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Temples

Ambika Mata Temple, Jagat

Rajasthan , Udaipur

The ancient temple of Ambika Devi with its beautiful architecture and exquisite carvings is located in a cleft of rocks in the village of Jagat in Rajasthan. Here the goddess is worshipped as 'shakthi', the primary source of energy. It is believed that this temple was built in about 960 AD. From the inscription on the pillars of the temple it can be concluded that it was renovated in the 11th century by Allat, earstwhile ruler of Mewar. The shrine is known as the 'Khajuraho of Rajasthan', an ode to its intricate etchings, exotic sculptures and ornamented panels.

Legend

Some legends consider the Ambika devi temple as a Shakthipeeth, one of the revered places where the body parts of Sati devi fell.

Architecture

Architecturally, the temple with a pentagonal structure, is a sight to behold, its intricate and extraordinary artisanship giving it the name 'Khajuraho of Rajasthan'. The doorway of the temple is beautifully carved and the ceiling panel of the 'mandap' is decorated with multi-lobed motifs. The shrine comprises an elevated altar where the image of the Goddess is placed. The outstanding architecture of the temple comprises of various sculptures of...View more

Darsan Info

Timings : Temple timings:- 6.00 AM to 7.00 PM

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Darsan Dresscode

Devotees are advised to wear clean and conservative clothing.

Culture

Udaipur, the erstwhile capital of Mewar dynasty is one of the major cities of Rajasthan. Popular for its history, culture, scenic locations and the Rajput-era palaces, Udaipur is a favored destination of tourists from all around the world.

Location and Contact

Jagat, Udaipur, Rajasthan 313703

Udaipur is well connected to all major cities by air, rail and road. The temple is 58 kms in the south-east of Udaipur, in Jagat village. Local taxis or jeeps can be hired from Udaipur to the temple.

Additional Info

  1. Udaipur has hotels, resorts and accommodation  for all budgets. 
    Rajputana Udaipur (0294 329 6068)
    Cambay resort (092143 35549)
    The Amargarh resort (9079 2646 3724)
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  2. ICICI Bank, Bank of Rajasthan
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Temple Rituals

The priests perform regular pujas and rituals to the deity.

Regular Offerings

Flowers and Garlands

Special Rituals

Aarti is done to the deity three times a day.

Famous Festival

April - Mewar
October - Navrathri

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