Ancient City Ujjain

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  • Ujjain is known as the temple city for its numerous temples from different eras
  • The world's largest religious gathering, Simhastha (Kumbha Mela), is held on the banks of the Shipra river once in every 12 years
  • Ujjain is considered the greenwich of india, with the first meridian of longitude passing through it
  • The Shri Ram Ghat, also known as Ram ghat, is the most ancient bathing ghat
  • Legend has it that Lord Krishna did his schooling from Sandipani Ashram in Ujjain.

Ancient City Ujjain

Ujjain is one of those divine lands in Madhya Pradesh where you not just feel the peace but also sink in the divinity that calms your soul from within.

A major attraction here is Mahakaleshwar jyotirlinga. It is one of the 12 jyotirlingams, where Bhasma Aarti a daily ritual that you must attend. In order to attend the aarti, make sure to follow the dress code if you wish to go inside the sanctum and participate in Abhishek.

Other attractions to name a few are Harsiddhi temple, Kal Bhairav temple, Shri Chintaman Ganesh. At Kal Bhairav temple you can witness a unique tradition. The temple is dedicated to Kal Bhairav and the devotees offer liquor to the deity as Prashad.

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Points of Interest

Gopal Mandir

Harsiddhi Temple

Kal Bhairav Temple

Mahakaleshwar Temple

Mangalnath Temple

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ACCOMMODATIONS

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MPT Avantika, Ujjain

Price: INR 200 - 2590 Phone: (0755) 2511398 , 8349994790

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MPT Shipra Residency, Ujjain

Price: INR 2490 - 4590 Phone: (0755) 2551495-96 / 2552402

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Best Season To Visit

Best Season To Visit

The best time to visit Ujjain is from July to April.