Sri Iyyappa Temple, Kathipura, Jaipur is ideally located near the prestigious Vaishaali Nagar and Army areas. The affairs of the Temple are managed by Sri Iyyappa Sewa Bhajana Samiti (Regd.). The Temple attracts a large number of people, particularly, on Saturdays and other special days. Among others, Makar Vilakku or Makar Sankranti and Anniversary day of Pranapratishta are most auspicious days of celebration. On all Saturdays and other important days, special Poojas, Bajana/Satsang and Annadhanam are conducted in the Temple.
The main deity is Lord Iyyappa and Upadevadas are Ganesh and Devi. The consecration ceremony was performed on 27th of April, 1995 by Brahmashri Sridharan Namboothiri.
The nearest airport is Jaipur Airport.
The nearest railhead is Jaipur Railway Station.
This temple is located 6.5 Km from Central Bus Stand.
Sri Iyyappa Temple,
A-42-43-43A, Singh Bhoomi,
Khatipura, Jaipur District,
Rajasthan, India, Pin code - 302 012.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- Bring consciousness
- Free from ego
Om Bootha Nathaya Vidhmahe Bava Nandhanaya Dheemahe Tanno Sastha Prachodayaath
Meaning -We worship Lord Shiva's son, Ayyappa. Salutations to Saastha (Ayyappa). May Ayyappa encourage our creativity.
Mattha Mathanga Gamanam Karunyamrutha Pooritham Sarva Vigna Haram Devam Sastharam Pranamamyaham
Meaning -I salute Lord Ayyappa, who has an elephant's gait, who is compassionate and who destroys all obstacles.
Loka Veeryam Mahaa Poojyam Sarva Rakshaakaram Vibhum Parvathee Hirdya Anandham Saasthaaram Pranamaamyaham
Meaning -I bend down to Lord Shastha, who defends Dharma and Sastra and who brings happiness to Parvathi's heart, the fearless warrior that protects all, who has great glory and who warrants great admiration and devoted worship.
Bhoothanatha, Sadananda, Sarva Bhootha Daya Para, Raksha Raksha Maha Baho, Sasthre Thubham Namo Nama
Meaning -I offer my salutations to Lord Sastha, the master of all beings, who is infinitely every happy, who is merciful towards everyone, I pray, protect me great hero.
The temple timing starts from 6:00Am to 9:00Pm