Nili Chhatri Temple, New Delhi
New Delhi, New Delhi
Dedicated to Lord Shiva, Nili Chhatri Temple (Neeli Chhatri) is an ancient Hindu temple located in New Delhi. It is believed that the eldest Pandava brother, Yudhishthira established this temple and the Nigambodh Ghat adjacent to it and conducted Aswamedha yajna from here. Therefore, this temple is called Pandavan age temple.
According to the legends, Nili Chhatri Temple was built by Pandavas, under the special guidance of Yudhishthira. It is believed that Yudhishthira conducted Aswamedha yajna from here.
Timings : Temple timings : 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM and from 4:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Wear neat and good clothes and avoid shorts for men
Nigambodh Ghat, New Delhi, Delhi, Salim Garh Fort, Chandni Chowk, Delhi, 110006
By Road : There many public and private vehecals available to reach Nili Chhatri Temple, Delhi.
By Metro : The Nearest Metro station is Chandni Chownk station Metro station.
By Rail : The Nearest Railway station is Delhi Railway station.
By Air : The Nearest Airport is Indira Gandhi International Airport Delhi.
The nearest metro station is Chandni Chownk. It's near Nigambodh Ghat and very famous old bridge made by British known as Purana Lohia Pool.
Morning pooja and arati starts from 8:30 AM onwards