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Eklingji Temple, Udaipur

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A complex of 108 temples chiseled out of marble and sandstone, Eklingji Temple was begun in 971. As you enter the complex, notice an elaborately pillared, double-storied hall under a pyramidal roof. Look for the four-faced icon of Shiva, made of black marble and attracting numerous Hindu devotees from all over India. Plan your Eklingji Temple visit and explore what else you can see and do in Udaipur using our Udaipur vacation route planner.
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You can find both budget and luxury accommodations for your stay in Udaipur, a city especially famous for its heritage hotels. High-end and budget-friendly lodgings cluster in the old town area, near the City Palace, and around Lake Pichola, where you can have scenic waterfront views. Mid-range options include traditional "haveli" townhouses, often boasting distinct architecture and design styles, and cozy guesthouses with peaceful outdoor areas.
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  • Almost 22km away from Udaipur, Eklingji Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is one of the most famous temples of Rajasthan, also known for its remarkable architecture.  more »
  • Eklingji temple is the personal temple of royal family of Mewar, the temple complex has several small temples of Shiva, parvati, ram-seeta, krishna and so on. Very old and beautiful structure !  more »
  • It's a temple of LORD SHIVA, but architecture is somewhere different than other temples. Very well connected with main highway.  more »
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  • Oldest shiva temple. Called the king of mewar and the rulers are supposed to be custodian of kingdom of eklignath. The place is also famous for amazing mirchi bada. The best I had ever.
  • Only temple out of Rajsamand which comes under MEWAR'S CHAAR DHAM and very well maintained by management.
  • Nice place to visit in udaipur because it's consist of historical palace, temple,lakes and many more. It's is an historical place Good carving is done on it. It's gives the actual idea about the carving done earlier on walls and stone
  • Amazing Architecture of 14th Century......A must visit as this is the temple of The King of Mewar State Lord Eklingji and the temple premises are personal property of the Maharana of Mewar 👍👍
  • Lord Shiv Ekling ji Temple , Important Religious destination of Mewar !