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Address: Jain Centre 32 Oxford Street, Leicester LE1 5XU, England
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+44 116 254 3091
08:30 - 20:30
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Sun 08:30 - 18:30
Mon - Sat 08:30 - 20:30

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It was very interesting to hear more about jainism and their life. The person explaining was very open and friendly, didn't shy away from even the most ackward questions... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2016
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Turku, Finland
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

It was very interesting to hear more about jainism and their life. The person explaining was very open and friendly, didn't shy away from even the most ackward questions :) Upstairs temple is quite suprising, and beautiful.

Thank NinaSula
Cairo, Egypt
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 257 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing architecture! Fascinating immersion in Indian culture and to be precise into Jainism. Jainism is an ancient religion from India that teaches that the way to liberation and bliss is to live a life of harmlessness and renunciation. The aim of Jain life is to achieve liberation of the soul. Sounds familiar? It should because that is the essence of... More 

Thank Amin A
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 31 July 2015

A lovely building that is full of character with lots of detail and there are ever helpful volunteers at hand to offer explanations to anyone who is interested;very peaceful and and a good place in Leicester to rest tired legs and feed the mind.

Thank 27Manu42
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 February 2015

This place is very peaceful. I would say it was a perfect stress release experience for me. Knowing the spiritual basic of this religion motivated me a lot on ways of living life. Interior is enormously beautiful. There is free entry. I would definitely visit next time whenever I am around this place.

1 Thank Myk_Shah
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2013

This is a truly special place - beautifully crafted, the smell of incense and a place to get away from it all. Simply brilliant and most welcoming - free entry

4 Thank IndianCricketFAN
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 31 May 2013

This is a beautiful, interesting building, it is like another world when you go inside. We weren't sure about going into such a place as we aren't religious, but we were made to feel welcome and the displays gave us a real insight into Jainism. Don't miss this if you are in the area, it is free to go in... More 

5 Thank Linzb81
Winchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2012

Situated on the Inner Circle Road, entering the Jain Centre, one enters a different world. The Temple is beautifully designed in traditional style - a very peaceful place of Indian (Jain) spirituality. Very interesting to watch the worshippers. We were warmly welcomed and appreciated the explanations spontaneously offered.

3 Thank AndrewA64
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Reviewed 14 May 2012

Made very welcome guided tour interesting free entrance very spiritual

3 Thank Eileen M
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Reviewed 2 November 2011

One of the only Jain temples built in a traditional way outside India. Superb architectural site. Must visit.

2 Thank jatingandhi

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