Tourism » Rajasthan Pilgrimage|
|Saraswati is the wife of Brahma. Literally
her name means 'the flowing one' .In the Rig Veda she represents a
river deity and is connected with fertility and purification.
|This is the only existing temple dedicated
to lord Brahma and was constructed in the 14th century, standing on
a high plinth with marble steps leading up to it.
|The 10th - century Saas-Bahu temples
dedicated to the mother-in-law and daughter-in-law are rated among
the best temples in India. It has intricate architecture and carvings
including some erotic figures.
|Ossian is located at the edge of the
Thar Desert, 65 kms north west of Jodhpur. Though Ossian does not
figure in the regular tourist guides of India, yet this once prosperous
city, boasts of more than 100 Hindu and Jain temples dating back to
the Medieval age.
|The Galta Temple is financially supported
by the Birla family. It's an old place of pilgrimage, lying at the
bottom of some hills in a lush landscape of trees and bushes.
|This group of fine Jain temples were
built in the 12th to 15th century within the Jaisalmer Fort. They
are beautifully carved and dedicated to Rishabdevji and Sambhavnathji.
Dev ji Temple
|Sri Govinddevji, the family deity of
Amber's Kachawaha Dynasty, now dwells in Jaipur, along with his consort
|The shrine is considered to be a place
of wish fulfillment for those who pray with devout and pure hearts.
It is said that Emperor Akbar sought blessings for his son at the
|Ekligji (Kailashpuri) is a town situated
in a beautiful valley, attracting plentitude of visitors throughout
|Birla Mandir or the Lakshmi - Narayan
Temple, situated just below the Mooti Doongari, which is a replica
of a Scottish castle, is one of the most revered Hindu temples, dedicated
to Shri Lakshmi-Narayan.