Friday, 10 May 2013

Pav Bhaji Maskaa Maarke at Juhu Beach, Mumbai

Pav Bhaji Stall at Juhu Beach, Mumbai 

If one ever visits Mumbai and goes to Juhu Beach don't miss eating delicious and chatpatti  "Mumbai Ki Pav Bhaji"

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Thursday, 9 May 2013

New Kashi Vishwanath Temple (Birla Mandir) , Varanasi

Dear Divine Souls ,

After visiting Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple I came to my final destination in my auto tour of kashi i.e. New Kashi Vishwamanth Temple or Birla Mandir, Varanasi .

New Kashi Vishwanath Temple or Birla Mandir

The New Kashi Vishwanath temple of Varanasi is located in the huge premises of the Benaras Hindu University (BHU). It is also called the Birla Mandir  as the famous industrialists family of India, the Birlas constructed it. The New Vishwanath Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is a replica of the Original Kashi Vishwanath temple which Aurangzeb destroyed. The temple is built in white marble stone  and was planned by Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya,  the founder of the Benaras Hindu University ( BHU). The most important characteristic of the New Kashi Vishwanath temple is that it is open to people from all castes and religions.

We enter the huge gate of BHU and after around a run of km inside we reach New Kashi Vishwanath temple

Benaras Hindu University : Entrance Gate 

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Wednesday, 8 May 2013

Tulsi Manas Mandir , Tridev Mandir and Sankat Mochan Hanuman, Varanasi

Dear Divine Souls ,

Coming to my next destinations in Kashi Yatra were Tulsi Manas Mandir , Tridev Mandir and Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple. 

Tulsi Manas Mandir

This is one of most famous temples in Varanasi and this is place where famous Hindu Epic Ramcharitmanas was composed by Saint Tulsidas. Located near Durga temple this temple stands on a large area with green decorative lawns and great landscapes around it. . The whole sight of watching the temple from the gate is simply beautiful . The whole temple was made in 1964 of white marble. The Temple is dedicated to Lord Ram.

Tulsi Manas Mandir , Varanasi
Tulsi Manas Mandir , Varanasi 

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Friday, 19 April 2013

Durga Temple (Mandir) and Kaudi Mata Mandir, Varanasi

On the occassion of Ramnavmi and final day of Navratri I bring you one of the most important temple of Varanasi called The Durga Mandir . 

Dear Divine Souls ,

After Tilbhandeshwar Mahadev Temple , I went to another very famous temple of Varanasi called the Durga Temple.This temples lies besides a rectangular pond known as Durga Kund. The Kund was connected to the Ganga river earlier .  This temple was built in 18th century by Bengali Maharani. Though built by a Bengali This temple does not have its  influence and built in Northern Style of architecture called Nagara. The temple is painted in Red  with orange ochre which correlates it with Durga  Maa the Great Goddess of strength & power. 

Durga Temple (Mandir), Varanasi
Durga Temple (Mandir)and Durga Kund, Varanasi 
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Wednesday, 17 April 2013

Bharat Mata Temple and Tilbhandeshwar Mahadev, Varanasi

Dear Divine Souls ,

After Kalbhairav and Mrityunjay Mahadev Temple, I took an auto and proceeded towards the important temples of Varanasi . First one was Bharat Mata temple. 

Bharat Mata Temple

There are only two temples dedicated to Mother India, one in Varanasi and other in Haridwar. Bharat Mata Temple is out of the way from all other important temples of Varanasi . This Temple is located in Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyaeeth Campus. It has huge open area with trees surrounding and huge lush green lawn  in front. 

This Temple was made by the nationalists Babu Shiv Prasad Gupta and Durga Prasad Khatri and inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi in 1936. 

Bharat Mata Temple , Varanasi
Bharat Mata Temple , Varanasi

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