Apart from this, there is a 3500-year-old mythological statue of Lord Adeswar in Derasar, which was found in Abu mountain at that time.
Rajkot : Temples including first Jyotirlinga Somnath, Ambaji are being covered with gold. While Jain temples were also covered with gold and silver years ago. Paryushan of the Jain community is being celebrated across the state. Very few people would know that gold and silver have been used to decorate a part of the 197-year-old Mandvi Chowk Jain Derasar located in the gold market of Rajkot across Gujarat. On the occasion of Mahavir Jayanti today, a 250-year-old real diamond was put at Mandvi Chowk Jain Derasar in Rajkot.
To start with, Jitubhai Desai President of Mandvi Chowk said in a conversation that 600 kg of silver has been used, from saffron ornaments to silver chariots and wherever necessary, silver has been inlaid in doors and walls. Even 1 kg of gold has been used in between. Also 250 years old Real Diamond is put which is the first in the whole country in this country.
According to Jeetubhai Desai, more than three lakhs were spent to cover Suparswanathdada’s necklace with gold and silver. It took two months for this. Only Panchal people can do this type of doors, engraving, engraving work, who lives in Ahmedabad, Mumbai. 8 craftsmen were called from Ahmedabad for the door work. The work went on for 60 days day and night. In the coming days also gold and silver are consumed periodically as required. A mythical statue of Lord Adeshwar, 3500 years old was found in Mount Abu. Still working on gold and silver. Glatt work is going on for gold to be used in some parts of the temple and to be applied to the idol. Apart from this, there is a 3500-year-old mythological statue of Lord Adeswar in Derasar, which was found in Abu moutain at that time.