Bharat Mata TempleCurrently Closed
- Address: Samvanya kutir, Sapt sarovar, Bhupatwala, Haridwar, India
- Timings: 09:30 am - 08:00 pm Details
- Phone: 01334-260256
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids, Architecture
Bharat Mata temple is the temple of Bharat mata or Mother India a representation of India in the form of Mother Goddess. The Goddess illustrated by a woman dressed in a saffron coloured Sari holding flag in hands is one of its kind as is not a religious but a cultural centre of India. Founded by Swami Satyamitranand Giri, this modern-day temple was inaugurated by Late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.
This eight-storied temple is tall to the approximate height of 180 feet. Elevators are installed in the temple to aid the pilgrims. Each storey of the temple is based on a particular theme, housing figures of many mythological legends, religious deities, freedom fighters and leaders. It is a kind of reverence to all those, who played a vital role in the formation of the country. On the first floor, Statue of Bharat Mata adorns the hall, where the Goddess is holding a milk pot in one hand and stack of grain in the other hand. This image of Goddess represents the nurture granted by the Mother as a toddler and as an adult. This floor also comprises a huge map of India on a raised platform. It also has a big picture of Indira Gandhi, inaugurating the temple. 'Shoor Mandir' is the title granted to the second floor and it is dedicated to the legendary heroes of India.
The third floor is known as 'Matru Mandir' that celebrates the achievements of honored women like Meera Bai, Savitri and Matiri etc. 'Sant Mandir' is the fourth floor that features great saints from different religions of India. The fifth floor has an assembly hall, where all the practicing religions in India, are represented in a harmonious manner on the walls. It also reveals the historical facts and paintings screening the natural beauty of India.
On the sixth floor, Goddess Shakti is represented in different forms like Durga, Parvati, Sati, Radha, Saraswati, Kali etc. The seventh floor is dedicated to all the incarnations and forms of Lord Vishnu including Ram, Krishna and Matsya etc. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, the eighth floor offers a splendid view of the Himalayas and the whole complex of Sapt Sarovar.
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- By foot or by a cycle rickshaw.
- Vaishnav Rasoi
- Hotel the great Ananda
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95% of people who visit Haridwar include Bharat Mata Temple in their plan
2 PM - 3 PM
35.77% of people start their Bharat Mata Temple visit around 2 PM - 3 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Bharat Mata Temple
94.12% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Bharat Mata Temple
You can enjoy the eight floors of temples, lift facility is available here. Each floors has been dedicated to different Gods. This Mandir is dedicated to Bharat Mata, its unity, integrity, values and rich heritage, without any barriers of caste, creed, race, language, area or states and to spread nationality inspired and inculcated by the freedom fighters and martyrs of our beloved country. And idol of the many freedom fighters.. Show about the all states of the India.. Very good seen on the 8th floor of the temple...
You can enjoy the eight floors of temples. Bharat Mata Temple is one of its own kinds. It is an impressive multi-storied building and each of the floors has been dedicated to different Gods. Here the mother India is the prime deity and is depicted with the national flag in her hand and a tri-colored sari adorning the idol. It represents the Unity in Diversity in India and oneness of India. This Mandir is dedicated to Bharat Mata, its unity, integrity, values and rich heritage, without any barriers of caste, creed, race, language, area or states and to spread nationality inspired and inculcated by the freedom fighters and martyrs of our beloved country. Hindi translation - आप मंदिरों के आठ मंजिलों का आनंद ले सकते हैं। भारत माता मंदिर अपने ही प्रकार में से एक है। यह एक प्रभावशाली बहु-मंजिला इमारत है और प्रत्येक फर्श को विभिन्न देवताओं को समर्पित किया गया है। यहां मां भारत प्रमुख देवता है और उसके हाथ में राष्ट्रीय ध्वज और मूर्ति को सजाते हुए एक त्रि रंगीन साड़ी के साथ चित्रित किया गया है। यह भारत में विविधता और भारत की एकता में एकता का प्रतिनिधित्व करता है। यह मंदिर भारत माता, इसकी एकता, अखंडता, मूल्यों और समृद्ध विरासत को जाति, पंथ, जाति, भाषा, क्षेत्र या राज्यों की बाधाओं के बिना समर्पित है और स्वतंत्रता सेनानियों और हमारे प्यारे देश के शहीदों द्वारा प्रेरित राष्ट्रीयता फैलाने के लिए समर्पित है ।
Good place to spend some time (20-30 minutes)
I visited here few days ago. It is beautiful temple but not as much as i heard from people. It has 7 - 8 floors each containing different sections . You have to two options to go up - stairs or lift. For lift, one has to take a ticket from ticket counter . Timings for summer is 8 am to 8 pm.
Awesome place but auto are not available easily to reach here