Shreenathaji [ Nathdwara ]
Meaning the 'Gate of the Lord', Nathdwara, one of the biggest Hindu pilgrimage sites in
Nathdwara is a town in Rajasthan state of western
Nathdwara - BASIC INFORMATION
Area 75.50 sq. km.
Altitude 230 meters
Best Time to Visit September to February
STD Code 02953
Summer: 42.2 degrees Celsius 27.3 degrees Celsius
Winter: 27.0 degrees Celsius 9.7 degrees Celsius
Rainfall: 31 cm
How to reach Shreenathaji (Nathdwara)
It is well connected by Road network.
Rail : You can get train frequency up to
Road : It is very well connected by Road. You will get good frequency from all major town of
Air : Nearest Airport is
Shri Chaitanya Charitamrita Madhya 4 narrates the story of Gaudiya Vaishnava sannyasi Madhavendra Puri who was visited by Shri Gopalji (original name of Shri Nathji) in Vrindavan and given a pot of milk. Later He appeared to him in a dream and instructed him to excavate His image from a jungle and install it in a temple on Govardhan hill. The installation was accompanied by Annakuta ceremony, a huge feast offered to the Lord. His worship was taken over by devotees in the Vallabha sam
This modest temple attracts Krishna devotees from all over the world including various parts of
Life in this town revolves around the Haveli, the term used for all the temples of the Pushtimarg Vaishnavism. Interestingly, this is one of the most colorful sects within the devotional side of Hinduism which also happens to be one of the few that do not advocate renunciation for spiritual growth. It is this worldly,
Shrinathji was evidently quite popular with other medieval devotees as well as there were Gaudiya
Where to Stay
The Nathdwara Temple Board are having dharmashals for the devotees around the temple. The famous and good places to stay are as follows:
* Dhiraj Dham-Located in the Market.
* New Cottages-Located in the Market.
* Chitalwala and Balasinor -Located in vegetable Market.
* Vallabh Cottages-Very near to
ATM at Nathdwara (Shreenathaji)
* ICICI Bank ATM* Bank Of Baroda ATM