Murlidhar Temple is located in Pardi, on the banks of river Vena, in the Hinganghat taluk of Wardha District, Maharashtra. Pardi is located 37 KM towards east from the district headquarters Wardha and 758 kms from Mumbai, which is the state capital. Muralidhar temple is dedicated to Lord Krishna who is one among the ten incarnations of Lord Vishnu. The temple is well known in its locality. Special poojas are performed in the temple during the auspicious occasion of Gokulashtami, which marks the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna. A huge fair is held at the temple during this festival in memory of Saint Nagaji Maharaj, who was an ardent Krishna bhakth.
The nearest airport is The Sonegaon Airport (NAG) at Nagpur.
The nearest railway station is the Hinganghat Station.
The nearest major bus station is at Hinganghat. Bus services are available to reach Pardi from Hinganghat.
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 AM to Evening 9 PM