Omkareshwar temple is one of the 12 Jyotirlingas that are dedicated to Lord Shiva, which are sprinkled all around the country. This temple is flocked by a large number of devotees. One of the major religious pilgrimage centers, this temple is placed on Mandhata Island. This temple is built in Nagara- style architecture with enchanting frescos and carvings. It is believed that the Shiva Linga in this temple is Swayambhoo. The temple complex also has shrines of Maa Annapoorna and Lord Ganesha.
Siddhant Barahdwari Siddheshwar temple
Devoted to Lord Shiva, Siddhant Barahdwari Siddheshwar temple is built in impressive Brahmin architecture. Placed on a plateau, this temple was declared a protected temple during the British rule by Lord Curzon. The temple is brilliantly decorated with mural art paintings, intricate figures as well as special elephant carvings in different postures on the walls of the temple.
The Kedareshwar Temple is the most important religious shrine in the Madhya Pradesh station. Erected way back during the 11th century, this temple is visited by tourists as well as devotees in large number. Devotees offer prayer to the Lord to bestow good luck and good fortune on them. Spend some quiet moments here to seek inner peace.
Sri Govinda Bhagavatpaada Cave
Sri Govinda Bhagavatpaada Cave, associated with Sage Sankaracharya is popular as a legendary cave. It is believed that it is in this cave, that Sankaracharya met another great sage Govind Bhagwatpad and took Diksha (spiritual education) from him. The cave also consists of hall as well as a small sanctum along with a Shivalinga that have brilliantly carved pillars.
Also known as Amreshwar temple, Mamleshwar Jyotirlinga is a striking architecture with amazing stone work. Since 1795 from the time of Maharani Ahilyabai Holkar, 22 Brahmins who are paid by the Holkars, performed Lingarchan Puja. During the 20th century, these Brahmins were reduced to 11. The walls of the temple have inscriptions of Mahims Stotra, dating back to 1063 AD.
Shri Gajanan Maharaj mandir
Shri Gajanan Maharaj Mandir is another popular temple in Omkareshwar, which is a must-visit. This beautiful temple is fully made up of Dholpuri stones as well as marble. This temple is dedicated to Lord Ganesha.