Jangloo

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Location of Nokha in Bikaner District

Jangloo (जांगलू) (Janglu) is a village in Nokha tahsil in Bikaner district in Rajasthan, India.

History

Its 12th century name was Jangalakupa (जांगलकूप). Jaina records mention it as Jangalakupa-durga (जांगलकूप-दुर्ग) as we learn from a Jaina Inscription of V.S.1176. This inscription mentions about the Mahavira temple of the place and records installation of image of Shantinatha in this temple. This place was also known as Ajayapura (अजयपुर) as we learn from another Jaina Inscription, recording the installation of image of Mahavira, of the same date.It is known for temples dedicated to Rishabhadeva and Mahavira. [1]

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