Maharshi Sandipani Ashram

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  • Address: Ankapat Kshetra, Mangalnath Road, Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh 456001, India
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids
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There was a time when Ujjain was considered to be centre of great learning, thus a lot of people used to come here to learn. According to mythologies, Lord Krishna and Sudama received regular instruction in the ashram of Rishi Sandipani which was present in Ujjain. There is an interesting story to this site. When the Guru was asked to order his Guru Dakshina by Krishna and Balarama, the sage asked him to restore his son, lost in the ocean at Prabhaas. The Avatar of Vishnu, Lord Krishna came to know that Sandipani's son had been taken hostage by the demon Shankhasur (who lived in a shankh, or conch) beneath the ocean. Krishna and Balaram took the conch to Yama, who blew into the conch and Sandipani's son was extracted.

This site is steeped in mythologies and a visit to this place is a must to understand some aspects of Hindu belief.

Entrance Ticket Details For Maharshi Sandipani Ashram

  • Entry is free.

How to Reach Maharshi Sandipani Ashram

  • By Railway Station: Ujjain Jn. Station
  • By local bus or taxi.

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  • Maharshi Sandipani Ashram Address: Ankapat Kshetra, Mangalnath Road, Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh 456001, India
  • Maharshi Sandipani Ashram Timing: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Maharshi Sandipani Ashram(preferred time): 09:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Maharshi Sandipani Ashram: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 6.43% of people who visit Ujjain include Maharshi Sandipani Ashram in their plan

  • 65% of people start their Maharshi Sandipani Ashram visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Maharshi Sandipani Ashram

Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Maharshi Sandipani Ashram

People normally club together Raja Bharthari Cave and Maa Gadkalika Mandir while planning their visit to Maharshi Sandipani Ashram.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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