Brahma Temple in Pushkar

The Brahma Temple in Pushkar, Rajasthan

The Brahma Temple is one of the most famous and revered temples in India, located in the holy city of Pushkar in the state of Rajasthan. The temple is dedicated to Lord Brahma, the creator of the universe, and is one of the few temples in the world where he is worshipped.

The temple is believed to be more than 2000 years old, and its architecture is a blend of Rajasthani and Mughal styles. The temple has a red spire and a marble floor, and is surrounded by a beautiful lake called Pushkar Lake.

Pushkar is a pilgrimage site for Hindus, and the Brahma Temple is considered to be one of the most important pilgrimage sites in India. The temple is visited by thousands of devotees every year, especially during the Pushkar Fair, which is held in November every year.

Visitors to the temple must remove their shoes before entering and are required to dress modestly. Non-Hindus are not allowed to enter the inner sanctum of the temple.

How to Reach the Brahma Temple

The Brahma Temple is located in the heart of the Pushkar city, approximately 14 km northwest of Ajmer. The nearest airport is in Jaipur, which is around 140 km away. The nearest railway station is in Ajmer, which is well-connected to major cities in India.

Visitors can take a taxi or a bus to reach Pushkar from Ajmer, and from there, the temple is just a short walk away. The temple is open from 5:30 am to 1:30 pm and from 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm every day.

Approximate Latitude and Longitude

The approximate latitude and longitude of the Brahma Temple are 26.4920° N, 74.5510° E.