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Ram Raja Temple Orcha Dham Mdhya Pradesh India

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Location: Bank of Betwa river, Orcha ,Madhya Pradesh
Built in: 17th century A.D
Built By: King Madhukar or Shah Bundela rulers
Dedicated to: Lord Rama
Entry: Free
Photography: Allow
Temple timing: 8:00 Am to 10:00 Pm
Visiting timing:1 hours
Best time to visit: Oct to Feb
Nearest Railway station: Jansi Railway Station(16 Km)
Nearest Airport: Gwalior and Khajuraho Airport

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Ram Raja Temple is located at Bank of river Betwa in Orcha Dham Madhya Pradesh.The temple was built in 7th Century and built by.The temple is dedicated to Lord Rama.Ram Raja Mandir, a palace-turned-temple has a charming legend attached to it. King Madhukar Shah brought an idol of Lord Rama from Ayodhya to his capital following the dream visitation of God Ram to be installed later in a temple. When the idol proved impossible to move, the king recalled, too late, the deity's edict that the image would remain in the place where it was first installed. It is also the only temple in India where Ram is worshiped as a king. 

In the temple Raja Ram is accompanied by Sita (on the left), brother Laxman (on the right), Maharaj Sugreev and Narsingh Bhagwan (on the right). Durga Maa is also present in the darbaar on the right side. Hanumaan ji and Jamwant ji are praying just below Sita. The speciality of this temple is that Lord Ram has a sword in his right hand and a shield in the other. Shri Ram is sitting in Padmasan, with the left leg crossed over the right thigh.

It is a sacred Hindu pilgrimage and receives devotees in large numbers regularly and is also commonly known as Orchha Temple. The annual domestic tourist number is around 650,000 and the foreign tourist number is around 25,000. The daily number of visitors to the temple range from 1500 to 3000 and on certain important Hindu festivals like the Makar Sankranti, Vasant Panchami, Shivratri, Ram Navami, Kartik Purnima and Vivaha Panchami the number of devotees who throng to Orchha range in thousands. In India this is the only temple where Lord Ram is worshiped as a king and that too in a palace. A Guard of Honour is held everyday, police personnel have been designated as Guards at the temple, much in the manner of a king. The food and other amenities provided to the deity at the temple are a royal repast. Armed salutation is provided to Lord Ram every day.

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How To Reach Ram Raja Temple Orcha Dham

By Air: The Nearest Airport is Gwalior and Khajuraho Airport just 170 Km ans 126 Km of Ram Raja Temple Orcha Dham.

By Rail: The Nearest Railway station is Jansi Railway station just 16 km from Ram Raja Temple Orcha Dham.

By Road : There are many public and private vehicles available to reach Ram Raja temple orcha Dham.

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