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Nagchandreshwar Temple in Ujjain Madhya Pradesh India Which is Opens one day(Nagpanchami) in Year - Live Darshan

Ujjain is known as Temple city for its numbers of temples fromj Differents Ears.Ujjain is Situated on the banks of the Shipra River. It is about 70kms north to Indore city and western region of Madhya Pradesh state. In history, Ujjain was known by many names like Ujjaini, Avantika, Amravati, Pratikalpa and Kummudduity. World popular Lord Shiva's Jyotirlinga temple is in Ujjain city.There are many famous temples in ujjain.Among one popular temple is Nagchandreshwar Temple.Nagchandreshwar temple is one part of Mahakaleshwar Temple in Ujjain.Here is some fact about Nagchandreshwar Temple in Ujjain Madhya Pradesh India Which is Open one day in Year.

Location: in the Mahakaleshwar Temple compound, Ujjain
Pin code:456001
Built In: about 11th centuary
Built by : Parmar King Bhoj
Dedicated to: Lord Nagdevta( Snake God)
Signification: One of the main temple
Entry : Free
Photography:  Not Alloow
Temple Opening Timing: The temple opens only for one day(Nagpanchami day) in a year
(12:00 AM to12 PM)
Best time to visit: Nag Panchami Day
Visiting timing : 2 hour
Main Attraction: The temple door opens only one time in year
Architecture: Hindu temple style 
Live Darshan : Click Here
Festival Celebration:Nag Panchami(Shravan Shukla Panchami)
Phone Number: 0734 255 0563
How to Reach by Air : The nearest Airport is  Devi Ahilyabai Holkar  Airport Indore within 55 KM away from Ujjain.
How to reach By Rail:The nearest Railway station is Ujjain Junction.
How to reach By Bus or Road: There are many public and private vehicles available to reach here. Ujjain is well connected to other major cities of the country via regular buses.

More Fact about  Nagchandreshwar Temple

Nagchandreshwar Temple is located on the third floor of the world famous Mahakaleshwar Mandir in Ujjain.The temple is built about 11th century and built by Parmar King Bhoj.After this temple is renovated in 1732 by Maharaj Ranoji Sindhiya.The temple is dedicated to Lord Nagdevta(Snake Lord) and Lord Shiva.The temple is unique in the sense as" it is open only on the Shravan Shukla Paksha Panchami "(the fifth day of the Shukla Paksha of Shravan month).This is the famous Nagpanchami day.

In the temple, Shiva and Goddess Parvati can be seated on Sheshnag or Ananta Sesha. It is the believed that this idol was brought here from Nepal in 7th century AD. This is a very rare idol of Shiva and Goddess Parvati.

Every year on Nagpanchami Day 12:00AM After Puja performed by the collector and the Mahanirvani Akhara's Mahant Prakashpuri at midnight, gets are opened for common devotees.About 2 Lakhs devotees arrive on the day at Mahakaleshwar Temple to have darshan of Shiva as Nagchandreshwar.

Here Shiva is given importance as one who has the power over nagas or snakes. He is also one who gave refuge to Chandra – the moon god.The temple is vividly described in the Puranas.The first two stories of the Mahakal Temple houses the Mahakaleshwar and Omkareshwar forms of Shiva.

If legends are to be believed, one can get rid of any form of sarpdosh after paying reverence at Nagchandreshwar Temple.

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