A visit to Jaipur exploring its major temples

Of all the things Jaipur is known for, not much is spoken about its beautiful temples. While the Birla Temple remains to be one of the main tourist attractions of the city, much of the other beautiful and massive temples are kept in the dark. This article talks about the various temples of Jaipur.

Jaipur is renowned for many things. From majestic palaces, ancient forts, beautiful parks and gardens, monuments sitting in the middle of lakes and a rich unique culture. Jaipur also has a fair share of beautiful temples spread across the city which makes it worth a visit. As you make your way to the city via the Delhi Cannt to Jaipur trains, here is a list of the temples in Jaipur you should definitely make some time out and visit.

galtaji temple

Galtaji Temple

Galtaji is a heavenly journey in India, found 10 kms far from Jaipur in Rajasthan. The immense complex of Galta Ji has a few temples in it. The Temple of Galtaji is well known for its regular water springs. Set in the midst of the delightful scene, Galtaji Temple offers a beautiful perspective of the city. Galtaji is viewed as a heavenly place, mainly due to the fact that Saint Galav spent his life reflecting here. Be that as it may, the temple was constructed much later by Diwan Rao Kriparam, a retainer of Sawai Jai Singh II, in the eighteenth Century. The exceptional structure of the Temple looks more like a house or Haveli. The temple, devoted to the Sun God, is the most well known sanctuary based on the highest point on a slope. The temple is decked with adjusted rooftops, wonderfully cut columns and painted dividers. Amongst the group of temples the one that stands out is the Hanuman temple.

birla temple

Birla Temple (Laxmi Narayan Mandir)

Birla Temple shapes one of the real attractions of Jaipur. Birla Temple of Jaipur looks staggering, when it is brilliantly lit in the night. Birla Mandir, in immaculate white marble, overwhelms the horizon of southern piece of Jaipur. The huge temple was built amid the year 1988, by Birla Group of Industries, one of the business moguls of India. The Temple is committed to Lord Vishnu (Narayana), the preserver and his consort Lakshmi, the Goddess of riches. Because of this reason, Birla Temple is otherwise called Laxmi Narayan Temple. The Birla Mandir is arranged just underneath the eminent Moti Dungri Fort. Worked in a contemporary way, Laxmi Narayan Mandir covers the unfathomable grounds of the city of Jaipur.

moti doongri

Moti Dungri

Moti Dungri is a little hill, midway situated in the city of Jaipur. The term Moti Dungri implies Hill of Pearls or Pearl Hill. The hill is noticeable by a royal residence and a temple. The temple of Moti Doongri is devoted to Lord Ganesha. This antiquated temple serves as a vacation destination for the grand perspective it offers. Moti Dungri Temple is critical from the religious perspective. Individuals from far and close frequently result in these present circumstances consecrated sanctuary to pay their respect to Lord Ganesha. Near the Temple, there a lovely Palace on the hill, this is known as Moti Dungri Palace. The Palace is an impersonation of a Scottish Castle. In the old times, it was possessed by Maharaja Madho Singh’s child. Still, the captivating Palace fits in with the regal family.

govind ji temple

Govind Dev Ji Temple

Govind Dev Ji Temple is one amongst the real vacation spots of Jaipur. The Temple speaks to the regal past of Jaipur. The Temple is committed to Govind Dev Ji (Other name of Lord Krishna). Govind Devji Temple of Jaipur is arranged in the City Palace complex, between the Chandra Mahal and Badal Mahal. Govind Dev Ji is the important divinity of Amber’s Kachwaha Dynasty. In the prior times, the symbol of the master used to live in the sanctuary of Vrindavan in Uttar Pradesh.