At some point in time, we all are getting bored of daily routine and need a refreshing change. Everyone has different perspective to view the things. Some find peace in exploring new places and some at home. For some adventurous journeys bring the zing back to their lives and for some soul-stirring spiritual journey soothe their senses. This time book a package of Rajasthan tour which is one of the colorful and vibrant states of India which is not only renowned for its magnificent forts and places but for its temple architecture as well. These temples of Rajasthan are the living examples of grandeur and opulence of the kings and maharajas of state who had ruled it during different eras.
The temple tour of Rajasthan helps you to visit some of the most famous temples of the state along with some of the most revered shrines depicting the secularism of India where people are free to follow their religion. Some of the most revered temples of the state are:
Brahma Temple at Pushkar
Brahma Temple is among the most famous temples of Rajasthan which are visited by devotees from all corners of the world. Located close to sacred Lake Pushkar it is the only temple in the world dedicated to Lord Brahma. The temple is said to be more than 2000 years old and is mostly visited during Kartika Poornima. Taking a holy dip in Lake Pushkar and the offering prayers in the temple are considered to be a ritual over here.
Karni Mata Temple at Deshnok
This temple is famous for its uniqueness as it holds more than 20,000 black rats and feeding them is the main ritual over here. It is situated 30 Km away from Bikaner and is devoted to Karni Mata. The food offered by the devotees is nibbled by the rats and then offered back to the devotees and the most astonishing fact is that nobody gets ill after taking it. The best time to visit this temple is during the Ashvin Shukla Dashmi, Karni Mata Festival or during the month of Chaitra.
Eklingji Temple, Udaipur
Eklingji Temple complex in Udaipur was built in the 8th century along with 108 temples surrounded by high walls. Dedicated to Lord Shiva the temple has a four-faced image of Lord Shiva in black marble. The temple is visited during Mondays and is best visited during MahaShivratri.
Galtaji Temple, KahaniaBalaji
An ancient temple located in KhaniaBalaji town just 10 km away from Jaipur is among the most sacred temples of Rajasthan. It consists of several temples and a sacred water tank to take a holy dip. It is also famous by the name of Monkey Temple due to a large population of monkeys. Dedicated to Bala Ji and Sun God the best time to visit the temple is during Makar Sankranti.
MehandipurBalaji Temple, Karauli
Located in Karauli district, the temple is dedicated to Bala Ji the other name of Lord Hanuman. The temple is famous for ritualistic healing and exorcism of evil spirits. It is not only famous in Rajasthan but in the whole country and can be visited anytime.
Birla Mandir, MotiDungari of Jaipur
Located in the foothills of MotiDungari of Jaipur the temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and his consort Goddess Lakshmi. The temple is quite famous for its architectural opulence and serenity of the place. The visit is during sunset to capture its beautiful glimpses and enjoy the richness of Rajasthan temple architecture which gets more illuminated during that time.
Akshardham Temple in Jaipur
Akshardham Temple is so popular in Jaipur and it is the major attraction of tourist which is especially known of Hindu God, Narayan. It was made in the 19th century.
Rani Sati Temple, Jhunjhunu
Rani Sati is one of the best and biggest temples in Hinduism denoted to Rani Sati
Ambika Mata Temple, Udaipur
Ambika Mata Temple is established in Udaipur which is most famous for its architectures and monuments.
Deo Somnath Temple, Dungarpur
DeoSomnathMandir is near to the bank of river som which is near to Dungarpur. This Temple has gathered a lot of tourist attraction because of its beauty in the design.
Tanot Mata Temple, Jaisalmer
Tanot Mata Temple is in the Jaisalmer nearest to the border and the war site of Longewala.
Jagdish Temple, Udaipur
Jagdish Temple is the major tourist attraction of Udaipur, known for its monuments.
You must visit these temples once and feel the peace in your inner self when I had gone there, I get mesmerized by the architectures, aura and they praised towards the god.