Religious Places and Temples in Jaipur

Religious Places and Temples in Jaipur

Jaipur is capital of the state of Rajasthan, was established by Raja Sawai Singh on 18 November 1727.this place was India’s first planned city and is the main tourist destination in Rajasthan. It is loaded with ancient monuments and forts that boast of its glorious past. A hung number of temples and various religious places reflect the spiritual utility of the dynasties of the past, who assembled them. separately from the temples and forts, various of gardens also improve the effervescent beauty of Jaipur.

Galtaji Temple

Galtaji temple is located about a distance 10 km from Jaipur.The temple is a pre-historical Hindu journey site. This temple is one of the jewels of Jaipur, temple complex covered with natural freshwater springs and seven holy ‘Kunds’ or water tanks. Among these Kunds, the ‘Galta Kund’, is one of the holiest and is believed to never get dry.

Birla Temple

The Birla Temple initially called Lakshmi Narayan Temple and is situated below the Moti Dungri Fort in Jaipur. Devoted to Goddess Lakshmi and Lord Vishnu, this temple is a proud architectural historical point of Jaipur. Established in pure white marble, Temple is not like the traditional oldest Hindu temples and is built with a modern way.

Govind Dev Ji Temple

Govind Dev Ji temple is the most sacred and popular visitor destinations in Jaipur, Rajasthan. Temple is situated in the City Palace complex, in Jaipur. The goddess, Govind Devji, is none other than Lord Shri Krishna Himself. It is trusted that the picture in this temple looks exactly how Lord Krishna looked during his incarnation on earth.

Moti Dungri

The Moti Dungri Temple in Jaipur was built in the early e18th century by Seth Jai Ram Paliwal and continues to be the most famous traveler destination in Jaipur. Temple is located in the heart of Jaipur, This temple is built on the small hill. Moti means Pearl and Dungri mean small hill, It is surrounded by an exotic place.

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Akshardham Temple

Akshardham Temple is one of the famous for its massive size and outstanding carvings, The temple is most popular for its tourist attractions of Jaipur. The temple attracts the traveler for its stunning architecture, sculptures, magnificent idols, and carvings. and is devoted to Lord Vishnu. Temple gives the actual glimpse of Indian architecture, sculptures and cultural heritage of Hindu gods to the tourist.

Garh Ganesha Temple

This is another temple of Lord Ganesha which is located on the hills near Nahargarh Fort and Jaigarh Fort.The temple was established by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh I when he accomplished the “Ashwamedha Yagna” at the time of establishment of Jaipur and placed the shrine of Lord Ganesha in the temple.

Jagat Shiromani Temple

Jagat Shiromani Temple is located in Amer is one of the famous temples in Jaipur and the temple is essentially visited more by the devotees of Lord Krishna. The most famous tourist’s attractions of Amer and also one of the religious places to visit in Jaipur. The temple was established by Queen Kankavati who was the queen of Raja Man Singh I and the temple were built-in memory her son- Jagat Singh. The architecture of this temple is delightful and believed to be developed between the years 1599-1608 AD.

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