A well-famed temple that has blessed Indore and its people has the largest Ganpati statue in the world. Wednesday’s usually call for a big carnival; loads of devotees along with prodigious rituals.
Kal Bhairav, Ujjain-
The aura of Kal Bhairav involves quite eerie facts; flaming hair, tiger teeth, snakes and garlands of the skull around his neck. However, this temple is best known for being people’s favourite, in order with the fulfilment of wishes.
One of India’s biggest and famed Lord Shiva temple, Mahakaleshwar is the hot spot for all religious activities in M.P. Another highlight is the Bhasma-Aarti- done with ashes of a human’s residual.
Built on an island in Narmada River; Omkareshwar is amongst the most treasured 12 Jyotirlinga. There’s also room for great artefacts and carvings on the wall.
Ahilyeshwar Temple, Maheshwar-
Positioned inside the fort, which has turned into a heritage hotel, the highlight of this temple is the dedicated shrine of Lord Rama.
ISKCON Temple, Indore-
ISKCON doesn’t need an introduction, its glory is ubiquitous around the globe. This temple is located on the outskirts in the serene neighbourhood; tranquillity is assured everywhere.
Situated atop the hill, Gommatgiri is a Jain temple, yet, inviting devotees of all casts and creeds. It provides a great view from the hill and the typical malvi food available here is utterly lip-smacking.
Hinkargiri, Indore –
The architectural grandeur of this Jain teerth possesses the biggest shrine in the nearby neighbourhood. On Sunday’s they serve an opulent assortment of cuisine- Go try them!
Mohankheda Jain Teerth-
More than a century old, this teerth is far from the city and thus serves as a perfect gateway for a day out with family. Over the years, it has evolved as an exemplar learning centre about Jainism.
Chintaman Ganesh Temple-
Ages old temple a witness to the unsung beauty of 11th century, this is the biggest Ganesh temple in Ujjain. This temple is highly revered since it is believed to have originated by itself.