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Omkareshwar Temple

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Address: Mandhata Island | Khandwa, Omkareshwar 450554, India
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+91 72802 71228

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Holy place needs proper management

It is a holy place that we wanted to visit since some time. It is one of the 12 jyotirlings. However, the local authorities need to look into cleanliness. It will be to good if... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a holy place that we wanted to visit since some time. It is one of the 12 jyotirlings. However, the local authorities need to look into cleanliness. It will be to good if authorities reconstruct the steps to the temple. Was able to find only private parking. They can follow the Mahakaleshwar temple to improve the space around... More 

Thank mahendrachauhan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Omkareshwar is well connected with rail and road from Indore and Khandwa. The place looks brilliant in the morning and is less crowded. As afternoon comes, crowd increases. Its a good weekend destination.

Thank joyienjoy
Greater Noida, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

jyotirlings are holy places for shiva devotees across india. there are 13 such temples which devotees like to visit atleast once in there life times. omkareshwar near indore is one of them. its a beutiful temple on the bank of narmada , across the mortakka bridge. its 1.5 hrs distance from indore and can comfortably managed in one day. festival... More 

Thank vishalroday
chennai, india
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Reviewed March 20, 2017

The temple is beautiful.Must visit while in Omkareshwar.There are Panchamukhi Ganpati,Ram,hanuman temple apart from the main Shiva.Shivalinga is swayambho was told to us.

1 Thank ramki09
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed March 17, 2017

Omkareshwar temple is on small hillock in an island created by the Narmada river. There are two different ways to reach the temple a) thru boat b) walking over the two bridges. The omkareshwar temple has many temple in its complex and it's one of the Jyotirlinga's of Shiva and it is really pious place. On the third floor of... More 

1 Thank jvd4801
Chhattisgarh, India
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Reviewed March 17, 2017

There are two temples with Shivlings one is Mamleshwar, an ancient temple and another is main temple after crossing the river built by Mandhata as per mythology. No need to engage any Panda in any of these temple. In Mamleshwar one can perform pooja with water, flower etc. No need of Panda. However, in main temple it is advisable to... More 

1 Thank ashishvagrawal
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

this temple on a small hillock in an island created by the narmada is the spot where adishankara found his guru Govind Bhagavatpada. the temple is located in 5 storeys. it is a swayambhu jyothirlinga. don't miss the shayanaarti at 730 pm. There is a huge 8 feet dwarakadheesh statue just next to the steps that lead to the main... More 

1 Thank Jagadish S
Ghaziabad, India
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Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

Temple was very nice near bank of river. Two bridgrs were there to go. We used new one. Darshan was awesome and there was no queue when we visited.

Thank verma_prachi
Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed March 13, 2017

Omkareshwar temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, located on an island called Mandhata in the Narmada river. The temple is neat and clean. Not much of queues and no hassle for Darshan. The shape of the island is like the Hindu ॐ (OM) symbol. Going around the island in a boat is a pleasant experience, cost Rs.100/- per head Omkareshwar temple... More 

Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed March 11, 2017

There are options of boat or walk through the bridge to reach Omkareshwar temple. Omkareshwar temple, the Jyothirling is present on the other side of the banks. It looks like they charge Rs.100 per head as per I browsed earlier. We preferred to walk as it was quite a great view from the top. One has to climb around 25... More 

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