Indian Cities: Pandharpur - Maharashtra

About:  Pandharpur 

Pandharpur : Vithal Rukama Temple

Pandharpur is one of famous religious city in the country as "Kuldaivat"  [Deity] of Maharashtra "Shree Vithal and Rukmini" more popularly known as "Pandurang" or "Vithal". Probably this is the only Hindu temple where on behalf of government official worship is performed.  Temple is situated on the banks of river Bhima also known as Chanderbhaga. Ashad Ekadashi is the most celebrated day, on this day every year 10-12 Lakh devotees gathered here. Daily worship rituals includes Kakad Arati (Early Morning Prayers) , Mahapuja (Mega-Worship), Mahanaivedya (Food offering), Poshakh (putting the robe) Dhoop Arati, Padya Pooja, etc.

How to reach Pandharpur by Train

Pandharpur is on the Miraj-Kurduwadi-Latur route and have sufficient number of trains for reaching here.

How to reach Pandharpur by Road

City is connected with almost every city of state by road. There is regular bus service from cities like Pune, Solapur, Kolhapur etc.

How to reach Pandharpur by Air

Kolhapur, Solapur and Pune are the nearest airports.

Significant Tourist Attractions (spots) of Pandharpur

Laxmi Temple
Pundalik Temple
Vishnupad Temple
Trimakeshwar Temple
Shri Ram Temple.



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