About Shri Omkareshwar Jyotirlinga Temple
Reckoned among the holiest shrines of India, Omkareshwar Jyotirlinga is one of the 12 treasured jyotirlingas in the country. The temple is perched on an enticing island of Mandhata which falls on the confluence point of Kaveri and Narmada rivers. Mandhata island has its shape resembling the sacred symbol of “OM” which makes this land even more divine.
The temple boasts Nagara style architecture with its detailed and intricate carvings. The beautiful balconies and column carvings of varied shapes add to the visual appeal of the temple. The Jyotirlinga which is installed on the base floor of the temple remains immersed in water. You may also find 20 shrines which are devoted to several deities including Ganesh, Krishna, Narmada, and Shani.
Timings: The temple remains open from 5:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
Entry Fee: There are no charges for the entry.
Distance From Omkareshwar Bus Stand: Omkareshwar temple is situated at the distance of merely 650 meters from the bus stand.
Location: The temple is situated on the banks of river Narmada, near Mandhata Island.
Religious places in Madhya Pradesh are known for their distinct art and architecture, an experience that you will cherish forever in your lives.