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13th Jain Tirthankara
Alternate name: Vimalnath
Historical date: 1.6 X 10^211 Years Ago
Father: Kritvarman
Mother: Suramya (Syama)
Dynasty: Ikshvaku
Birth: Kampilya
Nirvana: Sammed Shikhar
Colour: Golden
Symbol: Pig
Height: 60 dhanusha (180 meters)
Age At Death: 6,000,000 years old
Attendant Gods
Yaksha: Shatdukh
Yaksini: Vijaya

Vimalnath was the thirteenth Jain Tirthankar of the present age (Avasarpini).[1] According to Jain beliefs, he became a Siddha, a liberated soul which has destroyed all of its karma. Vimalnath was born to King Kratvarm Raja and Queen Shyama Devi at Kampilaji in the Ikshvaku clan. His birth date was the third day of the Magh Sukla month of the Indian calendar.[1]

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  1. ^ a b Tukol, T. K. (1980). Compendium of Jainism. Dharwad: University of Karnataka.  p.31

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