Temples

Bhalka Tirtha Temple
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December 16, 2017July 7, 2018

Bhalka Tirtha Temple

Bhalka Tirtha, which is sometimes referred to as the ‘Bhalka pilgrimage’, is a famous Hindu place of worship located in a quaint town of Somnath near Veraval along the shores of Arabian Sea. Veraval is one of the preferred tourist destination spots by the local residents as well as foreign tourists across the globe owing...

Bala Hanuman Mandir in Jamnagar
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December 14, 2017July 18, 2018

Bala Hanuman Mandir in Jamnagar

Shri Bala Hanuman Mandir, one of the most ancient temples and one of the best places of tourist attraction was established around 1963-64 by the great saint Shri Prembhikshuji Maharaj. The temple is the most popular temple of Jamnagar, Gujarat as its name is in the famous Guinness Book of world record because of the...

EME Temple in Vadodara, Gujarat
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December 12, 2017July 19, 2018

EME Temple in Vadodara, Gujarat

The EME temple is a rare religious construct which follows secularism and represents 5 major religions of the world. Its structure is covered with aluminum and not gold or silver and it is built by the corps of the Indian Army and is run by them…  The fascinating EME Temple in the EME road of...

Iskcon Temple of Gujarat in Ahmedabad- Enlightening and Elevating
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September 16, 2017July 7, 2018

Iskcon Temple of Gujarat in Ahmedabad- Enlightening and Elevating

Iskcon (International Society for Krishna Consciousness) temples are found all over the world. They owe their origin to Swami Prabhupada who grew up in Kolkata and had a convent education. As he grew up he met Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura in 1922 and was tasked with spreading the message of Chaitanya Mahaprabhu. In 1933 he became...

Rukmini Devi Temple in Dwarka: Dedicated to Lord Krishna’s Beloved
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May 26, 2017July 7, 2018

Rukmini Devi Temple in Dwarka: Dedicated to Lord Krishna’s Beloved

Devout Hindus make it a point to undertake the Chardham Yatra once they have fulfilled their worldly duties. They set off on a pilgrimage to Badrinath, Puri, Rameshwaram, and Dwarka. Dwarka is not just the home of Lord Krishna, Dwarkadheesh but it is also home to the Rukmini Devi Temple, dedicated to one of the...

Nageshwar Jyotirlingam Temple
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October 11, 2016July 8, 2019

Nageshwar Jyotirlingam Temple

There is an interesting belief about the Nageshwara temple…it is believed that one who prays here obtains freedom from poison, snake bites and worldly attractions. The distinguishing character of this temple is that the Linga is facing south unlike the other Nageshwar temples. Nageshwar Jyotirlinga is one out of the 12 Jyotirlingas as mentioned in...

Welcome to Ambaji Temple, Gujarat
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September 20, 2016July 7, 2018

Welcome to Ambaji Temple, Gujarat

Ambaji temple is one of the most revered temples of India and it has a rich historical and cultural significance. Learn more about this temple. Geography Ambaji temple is situated in the town of Ambaji that lies in the Taluka Danta of Banaskantha district of North Gujarat India. The beautiful Aravalli hills surround the Ambaji...

Somnath Jyotirlinga Temple, Gujarat
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August 29, 2016September 23, 2019

Somnath Jyotirlinga Temple, Gujarat

Somnath temple is one of the most revered shrines of Lord Shiva located on Gujarat’s shore of Saurashtra. The religious and mythical significance of Somnath temple is immense and thus pilgrims flock heavily at the Somnath temple each year. Jyotirlingam Lord Shiva at Somnath is enshrined as a Jyotirlingam; i.e. a resplendent column of cosmic...