Famous Temples In India

Famous Temples In India

  • India is the land of spiritual bliss, splashed by the waters of holy rivers. The rich cultural heritage of India owes to the glory of its historical past. These places are marked by a number of holy temples, which were constructed by the great kings, who ruled India. Some of these Indian temples are known for their architectural magnificence and sculptural splendor, the world wide over.
  • India is home to many diverse cultures and religions. Characterized by different ideologies, traditions and rituals, the country has a place to worship in every corner. Although there are numerous religions in India, Hinduism is followed by a majority of the population. India has around 80 percent or 97 crore Hindus and lakhs of Hindu temples. You will find temples with different styles and architecture all across the country. The intricate carvings and the massive structure will fill you with awe. People from all over the world visit these temples to find faith and attain spiritual enlightenment. Each temple has a unique story and history. From the long list of the most beautiful and interesting temples in India, we have selected the 10 most famous temples in the country.
  • Located on top of the Trikuta Mountains of Katra in the beautiful valley of Jammu and Kashmir, cave temple and one of the holiest pilgrim sites in India. The temple is also one of the most visited shrines in the country with nearly 10 million people visiting every year. Vaishno Devi is a form of Goddess Mahalakshmi and is also called Vaishnavi, Trikuta and Mata Rani. Devotees usually walk from Katra to the temple. The trek is about 12 km long. Instead of idols, the holy cave has three naturally formed rock heads, which are known as pindies.

Temples in India :

Temple Location
Akshardham Temple Delhi
Amarkantak Temple Chhattisgarh
Amarnath Cave Temple Jammu & Kashmir
Angrabadi Temple Jharkhand
Annamalaiyar Temple Tamil Nadu
Badrinath Temple Uttarakhand
Brihadeeswara Temple Tamil Nadu
Chennakesava Temple Karnataka
Durgiana Temple Punjab
Dwarkadhish Temple Gujarat
Gangotri Temple Uttarakhand
Golden Temple Punjab
Gomateshwara Temple Karnataka
Hoysaleswara Temple Karnataka
Iskcon Temple Uttar Pradesh
Kalighat Mandir West Bengal
Kamakhya Temple Assam
Kanaka Temple Andhra Pradesh
Kanchipuram Temples Tamil Nadu
Kashi Vishwanath Temple Uttar Pradesh
Kedarnath Temple Uttarakhand
Khajuraho Temple Madhya Pradesh
Konark Sun Temple Odisha
Kumbakonam Temples Tamil Nadu
Laxminarayan Temple Delhi
Lingaraja Temple Odisha
Lord Jagannath Temple Odisha
Lotus Temple New Delhi
Malinithan Temple Arunachal Pradesh
Manikaran Temple Himachal Pradesh
Meenakshi Temple Tamil Nadu
Nellaiappar Temple Tamil Nadu
Ram Tirath Temple Punjab
Ramanathaswamy (Rameshwaram) Temple Tamil Nadu
Ranakpur Temple Rajasthan
Sabarimala Temple Kerala
Sanchi Stupa Madhya Pradesh
Shankaracharya Temple Jammu & Kashmir
Shirdi Sai Baba Temple Maharashtra
Shri Digambar Jain Lal Mandir Delhi
Siddhivinayak Temple Maharashtra
Somnath Temple Gujarat
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple Kerala
Thillai Nataraja Temple Tamil Nadu
Tirupati Balaji Andhra Pradesh
Vaishno Devi Jammu & Kashmir
Virupaksha Temple Karnataka
Yamunotri Temple Uttarakhand

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