Jag Mandir is the central attraction in the picturesque Kishore Sagar artificial lake. It was originally a temple which was built in 1740 for the queen of Kota.
About The Temple
The architectural style of Jag Mandir is worth noticing as it is a mix of Mughal and Hindu architectural style. The interiors of the palace are adorned with different wall paintings which depicts the Hindu gods and goddess.
The red sandstone building is a marvel during the night with illuminations all around reflecting on the azure waters of the serene lake. Boat riders have the rare chance of viewing the Jag Mandir in close vicinity. It is nice to see daytimes as well with glowing marbles of the palace in the sunlight. This palace enhances the beauty of the Kishore Sagar Lake.
The nearest airport is Sanganeer Airport. The nearest railway station to jag mandir is Kota Jn Train Station which is 5 km away from Jag Mandir. One can easily get regular buses to Kota from other major cities of the country.
Kota, Kota District,
Pincode – 324001.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- Freedom from diseases
- Relief from adverse effects from bad planetary aspects
- Relief from bondage
Achutham Keyshavam Rama Narayanam Krishna Damodaram Vasudevam Harim Shridharam Madhavam Gopika Vallabham Janaki Nayakam Ramachandram Bhajey
Meaning -Oh Lord who cannot be perished, who also has names like Keshava, Rama, Damodara, Narayana, Sridhara, Madhava, Krishna, Ramachandra the beloved of Janaki, let me say your name regularly.
Vasudeva Sutham Devam Kamsa Chanoora Mardhanam Devaki Paramanandham Krishnam Vande Jagathgurum
Meaning -I bow to you O Krishna, the ultimate guru, Devaki and Vasudeva's son, and the destroyer of Kamsa and Chanur.
Adharam Madhuram Vadanam Madhuram Nayanam Madhuram Hasitam Madhuram Hridayam Madhuram Gamanam Madhuram Mathuraa Dhipate Rakhilam Madhuram
Meaning -Meaning - Sweet are Your lips, sweet is Your face, sweet are Your eyes, sweet is Your smile, sweet is Your heart, sweet is Your gait, O Lord of Mathura, everything about You is sweet.
Alokya Mathur Mukha Madarena Sthanyam Pibantham Saraseeruhaksham Sachinmayam Devam Anantha Roopam Balam Mukundam Manasa Smarami
Meaning -I think of this Balamukundan as the one who looks lovingly at his mother's face while taking milk from her, who has eyes similar to the red lotus, who is the embodiment of truth and intelligence and other forms.
Morning 6:00 am to Evening 9:00 pm