Varaha Temple, Pushkar

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  • story of hindu trinity - brahma, vishnu and mahesh is best summed up in varah avatar from vishnu's dashavatar (10 incarnations) mentioned in bhagavat purana..this temple signifies the same but is not ...  more »
  • Renovation going on , currently most of temple premise is dirty but hopefully once renovation completes it will be a good architecture spot.  more »
  • Right from the hustle and bustle of the Pushkar late temple is this temple, which will take you through narrow lanes. Classical old temple and you can see the incarnation of Lord vishnu. However, the ...  more »
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  • Varaha (वराह: Varāha) is the avatar of the Hindu god Vishnuu who takes the form of a boar to rescue goddess earth. Varaha is listed as third in the Dashavatara, the ten principal avatars of Vishnu.
  • VARAHA TEMPLE Varaha temple is the largest and the most ancient temple of Pushkar. Constructed by the 12th century ruler, King Anaji Chauhan, this temple is dedicated to the third incarnation of Lord Vishnu as a wild boar. Legend has it that Varaha rescued the earth from depth of the primeval water, where it was dragged down by a demon (Hirnayaksh). It is one of the most visited temples in Pushkar.
  • Ancient temple, Varah Avatar temple are rare , however Lakshmi Varah temples are still there in south India.. Being renovated now.
  • Mind blowing view point.
  • Its a oldest temple in pushkar superb place near varah ghat area

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A popular Hindu pilgrimage town and a safari center, Pushkar caters to the needs of every visitor with both luxury resorts and budget accommodations. Safari tents and campsites appeal to nature lovers, while heritage villas can accommodate those wishing to enjoy some colonial-style opulence. If you prefer peace and tranquility, opt for one of the resorts, some of which have views of desert landscapes or the holy lake. For visitors seeking a convenient stay at affordable rates, Pushkar has a good number of three-star and budget hotels, many with rooftops with a view of the lake.
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