Puri Jagannath TempleCurrently Open [Closes at 11:00 am]
- Address: Road No 12, Banjara Hills, Beside Telangana Bhavan, Hyderabad, Telangana, 500034, India
- Timings: 06:00 am - 09:00 pm Details
- Phone: +9140-64525848
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 00:45 Mins
- Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids
Puri Jagannath Temple - Review
Built by the Odia community, Shri Jagannath Temple is synonymous with the famous Rathyatra festival that pulls thousands of devotes from all over the world!
The spectacular red colour of the temple is credited to the 600 tonnes of red sandstone that was brought to Hyderabad from Odisha and is known to be an imitation of the famous Puri Temple in Odisha.
The temple is on Banjara Hills- one of the most beautiful sites in the city.
A walk inside the main shrine takes you to the beautiful idol of Lord Jangannath along with his brothers Balarama and Subhadra The whole complex also includes 5 temple shrines dedicated to Lord Ganesh, Lord Shiva, Goddess Bimala, Goddess Laxmi and Lord Hanuman. Do take time to notice the intricate carvings that cover every inch of the temple including the wooden carvings that depict the 9 incarnations of Lord Vishnu. The architecture of the place, however, does take the limelight with the main Shikhara (pinnacle on the temple) standing tall at a height of 70 feet!
If you are a spiritual person, you will love the ambience of the place and its sheer energy! Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Hyderabad itinerary 2 days.
Puri Jagannath Temple Information
- Do dress conservatively and make sure you take your footwear off before you enter.
How To reach Puri Jagannath Temple by Public Transport
- By Bus: at MLA Colony 3
- By Auto rickshaw
- By Taxi
- By renting a motorcycle
- By taking a tourist bus
- By Walking
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Things to Know Before Visiting Puri Jagannath Temple
18.64% of people who visit Hyderabad include Puri Jagannath Temple in their plan
5 PM - 6 PM
70.61% of people start their Puri Jagannath Temple visit around 5 PM - 6 PM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Puri Jagannath Temple
94.61% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Puri Jagannath Temple
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Puri Jagannath Temple, Hyderabad Reviews
Well maintained and easy on the eye architecture. The temple premises make a good place to reflect on your thoughts. The staff here are helpful. However there are no lifts and no wheelchair entrances. Ensure that you have pre-booked your commute when you visit because getting a ride back to your hotel or house will be a problem otherwise.
This temple is one of the best temple I have seen. this temple is open from 6 o clock to 12 o clock and from 4 o clock to 9 o clock. There are plays to see at this place in the night on public holidays and on Sunday's. This is one of the best place to visit.
This temple is one of the best temple I have seen.this temple is open from 6 o clock to 12 o clock and from 4 o clock to 9 o clock. There are plays to see at this place in the night on public holidays and on Sunday's. This is one of the best place to visit.
One of the beautiful shrine you will visit in Hyderabad. Beautifully structured & well maintained. It looks very similar to the Jagannath Temple, Puri. The wall paintings are amazing! Parking place ample. The temple also organizes spiritual talks too.
I belong to North India and I have been to many temples in there. But never I have seen such decency maintained in temples. I liked how everyone was standing peacefully during the Aarti and there was no hustle around. The parking is free and you can keep your footwear outside also for a minimum charge of ₹10.