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6 Hindu Temples to explore in Mathura

Mathura

Mathura district situated along the banks of the river Yamuna is a district of Uttar Pradesh state of north-central India. The historic town of Mathura is the district headquarters. Mathura district is an important pilgrimage centre of Hindus. Many towns in the district Mathura have banned alcohol and non-vegetarian food.

Banke Bihari Temple
Banke Bihari TempleBanke Bihari Temple, Goda Vihar, Vrindavan, Uttar Pradesh 281121, India

Shrii Banke Bihari temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Krishna, in the holy city of Vrindavan in the Mathura district of Uttar Pradesh. It is situated near Shri RadhaVallabh Temple. This temple is among the 7 temples of Thakur of Vrindavan

Iskcon Temple
Iskcon TempleParikrama Marg, Maruti Nagar Colony, Vrindavan, Uttar Pradesh 281121, India

Also known as Sri Sri Krishna Balaram Mandir, ISKCON Vrindavan is a dream fulfilled by Swami Prabhupada (the founder-acharya of ISKCON), who wished to build a temple for the brothers - Krishna and Balaram - in the same holy city where they played together several centuries ago. Located in the Raman Reti area of Vrindavan, ISKCON temple has become the major attraction in the city and is thronged by devotees from nearby Delhi and all over the world.

Prem mandir
Prem mandirRaman Reiti, Vrindavan, Uttar Pradesh 281121, India

Prem Mandir is a massive temple that was shaped by Jagadguru Shri Kripaluji Maharaj in the year 2001. Known as "Temple of God's love", this grand religious place is dedicated to Radha Krishna as well as Sita Ram. Located in Vrindavan, the holy city in the district of Mathura in Uttar Pradesh, the temple is enveloped with piousness and serenity. This newly constructed temple is the most beautiful in the entire Brij area and is crowded with devotees during the time of the Aarti.

Shri Krishna Janmasthan Temple, Mathura
Shri Krishna Janmasthan Temple, MathuraMathura - Deeg Marg, near Deeg Gate Chouraha, Janam Bhumi, Mathura, Uttar Pradesh 281001, India

The Krishna Janmasthan Temple Complex is a group of Hindu temples in Mallapura, Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, India. These temples are built around the place where major Hindu deity Krishna is said to have been born. The place holds religious significance since the 6th century BC

Shri Radha Raman Ji Temple, Vrindavan
Shri Radha Raman Ji Temple, VrindavanPanchayat Mandir Shri Radharaman ji Maharaj, Keshi Ghat, Vrindavan, Uttar Pradesh 281121, India

Sri Radha Raman Temple, is an early modern period Hindu temple in Vrindavan, India dedicated to Lord Krishna as Radha Ramana. This temple is among the 7 temples of Thakur of Vrindavan including Sri Radhavallabh ji, Shri Govind Dev ji and four others. The temple is exquisitely crafted and one of the most revered temples in Vrindavan, especially by the followers of Gaudiya Vaishnavism. It houses the original shaligram deity of Krishna alongside Radharani.

Shri Vrindavan Chandrodaya Temple
Shri Vrindavan Chandrodaya TempleBhaktivedanta Swami Marg, near Akshaya Patra Temple, Vrindavan, Uttar Pradesh 281121, India

Vrindavan Chandrodaya Mandir is an under-construction temple at Vrindavan, Mathura, India. As planned, it will be the tallest religious monument in the world. At its potential cost of ₹300 crore (US$43 million), it is likely to be one of the most expensive temples in the world. The temple has been planned by ISKCON Bangalore.

Map of Hindu Temples to explore in Mathura