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Krishna, the supreme God, holds the most esteemed place in the religious realm of India as well as abroad. Krishna is known by different names in different parts of the country and has been worshiped in various forms for eternity. In this post, we look into the five most famous Krishna temples whose marvels has transcended several borders as a result of its rich history and magnificent architecture. Let’s take a look.
Located on the west coast of Gujarat, Dwarka is said to be one of most holiest pilgrimage among Krishna devotees. It is the auspicious place where God Vishnu killed the demon Shankhasura. Dwarkadish is also known as Jagat Mandir is said to be around 2500 years old.
The Guruvayur Temple is referred to as the Dwarka of the south. This temple is considered to be very auspicious as the idol of Krishna here is said to be worshiped by God Brahma himself. Residing in Kerala, the temple own 36 mighty temple and is said to be the abode where brides and grooms visit to solemnize their marriage.
JUGAL KISHORE TEMPLE
This Krishna temple is located in the birthplace of God Krishna, Mathura. This temple is considered to a holy pilgrimage where a lot of devotees come to in search of solace. The Jugal Kishore temple is one among the most famous temples dedicated to Krishna and is the oldest Krishna temple in Mathura. Since God Krishna killed the demon Kesi and took bath on this ghat, the Jugal Kishore temple is also known as Kesi Ghata temple.
This famous temple is located in the city where God Krishna is said to have spent his childhood. In this city, there are four temple dedicated to Krishna (Madana-mohana, Govindaji, Gopinatha and Jugal Kisore) which were ordered by King Akbar during his visit. Some other famous temples located near the city of Mathura are Banke Bihari Temple, Krishna Balaram Mandir, ISKCON, Govindaji Temple and Madana Mohana Temple.
One of the famous temples in India that is dedicated to the trinity of deities namely Jagannath, Balabhadra and Goddess Subhadra. Located in the city of Puri, Orrisa, it is one of the most holiest pilgrimage that attracts millions of devotees from across the world.
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