Stamps of India – Godiji Temple, Mumbai – By India Post
Hon.Min.of State for Comm. & IT Milind Deora released special postage stamp on occasion of 200 yrs of Shri Godi Ji Parswanath Temple, Mumbai.
Godiji temple is situated in the Payadhuni / Pydhonie area of Mumbai . Unique indeed is the greatness of this Jain temple that is 199 years old and considered to be the best in the Jain temples in Mumbai. The idol of Bhagavan Parshvanath of renowned greatness is miraculous. Devotees in thousands have experience of the miracles. The first flag (Dhwaj) of the temple was installed by Shri Motishah Sheth, the best amongst those who are leaders of the Jain religious order. His contribution towards the construction of this temple was very much vital as his presence was for Jain Religion. The idol of Shri Godiji Parshvanath Bhagavan is a major source of attraction. Initially the temple was made of wood. It has been renovated recently with marble.
Date Of Issue:- 17.04.2012.
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