Pap Mochani Temple
- Address: Pushkar, India
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Religious Site, Temple, View Point, Family And Kids
Pap Mochini temple in Pushkar is located on the Northern peak of the city. This is considered to be the sacred temple of Hindus where all sins are absolved. The temple is dedicated to “Gayatri” the Gujjar girl whom Brahma married to perform a Yagna instead of waiting for his wife Savitri. The temple is also known as Gayatri Peeth. The temple offers the most spectacular and panoramic view of Pushkar Town. There is also a mythological association to this temple. Lord Krishna once cursed Ashwathama, a character in the Indian Epic, Mahabharata, to roam about in the earth for Three Thousand Years. In order to seek salvation, his soul comes to the Pap Mochini Temple in Rajasthan once in a year.
- Hindu temples are usually open for the visitors from dawn to dusk with 1 hour of closure at afternoon.
- The best time to visit this temple would be between 8 am - 4 pm.
- Take a car and then a trek towards this temple.
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58.62% of people who visit Pushkar include Pap Mochani Temple in their plan
08 AM - 09 AM
37.5% of people start their Pap Mochani Temple visit around 08 AM - 09 AM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Pap Mochani Temple
60% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Pap Mochani Temple