Wednesday, 15 July 2015

Most Important Krishna Temple in india

The Sri Krishna Temple is one of the most important and the richest temple in the whole of South India. Dedicated to Lord Krishna , the temple is also known by the name of Guruvayurappan. It signifies the name of the deity meaning the lord of Guru and Vayu. The deity of Lord Krishna Temple is said to forgive the sins of his devotees who come to worship him in the temple. The Deity placed in the temple is over 5000 years old.

You can find a temple of Lord Krishna Temple with Radha or Rukmani. He is often known as the lord who plays the flute. Lets take a look at the most popular temples of Lord Krishna Temple that are well known worldwide for the history or association with His life.              

Dwarkadish temple

Dwarka is located on the west coast of Gujarat and is considered as a holy pilgrimage for devotees. Dwarka is the place where Lord Vishnu slew the demon Shankhasura. Also known as Jagat Mandir, Dwarkadish is around 2,500 years old temple. Do not forget to visit the temple of Rukmini (Krishna's wife who was believed to be an incarnation of Goddess Lakshmi).

Guruvayur Temple

Also known as the ‘Bhooloka Vaikunta’ or the abode of Lord Vishnu on Mother Earth, the Guruvayur temple, dedicated to Shri Krishna Temple is situated in Kerala. The temple is also known as Dwarka of Dakshin Bharat (South India) as it is one of the most famous temples in India. The idol of Sri Krishna Temple in the temple is believed to have been worshipped by Lord Brahma himself.

Jagannath Temple

This temple has lord Krishna idol with Subhadra and Balbhadra, his siblings which are made of wood. It is built in 11th century during Eastern Ganga Dynasty king, Raja Ananta Varman Chodaganga. It is situated in Puri and is one of the most sacred places of worship in India. This temple is quite famous for its Rath Yatra which takes place every year.


ISKCON Temple is located at Hari Krishna Temple Hill, in the East of Kailash area of New Delhi. It was built as recently as 1998 and is one of the most lavish and grand temples of the city. Says Dina Nath Das, the brain behind the entire show "it is important temple to present the story of human evolution to the people, in the right manner.

Jugal Kishore Temple

Located in Mathura city (birthplace of Lord Krishna), you can visit this peaceful holy pilgrimage and find solace. Jugal Kishore Temple is one of the most popular and the oldest temples of Lord KrishnaTemple in Mathura. Jugal Kishore temple is also known as Kesi Ghata temple as Lord Krishna killed the demon Kesi and took bath on this ghat. An aarti to Yamuna Devi is offered every evening here.

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