Sponsor ADs
Gujarat Web Directory Gujarat Web Directory Gujarat Web Directory
Home     Gujarat Tourism   |  Classifieds  |   Forum   |   Gujarat News  |  Advertise
Where you are :: Gujarat Guide Online -> Gujarat Tourism -> Ambaji Temple
Web
Gujarat Guide
Web Hosting India
Gujarat Information
Gujarat Cities
ISD Code
STD Code
Toll Free Numbers
Weather
World Time
Currency Converter
Astrology

Gujarat Temples
Somnath Temple
Dwarka Temple
Palitana Temple
Akshardham Temple
Ambaji Temple
Dakor Temple
Pavagadh Temple
Sun Temple, Modhera
Bahucharaji



Gujarat Temples

Gujarat Tourist Guide provides online information about Ambaji Temple.

Ambaji Temple

Ambaji is the major Shakti piths of Ambe Mata situated in the Banaskantha district of Gujarat State. Ambaji is the seat of Ambe Mata, the mother goddess. Millions of devotees visit the temple every year. Ambaji temple has a golden yantra with 51 shlokas. A triangular Yantra, inscribed with figures and the syllable shree in the center, represents the deity There is no image of Ambaji Mata in temple, people worship the yantra.

Original seat of Ambe Mata is on gabbar hill, located 3 kms away from Ambaji temple. The temple is aligned in the same axis at Gabbar hill. On the Gabbar hill, footsteps of Goddess Ambe Mata are printed. It is believed that heart of Goddess Parvati fell on Gabbar Hill. Also tonsure of Lord Krishna took place here.

The temple is open from 7 AM to 4:0 PM and 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM . A large number of devotees visit the temple every year specially on Purnima days . Every Purnima devotees reaches Ambaji to worship Ambe Mata. Bhadrapadi Purnima is the main festival when a big fair of devotees comes at Ambaji.

Ambaji town is also known for mines of fine quality of marble and granites located in the area. Mt. Abu is just 45 kms away from Ambaji.


How to Reach to Ambaji:

By Air :
Nearest airport is in Ahmedabad at 200 kms.
By Rail :
Nearest railway station is Abu Road at 22 kms.
By Road :
State transport buses and private luxury coaches are available to reach Ambaji from various cities of Gujarat.
Sponsor ADs
Home | Gujarat Samachar | Gujarat Yellow Pages | Gujarat Tourism | Movies | Sitemap 1 | Sitemap 2 | Movies
Gujarat Cities: Ahmedabad | Bhavnagar | Gandhinagar | Kutch | Rajkot | Surat | Vadodara  | More...
Tourist Attraction: Ahmedabad Tourism | Bhavnagar Tourism | Gandhinagar Tourism | Kutch Tourism | Rajkot Tourism | Surat Tourism | Vadodara Tourism
Yellow Pages: Ahmedabad Yellow Pages | Bhavnagar Yellow Pages | Gandhinagar Yellow Pages | Kutch Yellow Pages | Rajkot Yellow Pages 
Surat Yellow Pages | Vadodara Yellow Pages
Network Partners : Internet Service | Broadband Internet | Internet Provider
Web Hosting India
Copyright©2010 GujaratGuideOnline.com All Rights Reserved