You must have seen Mathura-Vrindavan near Delhi, now visit these 7 temples also where Lord Krishna himself showers his blessings

Ronit Kawale
Ronit Kawale - Senior Editor
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Lord Krishna's city Mathura is also one of the major pilgrimage sites of North India. Every day thousands of Krishna devotees go crazy to get a glimpse of the Lord in the temples of Mathura. Although there are many temples dedicated to Lord Krishna in Mathura, where the modern construction style and architecture is famous in the world, but there are many mythological temples of Lord Krishna in Vrindavan near Mathura, where devotees feel the old-age architecture and the presence of God. If you are also planning to visit Mathura-Vrindavan, then do not forget to visit these 7 temples. (All photo courtesy: Wikipedia Commons)

Bankebihari Temple, Vrindavan

Banke Bihari temple of Vrindavan is one of the most revered and oldest Krishna temples in the world, where you can visit and see half of Vrindavan Dham. Crowds of devotees keep flocking to Banke Bihari temple. A black statue of Lord Krishna is installed here.

Sri Krishna Janmasthan Temple

Yes, the birthplace of Lord Krishna is also located in Mathura. According to mythological beliefs, Lord Krishna was born in the sanctum sanctorum of Shri Krishna Janmasthan Temple, which used to be a prison earlier. Here one can see the child form of Kanha ji.

Dwarkadhish Temple, Mathura

Dwarkadhish Temple, Mathura

The Dwarkadhish temple of Mathura is dedicated to Lord Krishna, where the architecture is based on Rajasthani style. In this temple, you will not only get to see Lord Krishna, but you will also get to see artifacts related to the events of his life.

Shri Radha Raman Temple, Mathura

Shri Radha Raman Temple, Mathura

Sri Radharaman Temple is also a very ancient temple, where a unique idol of the Lord is installed. This form of the Lord was carved out of Shaligram stone. Worship and rituals are performed regularly in this temple established by Gopal Bhatt Goswami.

Prem Mandir, Vrindavan

Prem Mandir, Vrindavan

A grand Prem Mandir dedicated to Lord Krishna and Radha Ji has also been built in Vrindavan, the beauty of which attracts tourists from all over the country and abroad. The architecture and sculptures here depict the pastimes of Lord Krishna.

Shri Gopinath Ji Temple

Shri Gopinath Ji Temple

One of the oldest temples in Vrindavan is the Shri Gopinath Temple which houses the idols of Radha Rani and Lord Krishna along with Radha's younger sister Ananga Manjari and her friends Lalita and Vishakha.

Mr. Nidhivan

Mr. Nidhivan

The discussions of Lord Krishna's Raasleela are famous all over the world. Vrindavan's Nidhivan is a living example of this incident, where Lord Krishna, Radha Rani and the gopis performed the holy Raasleela. Even today, Radha Rani is adorned with Lord Krishna in the temple here.


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