RUKMINI TEMPLE

Overview

Dedicated to Goddess Rukmini, the consort of Lord Krishna, Rukmini Devi Temple is a small temple, which is quite popular for its beautiful carvings and two of its splendidly-designed panels. On one panel, there are Naratharas or human sculptures and the other one has Gajatharas or elephants on the base. The inner sanctum of the temple has the idol of the Goddess along with the Lord. It is said that the temple was constructed around 12th century. The walls of Rukmini temple are adorned with stunning paintings, depicting various events of Goddess Rukmini with the Lord. It is around 1.5 km northwards of the town.

Timings

05:00 AM TO 12:00 PM and 04:00 PM TO 09:00 PM