Sunday, 16 December 2012

Beni Madhav Temple, Allahabad, India

Beni Madhav Temple, Allahabad, India

Benimadhav Temple- Allahabad

About Beni Madhav Temple
Location : 15-Alopi Bagh, GT Road, in the west side of Sangam area, 9 km from Allahabad railway station, Allahabad, U.P., India
Timings : 5am-12noon, 3pm-10pm, opens on all days, Devotional songs at 8:30, four times Arti.
Phone :  +91-9307092585
Ideal time :  Throughout the year, specially on every new moon and full moon day
How to reach : Hire a cycle rickshaw/auto rickshaw from any part of the city

This Beni Madhav temple is one of the 12 Madhav temples, located in Prayag. According to Padma Puran He is the main God of Prayag. This old Laxmi Narayan temple houses the magnificent ancient black stone idols of Radha Krishna. According to belief Chaitanya Mahaprabhu also paid homage here. Devotees visit the temple after taking dip in the river Ganges. The place is most crowded during Kumbh & Ardh Kumb

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