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Varaha Temple

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Ajmer District, Pushkar, India
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The temple is considered one of the most ancient in Pushkar, beautiful and popular among locals and... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
beautiful temple located in local pushkar market

Varha temple is so beautiful and close to pushkar ghat and local pushkar market and this temple... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2017
Nagpur, India
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“wild boar” (3 reviews)
“local market” (2 reviews)
“incarnation” (6 reviews)
Ajmer District, Pushkar, India

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Reviewed 13 June 2017

The temple is considered one of the most ancient in Pushkar, beautiful and popular among locals and tourists alike. However, the antiquity of it is questionable – it was destroyed several times, ranging from Mohammed Ghazni to Aurangzeb, so the current version actually stands here...More

Thank gentbrugg
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Varha temple is so beautiful and close to pushkar ghat and local pushkar market and this temple devotee to lord vishnu.

Thank sumanjain8899
Reviewed 22 April 2017

i like a architect of varaha temple, very close to city center, so when we go to the pushkar local market that time we visit a this major monument of pushkar

Thank shrutikumarjoshi
Reviewed 3 April 2017

that temple is so beautiful and desigen and art work of this builing is so nice and this is devotte to lord vishnu and lord varha temple

Thank Rahul R
Reviewed 22 March 2017

One of the few temples dedicated to Varaha, a reincarnation of lord vishnu it is situated near the main market of pushkar. It is a very small temple and can be visited till 8-9 pm at night. There is a series of steps before the...More

Thank falconarrow1087
Reviewed 11 February 2017

It's an odd temple. It's peaceful, but I wouldn't say it's particularly beautiful or even all that interesting, which surprised me as temples dedicated to Varaha are certainly rare. It wasn't as well maintained as many other temples in the area.

Thank Peregrineri
Reviewed 13 December 2016

This is a medium sized and ancient temple in Pushkar. Quite popular with tourists, it is dedicated to Lord Vishnu's third incarnation -Varaha or boar. It was constructed in the 12th century. . Worth visiting

Thank shri5
Reviewed 28 July 2016

After reading the reviews here about this temple, unknowingly I reached near this temple while visiting the shiva temple nearby.But nothing amazing to see there as one temple of Barah in Khajuraho is more beautiful than this temple.The statue of lord Barah, though a small...More

1  Thank debashis77_12
Reviewed 1 July 2016

It is a very old temple that is not located directly on the lake. This makes it less visited and very peaceful. You can enjoy it without being hassled. A very unique avatar of Lord Vishnu.

1  Thank IndianTraveller56003
Reviewed 2 April 2016

This temple was built in the 12 th century by king Anaji Chauhan. This is dedicated to the lord vishnu's varah avatar (incarnation of lord vishnu in form of wild boar). The emple houses the idol of the lord varah painted in white. This is...More

Thank Sanjay D
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