Place To Visit
Get to see a true replica of the original Vaishno Devi temple of Jammu Kashmir in Ahmedabad
The Vaishnodevi Temple is a stone-built place of worship located along the Sarkhej Gandhinagar Highway, also known as the Vaishnodevi Circle. The temple architecture is a 50-foot-diameter carve into an artificial rock. The temple, which boasts a 1350-square-foot hall, can accommodate up to 5000 devotees at any given time.
The Vaishnodevi Temple in Ahmedabad is a miniature replica of the Vaishnodevi Temple in Katra, Jammu and Kashmir. It is dedicated to Vaishnodevi, an avatar of Maa Durga, the Hindu female deity. Within the temple, the heads of three other Hindu goddess idols, Lakshmi, Kali, and Saraswati, as well as a Shaiva shrine, are installed.
Within the confines of the mountains, a sacred temple 50 feet in diameter has been constructed. Goddess Vaishno Devi, a manifestation of Goddess Durga, is the temple's presiding deity. A magnificent temple surrounded by a sprawling garden is frequently visited by a large number of devotees. It has a 1350 square foot hall that can hold up to 5000 people.
It's better to visit in the winter months from November to February
Open Time : 6:00 a.m - 7:00p.m
Entry : free
Address : Shri Mata Vaishnodevi Tirthdham, National Highway 147, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
By TANISHA JAISWAL