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A Stunning White Temple

A relatively new temple built in 1963 ad is a good example of the mix of traditional and... read more

Reviewed December 29, 2017
GordonW318
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Joyful to Know Multi Cultural Environment

I was very surprise and happy to Know Multi Cultural Environment. we were able to find all... read more

Reviewed December 3, 2017
PiyushG411
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India
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29 Dec 2017
“A Stunning White Temple”
3 Dec 2017
“Joyful to Know Multi Cultural Environment”
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This spectacular temple is adorned floor to ceiling with sculptures and figurines. Jainism holds all forms of life to be sacred.
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Langoni Road near Digo Road, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
225428
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A guard at the door refused to let me in and a passer by told me it has been closed to the public since January because some taxi drivers took advantage of tourists in some way. Didn't really understand it.

Thank cmx51
Reviewed December 29, 2017

A relatively new temple built in 1963 ad is a good example of the mix of traditional and contemporary architecture Well worth a visit

1  Thank GordonW318
Reviewed December 3, 2017

I was very surprise and happy to Know Multi Cultural Environment. we were able to find all community humans over there

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Reviewed October 6, 2017

An ancient Jain temple built in the traditional style in white marble located right in the heart of the old town of Mombasa, amidst the narrow and noisy market lanes with hawkers aggressively selling their wares.... one feels they have gone back to the busy...More

1  Thank Sukesha D
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

They did not allow us in. It was very sad. They said that the rules changed a year ago prohibiting Africans/ locals from visiting the temple.

3  Thank Abby254
Reviewed April 20, 2016

I am a Jain and live in NYC and was very eager to visit the Jain Temple in Mombasa and talk with people there but was treated extremely rudely and was refused entry multiple times by the guard and apparently a woman who decided that...More

4  Thank AnjaliNYC
Reviewed March 3, 2016

If you have a hour or so to spare, this is worth a visit, the temple is clean, and looked after, it certainly makes you wonder about the years gone by.

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Reviewed November 25, 2015

I grew up in Mombasa but this was the first visit in over 30 years. This temple still has the power to awe. The coolness inside is inductive to prayer. Very intricate carving inside .

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Reviewed August 13, 2015

One of the oldest Jain temple out side India, recently completed 50 years. Located in old town area and easily accessible. Holy place for all devotees and followers of Jainism.

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Reviewed May 15, 2015

To see the different level....for women and men's.....the pictures are so nice, everybody should see it.....but take your time, to see all the small different details......and enjoy

1  Thank Tatjana0409
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