Gauri Somnath Temple, Omkareshwar

Currently Open [Closes at 06:00 pm]
  • Address: Mandhata, Madhya Pradesh 451115, Omkareshwar, India
  • Timings: 05:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids
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About Gauri Somnath Temple, Omkareshwar

The Gauri Somnath Temple is very well known for its huge Shivlinga and statue of Nandi the bull. The lingam or shivlinga is almost six feet tall and made of a black stone with a shiny black texture and has the Nandi statue placed outside in the sanctum sanctorum. The whole structure of the temple resembles that of a star and has a surreal vibe associated with it. Legend says that the temple lingam had the ability to show future births, until it was damaged by Emperor Aurangzeb, after which the powers were lost forever. Also no one apart from an uncle and nephew pair can touch their hands while embracing the lingam from opposite ends.

Gauri Somnath Temple Information

  • Follow Hindu Temple customs such as removing of footwear outside the temple and wearing modest clothing.

Gauri Somnath Temple Ticket Prices

  • Entry is free.

Gauri Somnath Temple Opening and Closing Hours

  • Open 7 days a week.

How To reach Gauri Somnath Temple by Public Transport

  • By renting or hiring a car/taxi/rickshaw.

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Things to Know Before Visiting Gauri Somnath Temple

  • 95% of people who visit Omkareshwar include Gauri Somnath Temple in their plan

  • 37.62% of people plan their visit to Gauri Somnath Temple between 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Gauri Somnath Temple

Wednesday, Friday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Gauri Somnath Temple

People normally club together Kajal Rani Cave and Siddhanath Temple while planning their visit to Gauri Somnath Temple.

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Gauri Somnath Temple, Omkareshwar Reviews

  • Nicely refurbished

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  • अद्भुत। जलाभिषेक का भी अवसर भोलेनाथ की कृपा से मिला। भीड़ से दूर ऐतिहासिक एवं प्राचीन मंदिर।

  • Me ne parikrama ki bahut sundar jaga he

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