Hombuja (better known as Humcha or Hamchawadi)
is a Atishaya Kshetra, a place where divine events
regularly occur. It is the most famous pilgriage place
dedicated to Lord Parsvanath and Devi Padmavati, in
per Historians and Jain religios leaders, Humcha or
Hombuja is considered as the most scared place for Mata
This place is situated geographically
13° 52' 0 N, Longitude: 75° 13' 60 E), in state of
Karnataka in District Shimoga.
is known for its rich cultural and architectural
history related to Humcha has been written in 22 stone
inscriptions, fornd in various temples in Humcha. This
Story has been written on a stone inscription in "Panchkut
Basadi", 1077 AD in Sanskrit and Kannada.
This story can even be found in a book by name of "Jinduttrai
Charitrya" in Kannada by poet Padmanabh, written in