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Ujjain , Madhya Pradesh

Ujjains lies in the heart of our incredible India or namely Madhya Pradesh. This is one of the places that will completely stun you with its beauty and the historical importance that is relegated to this place. This place holds the heritage of our country in its core and has the responsibility of passing it on to the later generations. The early history of Ujjain is lost in the midst of antiquity. As early as the time of the Aryan settlers, Ujjain seems to have acquired importance. By the 6th century B.C. Avanti with its capital at Ujjaini, is mentioned in Buddhist literature as one of the four great powers along with Vatsa, Kosala and Magadha. This is one of the places that have existed in India and has seem some of the greatest happenings in India for so long that it has ost count of the number of years it has existed as a civilization. This is one place where you can actually be a very integral part of the Indian history. One of the 12 jyotirlingas in India, the lingam at the Mahakal is believed to be swayambhu (born of itself) deriving currents of power (shakti) from within itself as against the other images and lingams which are ritually established and invested with mantra-shakti. This is a place which attracts amny pilgrims from all over the country to it. On the day of Mahashivaratri, a huge fair is held near the temple and worship goes on through the night. This temple in Ujjain is one ofthe most revered temples in teh land. As for the rest of the place, it is filled with the beautiful stone works of the Rstrakutas, the temple of the Paramara and the woodworks of the Maratha. This is a place that will truly make you realise the wealth the India carries in its heart.

Distance / Time Current Temperature Mean Rainfall Altitude Population Best Times Min Hotel tariff
km / Hrs 16.0°C /62.0°F 73 mm 1613feet 429933.0 /km2 Jan-Mar,Oct-Dec Coming Soon


Places of Interest

  • Bhartruhari caves

  • Kalideh palace

  • Pir matsyendranath

  • Gomti kund

  • Bade ganeshji ka mandir

  • Chaubis khamba temple

  • Gopal mandir

  • Kal bhairav temple

  • Mahakaleshwar temple

  • Navagraha mandir(triveni)

  • Patal bhairav temple

  • Ram janardhan mandir

  • Ram mandir

  • Ram mandir ghat

  • Sandipani ashram

  • Ankapata

  • Jantar mantar(vedh shala observatory)

  • Siddhavat

  • Chintaman ganesh temple

  • Gadkalika temple

  • Harsiddhi temple

  • Mangalnath temple

  • Nagarkot ki rani

  • Vikram kirti mandir

  • Vikrant bhairav shrine

  • Bhairogarh


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