Varaha Mandir

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    Location: Main Market, Pushkar, Rajasthan 305022, India

    Estimated Visiting Time: 1 hour (approximately)

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    The famous Varaha Mandir is located in the city of Pushkar, under the state of Rajasthan, in India. The city of Pushkar is famous for its old gorgeous palaces, forts, and temples.

    This spiritual place is a must-visit place in the city. Many people come to visit this place from different parts of the world every year. The architecture of this temple attracts the tourists most. If you are in Pushkar, you must visit this city once. It will be an amazing experience for you


    vataha mandir side view photo

    The Varaha temple in Pushkar is a religious place with a great history. Because of that, this place is very popular among history enthusiasts. The architecture of this temple is very eye-catching. The atmosphere is relaxing and soothing. You can enjoy a good time here with your family and friends and will be able to know many things connected with the city. This place is also good for photography.


    vataha mandir inside view photo

    This is an ancient temple that is dedicated to Lord Vishnu‘s Varaha Avatar. A wild boar incarnation of the third Avatar. This historical temple was built by King Anaji Chauhan in the 12th century. Later the temple was destroyed by Emperor Aurangzeb in 1727. But it was reconstructed by Raja Swami Man Singh of Jaipur.

    Inside/Outside Views

    Pushkar celebrates Hinduism and the Varaha temple is a testament to it. This temple is a historical landmark in the city of Pushkar. It is a rare and excellent temple of Lord Varaha, an Avatar of Lord Vishnu. This temple has a big idol of the Lord Varaha painted in the color of white.

    Opening Hours

    Varaha temple is open every day of the week. It is open from sunrise to sunset.

    Entry & Others Fees

    No entry fee is needed to visit Varaha Temple. It is free for all. Whether it is Indian or foreign you don’t have to pay any fee.

    How to Reach

    By air: The nearest airport to Varaha temple is the Kishangarh Airport. It is situated at a distance of 31 km from the temple. This airport has a good connection with other cities in India. Local transports are easily available at the airport which can take you to the Varaha temple.

    By train: The nearest railway station to Varaha temple is the Ajmer railway junction. It is situated at a distance of 21 km from the place. This rail station is well connected with the other cities of Rajasthan as well as India. You will easily find local transport at the station. By hiring them you can reach your destination.

    By Road: You can find local transport at the airport that can take you to the lake.

    Tips for Travellers

    • Shoes are not allowed in the temple
    • Photography is not allowed inside the temple
    • Cameras are not allowed inside the temple
    • One needs to wear appropriate clothes.


    Que-01: Is this place safe to visit?

    Ans: Yes, this is an absolutely safe place for tourists. You can go there without any doubt. For your convenience, here is the local police station information:

    Location: NH89, Rajasthan 305022, India

    Google map:

    Phone no: +91 145 277 2046

    Que-02: Is photography allowed in this place?

    Ans: One can take photos outside the temple but photography is not allowed inside the temple.

    Que-03: Is mobile phones allowed inside Varaha temple?

    Ans: No, mobile phones and cameras are not allowed inside the temple. 

    Que-04: When is the best time to visit Varaha Temple?

    Ans: The best time to visit the Varaha temple is in the winter. Which is from October to February. You should plan your trip between these months. 

    Is guide available in Varaha temple:

    Guides can be found on payment near the temple sometimes. Local people are helpful. They can also be helpful. Finding a guide is not a problem.

    Places to visit near Varaha Temple:

    • Pushkar lake
    • Brahma Temple 
    • Rangji Temple
    • Savitri Mata Temple
    • Anasagar Lake
    • Pushkar Adventure Camp & Camel Safari

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

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