Ahilyabai Temple, Maheshwar
Ahilyabai Temple, Maheshwar - Address
Address: Ahilyabai Temple, Maheshwar, Madhya Pradesh 451224
Time Required: 00:30 Mins
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About Ahilyabai Temple, Maheshwar
Also known as the Ahilyeshwar Temple, the aarti here is a definite event to attend. It is situated near Narmada Ghat and is one of the most beautiful examples of simple yet grand architecture of the former Maratha builders. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and was built during the regime of Ahilyabai Holkar. You should explore the nooks and corners of the temple to find out some really beautiful spots and the view of Narmada river.
Ahilyabai Temple Information
- Please do not be provocatively dressed.
- Keep an eye on your belongings.
Ahilyabai Temple Ticket Prices
- Find out from the main priest if you wish to donate.
Ahilyabai Temple Opening and Closing Hours
- Find out the aarti timings from the locals.
How To reach Ahilyabai Temple by Public Transport
- Take a rickshaw.
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Maharani Ahilyadevi Holkar (31 May 1725 – 13 August 1795) was the Holkar Queen of the Dhangar Malwa kingdom, India. RajmataAhilyabai was born in the village of Chondi in Jamkhed, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra. She moved the capital to Maheshwar south of Indore on the Narmada River. Ahilyabai's husband Khanderao Holkar was killed in the battle of Kumbher in 1754. Twelve years later, her father-in-law, Malhar Rao Holkar, died. A year after that she was crowned as the queen of the Malwa kingdom. She tried to protect her kingdom from plundering invaders. She personally led armies into battle. She appointed Tukojirao Holkar as the Chief of Army. Rani Ahilyabai was a great pioneer and builder of Hindu temples. She built hundreds of temples and Dharmashala throughout India
Fantastic place for kids mens aur our family holiday tourism
Maheshwar is one of the oldest city of the world, Mahishmati mentioned in film Bahubali is actually Maheshwar of now, it was known as Mahishmati in Puran.
Here Narmada Ghat is full of water than omkareshwar in June.Good to take a dip and swim in River.Fort is also very beautiful.
Nice quiet and peaceful place..well spend day with holkars history and heritage