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JAIPURRAJASTHANSHOPPINGFAIR & FESTIVALUSEFUL INFODIL COOL WORLD
Climate
Access
Forts & Monuments
Taragarh Fort
Adhai-Din Ka-Jhonpra
Temples
Nasiyan Temple
Brahma Temple
Rangji Temple
Savitri Temple
Saraswati Temple
Durgah
Dargah Khwaja Sahib
Lakes
Ana Sagar
Pushkar lake
Fairs
Pushkar Fair
URS Fair
Near Ajmer
Kishangarh
Tilonia 

AJMER - PUSHKAR

TEMPLES - Nasiyan (Red) Temple

Nasiyan (Red) Temple-AjmerThe red temple is a Digambar Jain temple which has a double- storey hall adjacent to the main temple. The hall displays a series of large gold plated wooden figures depicting legends from Jain mythology. The entire hall is richly adorned by glass mosaic, precious stones, gold and silver work. The place is also popularly called Soni Ji Ki Nasiyan.


 

Brahma Temple

Brahma Temple-AjmerThis is the only existing temple dedicated to lord Brahma and was constructed in the 14th century, standing on a high plinth with marble steps leading up to it.

A beautiful carved silver turtle sits on the floor facing the sanctorum or Garbha Griha. The marble floor around the silver turtle is embedded with hundreds of silver coins, with donors name engraved on them.

 

Old Rangji Temple

Old Rangji Temple-AjmerLord Rangji is an carnation in of lord Vishnu. This temple was built in 1823 by Seth Puran Mal Ganeriwal of Hyderabad. This temple is unique due to confluence of South Indian style (Dravid) Rajput and Mughal style of architecture.

New Temple
The gracious temple is very conspicuous, due to its south Indian style of architecture. It has a high rising Gopuram typical of southern India

Pushkar has more than 400 temples, the other important temples are Balaji la Mandir and Man Mandir.

Savitri Temple

Savitri Temple-AjmerThe temple of Lord Brahma's first wife. It is located on the hill behind the Brahma temple and one has to climb a long series of steps to reach the shrine. It commands a panoramic view of the beautiful lake and the picturesque surrounding of the villages

Saraswati Temple

Saraswati Temple-AjmerSaraswati is the wife of Brahma. Literally her name means 'the flowing one' .In the Rig Veda she represents a river deity and is connected with fertility and purification. She is considered the personification of all knowledge - arts, sciences, crafts and skills. She is the goddess of the creative impulse, the source of music, beauty and eloquence. Artists, writers and other individuals involved in creative endeavors have for millennia come on pilgrimage to Pushkar to request the inspiration of Brahma and Saraswati. According to a theory, the shrine myths are often metaphorical expressions of the particular power of a pilgrimage place, the lake, hill and area of Pushkar have a spirit or presence that awakens and stimulates the human capacity of creativity.