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Dwarkadhish Temple Gujrat

Dwarka city is situated in the Jamnagar district of Gujarat. It is one of the most ancient cities in India and have the famous Dwarkadhish temple, which is one of the biggest Temple places in India. Lord Krishna Dwarkadhissh TempleDwarka was also called Golden Dwarka because of its richness. It is said that Lord Krishna ruled here from 28 yr age to life end.

To save the people from the threat of the war, he decided to shift his capital from Mathura to Dwarka, which was basically a piece of a land reclaimed from the sea. The city was designed and constructed by the celestial architect Vishwakarma. It was a planned city and served as the capital city of the Lord till His holy presence on the earth. After he died, the Yaduvansh (Krishna's clan) declined. It is said that the original city built by the Lord submerged in the sea after he departed from the world. Later, one of the grandsons of the Lord constructed the Dwarkadhish Temple.

Dwarkadhissh Temple is also called the Jagad Mandir and it is made from limestone and sand. The spire of the temple is about 170 feet high. The flag on the top of the shrine is the symbol of the majesty of the Lord Krishna and It is changed three times in a day. Dwarkadhish Temple has five storey and stands on around 60 pillars. It has a exclusive construction and. The temple mainly has two doors, with the entrance door being called the Swarga Dwara (Heaven Gait) and the exit door the Moksha Dwara.

Dwarkadhish Temple is adorned with rich carvings and is an architectural gem. It welcomes the poor and the rich similar. The temple is one of the important Moksh Dhams of India. One can have the splendid view of River Gomati from the temple, as it flows nearby. Apart from Lord Krishna, there are a number of deities present in the Dwarkadhish Temple. The temple holds the same significance for Hindus like Mecca for Muslims.Every Hindu person want to visit here at least once. It is visited by thousands of pilgrims each year, who come here in quest of the everlasting peace.
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