Goverdhan Is A Mountain Situated In Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, India. There Is A Story Famous For Goverdhan Worship. Earlier In Ancient Time Of Dwapar Yug Villagers Of Nand Gaon Worship Lord Indra (God Of Rain), But Shri Krishna Changed The Tradition And Start Goverdhan Worship Because Goverdhan Mountain Was Helpfull To Rain Which Make 'Indra' Angry. And Indra Starts Over Rain. Then Lord Krishna Hold Goverdhan Mountain On His Right Hand Little Finger Tip To Save Villagers Of Nand Gaon From Over Rain. After That Incident Goverdhan Mountain Is Worshiped As God By Hindus.

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Goverdhan, Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, India.

How To Reach-

  • Airport- Nearest Airport Is Agra At 81 KM.
Nearest International Airport Is I.G.I. Airport, Delhi At 174 KM.
  • Train- Nearest Railway Station Is Mathura Junction. 141 KM From Delhi.
  • Bus- Goverdhan Bus Stand, Linked With Mathura Bus Stand, 26 Km From Mathura. Mathura Bus Stand Is About 140 KM From Delhi.

Local Transport-

Auto, Tricycle, Local Buses.

Local Languages-

Hindi, Khadi Boli, Braj Bhasha.

Local Food-

  • Most Of The Population Is Mainly Vegetarian.
  • Morning Breakfast- Puri (Bedai) With Sabji (Potato Curry And Winter Melon Curry) And Sweet Dish Jalebi.
  • Lunch And Dinner- Traditional Food. Lots Of Varieties (Dal Bati, Cheese Curry, Dal, Rice, Chapati, Vegetable Curries And Soups, Etc)
  • Mathura District Is Famous For Sweet Dish "PEDA".

Daan Ghati Temple (Goverdhan Dham Temple)

There Are Many Temples In Goverdhan But Daan Ghati Temple Is Main Temple Of Goverdhan Pilgrimage. Peoples Come Daily In Numbers To Visit Temple And Circumambulation Of Goverdhan Pilgrimage. Circumambulation Is Completed In Two Parts, One Is Goverdhan Mountain Circumambulation Of 12 KM And Second Is Circumambulation Of Nearby Holy Places Of 9 KM. Recognition Of Peoples To Round Here That Should Be Utilized Barefoot. Circumambulation Route Is Full Of Holy Places Where Lord Krishna Miracles And Roam During Cow Feeding. Peoples Recognized That At Present Time Lord Krishna Comes To Roam In This Region. Main Attraction Is At All Hindu Festivals Like Holi, Dipawali, Janmashtami, Goverdhan Pooja, Leap Year And Savan Month Of Indian Calendar.


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