Annapurna Temple, Indore

Annapurna Temple | One of the best places to visit in Indore

LocationAnnapurna Mandir, Kranti Kriplani Nagar, Indore, Indore (Map)
Entry Fee & TimingsAnnapurna Temple timings 05:00 am to 12:00 pm, 02:00 pm to 10:00 pm, No entry fee
Place TypeTemple, Religious Place
Place visit withFamily, Kids, Friends, Married Couples, Solo, Unmarried Couples, Parants, Siblings, Youngsters
Best time to visitJanuary, February, March, April

About Annapurna Temple

Maa Annapurna Temple located in Indore is considered to be one of the most famous and old temples. This temple was built in 1959 by Mahamandaleshwar Swami Prabanandagirimaraj. The temple is dedicated to Annapurna, the goddess of food, and houses idols of Sivan, Hanuman and Kalabhairava. It also has a 14.5 feet high idol of Lord Shiva in lotus position.

The architectural grandeur is reminiscent of the famous Meenakshi Temple, the grand entrance is adorned with four life-size statues of elephants with intricate carvings.

Architecture of Annapurna Temple

Annapurna Temple spread over 2 acres, it is a beautiful example of the magnificent amalgamation of Aryan and Dravidian architecture. The height of Annapurna Temple is more than 100 feet. The main entrance of the temple is constructed according to the South Indian architecture on the backs of four big elephants. Inside the Annapurna Temple, you will see the idol of Maa Annapurna glowing with Maa Kali and Maa Saraswati.

Interesting facts about Annapurna Temple

  1. Inside the premises of the temple, idols of various deities like Lord Shiva, Lord Hanuman and Kalabhairava are also installed.
  2. There are four large elephants at the main entrance of the temple, which enhance the beauty of the temple.
  3. There is also a large Krishna temple inside the Annapurna temple complex and you can also see pictorial depictions of Lord Krishna's life on the walls of the temple.
  4. The outer wall of the temple is beautifully decorated with mythological characters from Hindu mythological books.
  5. The temple provides good space for conducting Kathas, discourses and satsangs for more than thousands of people.
  6. You can also see beautiful Gaushala inside the Annapurna Temple.

How to reach Annapurna Temple

By Rail:- The distance between Indore Railway Station and Annapurna Temple is 6 km. From the station you can take rickshaw to the temple comfortably.

By Bus:- Annapurna Temple is about 5.5 km away from Sarwate Bus Stand, from here you can reach the temple by any public means.

By Air:- The airport distance from Annapurna Temple is about 8 km, you can book a cab from here to reach the temple.

Nearby famous places

  • Sarafa Bazaar 3.4 km away
  • Shree Mahakaleshwar Temple 5.9 km away
  • Kanch Mandir 3 km away
  • Khajrana Ganesh Mandir 8.7 km away
  • Maa Vaishno Daam 1.8 km away
  • Pipliyapala Regional Park Indore 2.4 km away
  • Rajwada Indore 3.6 km away
  • Bada Ganpati 3.4 km away
  • Mahakaleshwar 5.9 km away
  • Gomatgiri 4.1 km away
  • Treasure Island Mall 5.4 km away
  • C21 Malls 2.7 km away

Annapurna Temple FAQs:

𝒜. It is located at Annapurna Mandir, Kranti Kriplani Nagar, Indore, Indore.

𝒜. Entry fee and timings information of the Annapurna Temple: Annapurna Temple timings 05:00 am to 12:00 pm, 02:00 pm to 10:00 pm, No entry fee.

𝒜. You should visit Annapurna Temple during January, February, March, April months for best experience.

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