Raghunath Temple is located right in the center of Jammu City on the bank of River Tawi. The most popular temple of the Jammu region is dedicated to Lord Rama. There are total seven temples in the complex of Raghumath temple, which makes it as the largest temple complex in Northern India. The main idol of deity Rama of the temple was brought from Ayodhya, the birthplace of Rama. There are good numbers of galleries that houses 12,00000 shaligrams, the emblem of Lord Vishnu. This ancient temple was built by Maharaj Gulab Singh, Dogra ruler and completed by his son Maharaj Ranbir Singh. Interior of the temple is embellished with gold plated materials, arts and paintings.
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How to Reach:
Located in Katra, some 60 minutes away from Jammu city, you can reach the Raghunath temple by the regular bus services from the city or by hiring a cab.
Fatthu Chaugan, Pakki Dhaki, Old Heritage City, Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir 180001