- Address: Chittorgarh Fort Village, Chittorgarh, Rajasthan 312001, India
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids
Meera Temple - Review
Whosoever is aware of Indian mythologies and history would be aware of the eternal verses of Meera, the saint poetess. Chittorgarh is the birth place of Meera Bai, a 16th century Rajput princess. Meera had abandoned the worldly pleasures in order to dedicate her life to Krishna, the Hindu Lover God. Infact the tradition of religious poetry movement in India is associated with Meera only. The Meera temple in Chittorgarh is dedicated to this poetess. Crafted in the architectural style of Rajputs, this temple exhibits extreme piety and dedication. Inside the temple, there are four pavilions in the open arcade enclosing the sanctum. As you walk inside the temple you shall be able to watch beautiful paintings of Meera Bhajans and Lord Krishna. There is also a carved statue of the five human bodies and one head. It signifies that there is no division on the basis of caste and creed to enter this temple.
Meera Temple Information
- Follow the Hindu rituals like taking off your shoes while entering the temple.
Meera Temple Ticket Prices
- Entry is free.
Meera Temple Hours
- Recommended time to visit will be from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.
How To reach Meera Temple by Public Transport
- One can hire an auto rickshaw or a tempo to reach the temple from Chittorgarh town.
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Things to Know Before Visiting Meera Temple
39.68% of people who visit Chittorgarh include Meera Temple in their plan
1 PM - 2 PM
66.67% of people start their Meera Temple visit around 1 PM - 2 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Meera Temple
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Meera Temple
Meera Temple Trips
Meera Temple, Chittorgarh Reviews
Authentic beauty, serene and quite. The place surrounded by temples is peaceful no wonder meera preferred this place over her house.
Beautiful temple, it's near to kumbh palace. Beautifully crafted. This place is dedicated to Meera Bai, who was a Rajput princess and is also being well known as a worshipper of lord Krishna, poetess and saint. The Meera temple was built during Rana Kumbha's reign. The temple is very close to Vijay stambh, Jauhar place, Fateh Prakash Palace. While visiting either of them, it is suggested that pay a visit to the other one.
Amazing architecture and stone works. As the name itself shows, it the Meera bai's temple devotee of Lord Krishna. It is located in the chittorgarh fort known as Marvels of Rajasthan.
Meera, also known as Meera Bai or Mirabai (1498-1546) was a Hindu mystic poet of the Bhakti movement. She referred to the Lord, whom she saw as her husband, with different names like Satguru, Prabhu Ji, Girdhar Nagar, Krishna. She even called him the husband of her soul. Due to their jealousy, her in-laws disapproved of her public singing and dancing as she belonged to a Royal Family of Mewarh and was a princess. But she had too much love for her god and sacrificed everything, even her family, for god. She is a celebrated Bhakti saint, particularly in the North Indian Hindu tradition
The only meera bai temple in Rajasthan Meera, an ardent devotee of Lord Krishna was the wife of Bhoj Raj Singh, who was the king of Mewar. As Chittorgarh was the birthplace of Meera Bai, who was the most ardent devotee of Lord Krishna, Rana Kumbha built Meera Temple to honor her devotion to the God