Durgiana Temple

  • 4.7

    Location: Hathi Gate, Goal Bagh, Amritsar, Punjab 143001, India.

    Estimated Visiting Time: 1-2 hours

    Durgiana is one of the famous temples in Amritsar. This temple similarly looks like the Shikh Golden temple. This temple’s name came from the Goddess Durga and This temple is dedicated to Goddes Durga. In this temple, Lakshmi and Vishnu parties are also there and worshipped in the temple.

    Attraction

    Everyone knows that for all Hindu religious temples are very important and peaceful places and also beautiful places they have ever gone to. And Durgiana temple in Amritsar is one of these peaceful places. This temple is not only for Hindus it’s for all visitors. This temple is so beautiful that you cannot take off your eyes.

    They designed the peace ness and everything is so amazing. 

    In the evening time, this temple looks more beautiful than ever Because then the dome’s lights are on.

    You go there and spend a very refreshing time.

    All These things attract all the visitors very much.

     

    History

    Durgiana Hindu Temple. Marble statue of religious deity garlanded in orange flowers.

    This temple is very important for all the Hindus and In the courtyard of the temple is a tree where Lava and Kusha bound Hanuman after the captured challenged horse of the Ashvamedha Yajna. In the 1868 Municipal committee, Amritsar Documents’ existence of the Talab is also mentioned. 

    Campbell mentioned durgiana in his book where he found some mystics practicing yoga. This temple is originally built in the 1centcentury.

    Inside/Outside Views

    Beautiful outside view of Temple Shree Durgiana Tirath in Amritsar, Punjab, India.

    This temple almost measures 160 meters (520 ft) and its canopies and dome are similar to that of the Golden Temple of the Sikh region.

    In this temple, the marble are used extensively in the Temple’s features and a Bridge provides the approach to the temple.

    The dome is illuminated with colorful lights and this temple is sometimes called silver  Because of the large exquisitely designed silver doors and also a rich collection of Hindu scripture.

    Opening Hours

    5.00 am to 7.00 pm is the visiting time of this temple.

    Entry & Others Fees

    There is no entry fee for this temple. It’s free of cost for all the visitors.

    How to Reach

    By air: The nearest airport to this place is Amritsar International Airport. You can easily reach there by air.

    By rail: Amritsar Junction is the nearby railway station from this temple. After reaching this station you can take a taxi to reach this temple.

    By road: By road is the best way. You can take hire a car or take a bus to reach this temple directly. 

    Tips for Travellers

    You must carry your necessary things

    FAQ

    Que-01: Is this place safe to visit?

    Ans: Yes it’s safe

    Que-02: Is photography allowed in this place?

    Ans: Yes, photography is allowed in this temple and it’s free of cost for all visitors.

    We wish you all the best for your journey. Happy Travel!!!

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