How many steps are there in Ambaji temple?
There are 300 stone steps at the foot of the hill after which the pilgrims have to climb through a narrow dangerous track. On the flat top of the hill there is a small niche facing the temple of Ambaji, in which a well-protected lamp is kept constantly burning, and can be seen from the main Ambaji temple at night.
Is ambaji open for darshan?
Ambaji Temple Timings Ambaji temple is open for darshan all seven days of the week. The visiting hours are – 07:00 AM to 11:30 AM, 12:30 PM to 04:30 PM and 06:30 PM to 09:00 PM.
Where is Ambaji temple located?
Ambaji Temple This is the principal shrine of a goddess who has been worshiped since the pre-Vedic period. She is often referred to as Arasuri Amba, named for the location of the temple in the Arasur hills, near the source of the Saraswati river at the south-western end of the Aravali mountain range.
What is the importance of Ambaji Mata Temple?
Ambaji is an important temple town with millions of devotees visiting every year. It is one of the 51 Shakti Peethas. Ambaji Mata temple is a major Shakti Peeth of India. All the ritual worships of Ambaji is performed in Chachar Chowk.
Where to worship Ambaji in Varanasi?
All the ritual worships of Ambaji is performed in Chachar Chowk. The Temple has a glorious Suvarn Kalash Shikhar, shining at 103 feet height on the top of the temple, weighing more than 3 tones as a whole. Shri Arasuri Ambaji Mata Devasthan Trust has developed a parikrama way around the Gabbar hill.
What happens in the Holy Temple of Arasuri Ambaji?
In the holy temple of “Arasuri Ambaji”, there is no image or statue of goddess the holy “Shree Visa Yantra” is worshiped as the main deity. No one can see the Yantra with naked eye. In the evening, performances of Bhavai, the folk drama of the state is held and Garba programmes are organized.