Category Gujarat

It’s capital city is Gandhinagar, while its largest city is Ahmedabad. Gujarat, India’s westernmost state, has varied terrain and numerous sacred sites. Religious sites play a major part in the tourism of Gujarat. Somnath is the first amongst twelve Jyotirlingas and is mentioned in the Rigveda. The Dwarakadheesh Temple and Dakor Ji are holy pilgrimage sites with temples dedicated to Lord Krishna. Other religious sites in the state include Ambaji, Dakor, Shamlaji, Chotila, Becharaji, Mahudi, Shankheshwar, etc.

Dudheshwar Mahadev, Kangra

Dudheshwar Mahadev, Kangra Date built: – Deity: – Architectural style: – Major festivals Maha Shivaratri & ShraavanaMonth Locale: – District:: Kangra Address: Bhat, Gujarat 382210 Phone  08444849990 The Dudheshwar Mahadev temple also known as Mahadev temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva and is located in village of…
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Bhavnath Temple, Mau, Aravalli

Bhavnath Temple, Mau, Aravalli Date built: – Deity: – Architectural style: – Major festivals – Locale: – District:: Aravalli Address: – Phone – Juna Bhavnath Temple is an ancient temple dedicated to Shiva in Mau village of Bhiloda Taluka of Aravalli district, Gujarat, India. It is situated…
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Bhalka, Gir Somnath

Bhalka, Gir Somnath Date built: – Deity: – Architectural style: – Major festivals – Locale: Veraval District:: Gir Somnath Address: Bhalka, Veraval, Gujarat 362265 Phone  09033269349 Bhalka Tirtha (Bhalka Pilgrimage) located in the Veraval in Saurashtra on the western coast of Gujarat, India, is the place where Krishna was…
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Becharaji, Mehsana

Becharaji, Mehsana Date built: – Deity: – Architectural style: – Major festivals – Locale: – District:: Mehsana Address: – Phone – Becharaji or Bahucharaji is a temple town and taluka capital in Mehsana district of Gujarat state, India. The town is associated with Hindu goddess Bahuchara Mata worshipped as Bala. It is one…
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Bahuchara Mata, Mehsana

Bahuchara Mata, Mehsana Date built: – Deity: – Architectural style: – Major festivals – Locale: – District:: Mehsana Address: – Phone – Bahuchara Mata is a Hindu goddess of chastity and fertility in her Maiden aspect, of the incarnation of the Mother aspect of Shakti. She is considered…
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Atmajyoti Ashram, Vadodara

Atmajyoti Ashram, Vadodara Date built: – Deity: – Architectural style: – Major festivals – Locale: Vadodara District:: Vadodara Address: Atmajyoti Ashram Road, Ellora Park, Subhanpura, Near Amra Kunj Society, Race Course Circle North, Vadodara, Gujarat 390023 Phone 02652398094 Atmajyoti Ashram is…
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Ambaji, Banas Kantha

Ambaji, Banas Kantha Date built: – Deity: – Architectural style: – Major festivals – Locale: – District:: Banas Kantha Address: – Phone – Ambaji is an important temple town with millions of devotees visiting the Ambaji temple every year. It…
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Akshardham, Gandhinagar

Akshardham, Gandhinagar Date built: 2 November 1992 Deity: Swaminarayan Architectural style: – Major festivals – Locale: Gandhinagar District:: Gandhinagar Address: J Road, Sector 20, Gandhinagar, Gujarat 382020 Phone 07923260001 Swaminarayan Akshardham in Gandhinagar, Gujarat is a large Hindu temple complex inspired…
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The Somnath Temple, Gujarat

The Somnath Temple is believed to be the first among the twelve jyotirlinga shrines of Shiva. Reconstructed in 1951. It is believed that Somnath Temple was first built Thousands of year back. But Muslim invaders attacked it & destroyed it 17…
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