Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna: Mathura is the must visit place in state of Uttar Pradesh, India. This place is famous all over India.

 

Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna

Hello everyone today I Rahat Arora sharing with you about the birth place of Lord Krishna, Mathura.

Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna

Famous Mathura is a village in Mathura district in the state of Uttar Pradesh. In Mathura many visitor visits throughout the year. This place is the Holy place for Hindus. Mathura is located just 50 kms away from Agra and 145 kms away from the South of Delhi. This place is known as the birth place of Lord Krishna which is located at the center of Brajbhoomi and is considered to be as a holy place for Hindus. This Brajbhoomi is divided divided into two distinct units. One unit is at the eastern part of Yamuna which had places like Gokul, Mahavan, Baldeo, Mat and Bajna. Second unit is at the western side of Yamuna which covers entire Mathura region that includes Vrindavan, Govardhan, Kusum Sarovar, Barsana and Nandgaon.

Ways to reach at Mathura

By Air : To reach here at Mathura, here is no facility of airports till now but still you can reach here by reaching to nearest airport that will help you to reach Mathura. The nearest airport is Kheraji Airport in Agra and is just 46 kms away from Mathura.

By Railway: To reach here by railways. Mathura is well connected with the Mathura Junction Railway Station to all other major cities.

By Road : To reach here by road. Mathura is well connected with New Delhi through Noida-Agra express way and with the availability of bus services this place is well connected with other major cities.

Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna

8 Places to visit near Mathura :

  • Vrindavan : Vrindavan is a popular town in Mathura district in the state of Uttar Pradesh. This town is just 11 km away from Mathura. In this town Lord Krishna spends his childhood days.

Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna

This town is famous for many Hindu temple like Prem Mandir is very popular all over India located in the outskirts of Vrindavan and Mathura and is dedicated to Lord Krishna. The structure of this temple was established by fifth Jagadguru “Shri Kripalu Ji Maharaj”.

Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna

Chandrodaya mandir is the world’s tallest temple under-construction at Vrindavan, Mathura and this temple was built by Iskcon and is one of the expensive temple in the world.

Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna

  • Govardhan : This place is considered to be as the key pilgrimage Centre in Mathura district in the state of Uttar Pradesh. This place is just 22 kms away from Mathura and is famous for its Govardan hill. This town is also famous for its 21 kilometers long Parikrama of the famous Govardhan hill. This town is also  famous for some  temples like Shri Haridev ji Temple, Daan-Ghati Temple and Mukharbind Temple .

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  • Baldeo: Baldeo is the town  where Lord Krishna’s elder brother ‘Baldeo’ use to rule. The  other name of Lord Baldeo was ‘Dau Ji maharaj’. This town is 25 kms away from Mathura and here you will see famous temple of Dau Ji Maharaj. There you will see statue made with stone of Dau Ji Maharaj and his wife Revati maiyya.

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Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna
  • Keshav Dev Temple: This temple is the most sacred Hindu templesituated beside the main Krishnajanmabhoomi complex, the birthplace of Krishna in in Mathura.

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  • Vishram Ghat: In this Ghat visitors take bath and is situated on the banks of River Yamuna in Mathura. . This Ghat is considered to be as a holy place for visitors before parikrama. This traditional parikrama starts and ends at Vishram Ghat.

Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna

  • Banke Bihari Temple: This temple is one of the famous and holiest temple in Vrindavan. This temple is dedicated to Lord Krishna and you must visit this temple in Nidhivan. This temple was established by Shri Swami Haridas ji

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  • Shri Krishna Janmabhoomi: This is the place where Lord krishna born. You must visit this place in Holi Festival where you will enjoy Hare Rama Hare Krishna chants and is amazing to be there. Everyday this temple is close from 12:00 pm to 3:30 pm. Inside this temple you are not allowed to carry camera, mobile phone, bag etc. except money.

Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna

    • Gokul: Another famous place related to Lord Krishna where he spends his childhood. This place is just 15 kms away from Mathura in South East.  Gokulnath Temple and Ramanreti are must visit temples in Gokul where pilgrims roll on the sand seeking blessings. During Festivals like Janmashtmi, Trinvat Mela and Annakut when grand festivities are organized in Gokul.

Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna

Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna

Places to stay in Mathura:

5 Best hotels in Mathura:

Hotel Radha Ashok:

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Hotel Mukund Palace:

Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna

Hotel Clarks Inn:

Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna

Hotel Goverdhan Palace:

Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna

Hotel Brijwasi Lands Inn:

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Hotel Heera Invitation:

Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna

Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna

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Hello everyone, I am Rahat Arora, I like to explore and capture good travel memories. Being travel lover I am also (travel blogger) through which I share my experience about places with the combination of exploring the place, culture and cuisines. So, I hope you all like my travel experience.

16 thoughts on “Famous Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna”

  1. I used to teach high school World Geography and a lot of what is in your post are things we talked about when we learned India. Love all of the colors and the architecture!

  2. Oh wow! I love the colorful town. And the architecture is amazing. Love a place filled with history. Truly is a god’s birthplace!

  3. What beautiful colours. The architecture is stunning and the people are so friendly in India. I will add this to my list of places to visit when I am next there .Thanks for a great post.

  4. Rahat never disappoints me! Thanks for another detailed post about a religious site! Mathura has seen many travelers come here all year round mainly due to proximity from the national capital and obvious because of the Holi festival! I am looking forward to the completion of the Chandrodaya mandir!

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