Vindhyachal Temple also popularly called Vindhyachal Dham, is located at a small township Vindhyachal in the District Mirzapur of the state Uttar Pradesh in North India.
How is the way to reach Maa Vindhyavasini Temple?
Answer: The way to Maa Vindhyavasini temple is clean, flat and simple. Some of the routes you can walk on foot and there are some different routes from which you can go near the temple by your own vehicle. Whatever is your vehicle, car taxi, auto-rickshaw etc., you can go very close to Maa Vindhyavasini temple. There are also two routes to go, which are called Old VIP and New VIP routes. Ongoing on these two paths, you have to climb only 2-4 steps. However, during Navratri time do not allow the vehicle too close to the temple, then you may have to walk a long distance, but in normal times you do not have to walk very much.
Which hotels in Vindhyachal have parking facilities?
Answer: Most of the decent hotels and Dharamshalas in Vindhyachal have parking facilities. Those who do not have their own parking, they can get their vehicles parked somewhere nearby, however, it is advised that you clearly specify parking while booking your room in the hotel. Most of the hotels given on this website have parking facilities.
Is there any place near the temple where one can sit and worship?
Answer: It would be best that you worship the temple itself in the courtyard of the temple by sitting somewhere on its terrace so that you can get the benefit of the energy of the temple, but if you want to look around, you can see the place in a hotel or Dharamshala. You can talk in the houses of pandas who can give you the facility of a suitable location.
What are the other places to visit near Maa Vindhyavasini Temple?
Answer: There are many places of interest in Vindhyachal, but the main three are the main temple of Maa Vindhyavasini, the temple of Kali Maa located in Kali Khoh and the temple of Ashtabhuja Devi. These three temples are within a radius of 10 kilometers and can be easily visited by auto-rickshaw or any other vehicle or by ordinary rickshaw, apart from this there are many small temples which can be inquired about locally.
Is there a dress code for darshan in the temple or can one go to the temple wearing a specific type of clothes, as is the case in many South Indian temples?
Answer: No, there is no such dress code in the Maa Vindhyavasini temple located in Vindhyachal.
What is the time of Darshan at Maa Vindhyavasini Temple?
Answer: The time for darshan in Maa Vindhyavasini temple is different during Navratri and normal days.
On Normal Days:
5:00 AM to 12:00 PM
1:30 PM to 7:15 PM
8:15 PM to 9:30 PM
10:30 PM to Midnight
On Navaratri Days::
4:00 AM to 12:00 PM
1:00 PM to 7:30 PM
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
10:30 PM to 3:00 AM
Is the temple closed on certain days or not?
Answer: The temple is open every day of the year, on any festival, on any day, in any period, on any day. The temple is open daily.
Is the temple situated at a high altitude and a lot of stairs have to be climbed?
Answer: No, most of the temples of Vindhyachal including the main temple of Maa Vindhyavasini are on the normal level and you do not have to climb the stairs very much, only the temple of Maa Ashtabhuja is at a height where one has to go by stairs.
Can old people who cannot climb very many steps visit the temple of Maa Vindhyavasini?
Answer: Yes, they can easily visit the temple of Mother Vindhyavasini because only two or four steps have to be climbed to visit the temple.
Where is Vindhyachal Temple located?
Answer: Vindhyachal Temple is situated on the banks of river Ganges in Mirzapur district between Prayagraj and Varanasi in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.
If we want to come by train then at which station do we have to get down to visit Maa Vindhyavasini temple in Vindhyachal?
, Answer: The nearest railway station from Vindhyachal’s Maa Vindhyavasini temple is Vindhyachal which is 1 kilometer away from the temple but all major trains do not stop here. 08 kilometers away.
Which is the nearest railway station from Maa Vindhyavasini temple of Vindhyachal?
Answer: No, there is no provision of any ticket for darshan in the Maa Vindhyavasini temple of Vindhyachal, all the people, who belong to any section of the society, sit in the same line in the same line and see the mother Vindhyavasini.
Is there any ticket for darshan in Maa Vindhyavasini temple of Vindhyachal?
Answer: Mother of Vindhyachal Dham is situated on the banks of the Ganges, so you can take advantage of the Ganga bath in Vindhyachal with great ease. On normal days, the ghats located on the banks of the Ganges are not as clean and orderly, but during Navratri, there is the complete arrangement. And in those days there is a system for changing the clothes of women, but on normal days you may not find the ghats located on the banks of the Ganges as clean, so if you want, you can wear clothes in the nearby Dharamshala or the houses of Pandas. You can change clothes by renting a small room for a while.
What is the arrangement for bathing in the Ganges in Vindhyachal Dham, can women also do a place there and is there any arrangement for changing their clothes?
Answer: There are many restaurants and eateries in Vindhyachal Dham, which can prepare North Indian food in general and some South Indian dishes as well. Their quality is not very good but normal.
Are there good restaurants and eateries in Vindhyachal?
What is the time of Aarti in the temple?
Answer: Aarti timings in the temple are different on normal days and Navratri days, which you can know by clicking on the link given below.
On Normal Days:
Mangala Aarati or Pratah Aarati- 4:00 AM to 5:00 AM
Rajashree Aarati or Madhyanha Aarti- 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Chhoti Aarati or Sandhya Aarti- 7:15 PM to 8:15 PM
Badee Aarati or Shayan Aarti- 9:30 PM to 10:30 PM
On Navaratri Days:
Mangala Aarati or Pratah Aarati- 3:00 AM to 4:00 AM
Rajashree Aarati or Madhyanha Aarti- 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Chhoti Aarati or Sandhya Aarti- 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Badee Aarati or Shayan Aarti- 9:30 PM to 10:30 PM
How far can one go to Vindhyachal’s Maa Vindhyavasini temple by car or by taxi?
Answer: If you are coming on normal days then you can go by car or taxi very near to Maa Vindhyavasini temple but due to huge rush during Navratri, cars and taxis are stopped quite far, due to which Navratri is celebrated. You may have to walk a lot during the days.
Can one visit the temple of Maa Vindhyavasini on the same day?
Answer: Yes, you can visit not only the main and two temples of Mother Vindhyavasini in a single day.
What is the arrangement for keeping your belongings around the temple?
Answer: You can either take a hotel, a Dharamsala or a room in the Yatri Niwas to keep your belongings, which are safe and if you do not have to stay then from the prasad shops around the temple if you want to make an offering to the Goddess. If you take prasad etc., then these shops allow you to keep your goods free of cost. Normally if your luggage is locked then it is safe and there have never been any incidents of theft etc. When you keep the goods, every prasad shop has a serial number or number, definitely note it down, so that after visiting the temple, you can easily reach that prasad shop.
In what ways can one reach the Maa Vindhyavasini Temple?
You can reach Maa Vindhyavasini Temple by road, rail and air.
Is there a lot of crowd in the Maa Vindhyavasini temple of Vindhyachal Dham?
Answer: On normal days there is not much crowd, but on holidays, on Sundays, on Tuesdays and on special festivals, there is a lot of crowd. In the days of Navratri, there is not a lot of sesame seeds and the entire Vindhyachal Dham area is packed with crowds. So if you are coming during Navratri days then you have to be mentally prepared for the rush.
Approximately how long does it take to have a darshan of Maa Vindhyavasini?
Answer: On normal days, when there is not a lot of crowd, the darshan takes place in fifteen to twenty minutes to one hour. During Navratri days or on any special festivals, two to three hours can be spent for darshan.