ISKCON TEMPLE - MAYAPUR, WEST BENGAL

Sri SriRadhaMadhavaTemple commonly known as ISCON Temple, Mayapur. It is situated in the Mayapur near Kolkata state of West Bengal in India. Mayapur. The temple dedicated to the RadhaMadhava. One of the most popular is the International Society for Krishna Consciousness i.e. ISKCON. The ISCKON society was established by his godly grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, in the year 1966. The society emphases on Krishna devotion universal. In the last 43 years, it has urbanized into a universalassociation. The chain of ISCKON currently owns 10,000 temple devotees and 250,000 congregational disciples throughout the world.It’s specified to be intended for the happiness of the whole humanitarian society, preaching them the divine science of Bhagavad Gita and other ancient scriptures.

ARCHITECTURAL STYLE

The ISCKON society plans to construct its biggest temple in Mayapur. The creation of this spectacularstructure has started in the city. When finish, this temple would be enclosed by the ISCKON society city and will also have its own Vedic planetarium. Right now, the city houses an ISKCON temple with RadhaMadhava deities. The statues are enclosed by eight gopis, four on either side. The statues of Narasimhadeva and the Pancha-tattva can also be seen here. It is one of the utmost visited religious places in the city.

SANCTUM:RadhaMadhava

TIMEING

Mangala-Aarti: 4:30am (Closes at 5:00am)

Darsana- Aarti:7:00am

SrilaPrabhupada Guru-Puja: 7:30am

Class on Srimad-Bhagavatam (English and Bengali separately): 8:00am

Bhoga-Aarti: 12 noon (Temple closes at 1:00pm and reopens at 4:00pm)

Sandhya-Aarti: 6:30pm

Class on Bhagavad-gita (Bengali): 7:45pm (Temple closes at 8:30pm)

Chaitanya Lila exhibition this is in the main temple. It’s open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. 

HOW TO REACH

By Bus

Mayapur has a good system of roadways, which connect it to different parts of West Bengal. It makes it easy for the tourists to reach Mayapur. The nearest bus stand to Mayapur is at Krishnanagar. It is 20 km away from Mayapur. Taxi Service is available from different parts of West Bengal to reach Mayapur.

By Train

There is no railway station at Mayapur. You can take a train from Howrah Junction Railway Station. The train passes through NabadwipDham. From the NabadwipDham Railway Station, you can take a taxi to reach Mayapur. It is at a distance of 30 km from Mayapur.

 

By Air

The nearest airport is Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport in Kolkata. It is 117 km away from Mayapur. From the airport, you can get a taxi to reachMayapur.

 

Commuting Within Mayapur

There are buses, rickshaw, autos, and also boats to cross the river.

 

Accommodations

ISKCON Mayapur has five guest houses with varieties of rooms: standard, deluxe, superdelux, a/c rooms, and dormitories to accomodate the pilgrims and visitors to Mayapur. For guest house bookings, please write to MGHB@pamho.net or call Venugopal das at +91-3472-245620

You can stay in the ISKCON Mayapur Guest House when in Mayapur. ISKCON Kolkata also has a guest house facility. To book a room at the ISKCON Kolkata guest house or a seat in the bus, call up +91-3330-289258.

 

OTHERS TEMPLES

ISKCON CHANDRODAYA TEMPLE

Established under Lord Mahaprabhu, the temple is dedicated to Lord Krishna. It has an exhibition section showcasing the life and work of Shree Chaitanya.

CHAND KAZI'S SAMADHI

Chand Kazi, a person with Islamic faith, was the magistrate of Navadvipa who opposed the HarinamSankirtana movement in Mayapur and broke the mridanga of SrivashPandit, who led the Sankritana.

SRI CHAITANYA MATH

Founded by Acharya of the Gaudiya Math named SrilaBhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Maharaja, the Math is dedicated to RadhaGovinda and has four altars dedicated to the Vaishnava acharyas namely Sri Nimbarka, Sri Madhvacarya, Sri Ramanujacarya and Sri Visnuswami.

 

YOGA PEETH

This temple is the birth place of Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, and the structure is built in white marbled towers 30 m high. Yoga Peeth in Mayapur is a center of excellence teaching Yoga, Vedas and meditation.

 

WEBSITE & CONTACT

Address: Sri Mayapur Dhama, Mayapur, District Nadia, West Bengal, India – 741313

Phone: (3472)245240, (3472)245620, (3472)245455, +91(3472)245455, +91(3472) 245218

Fax: (03472) 245238

Mail: P.O. Box 10279, Ballyganj

Website: www.mayapur.com

Email:mayapur.chandrodaya@pamho.net

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बैद्यनाथ धाम ज्योतिर्लिंग :

बैद्यनाथ ज्योतिर्लिंग मंदिर को ही बाबा बैद्यनाथ धाम भी कहा जाता है।इस जगह को शिव के सबसे पवित्र निवास स्थान और 12 ज्योतिर्लिंगों में से एक माना जाता है। यह भारत के झारखंड राज्य के देवघर में स्थित है। इस मंदिर परिसर है बाबा बैद्यनाथ का ज्योतिर्लिंग स्थापित है।मंदिर परिसर में बैद्यनाथ धाम ज्योतिर्लिंग के अलावा 21 अन्य मंदिर भी हैं।

पूजा का महत्त्व:

भगवान शिव के पूजा में बेलपत्र चढ़ाना सर्वश्रेठ और शुभ माना गया है। तीन पत्तियों का संगम, शिव की तीन आंखों के अलावा उनके त्रिशूल का भी प्रतीक है, जो पिछले तीन जन्मों के पापों को नष्ट करने के वाला माना जाता है। हालाँकि, वृक्ष के बेलपत्र तोड़ने का भी एक समय होता हैं। कहा जाता हैं कि महादेव सौ कमल चढ़ाने से जितने प्रसन्न होते हैं, उतना ही एक नीलकमल चढ़ाने पर होते हैं और एक हजार नीलकमल के बराबर एक बेलपत्र होता है। इसीलिए भगवान शिव को प्रसन्न करने के लिए बेलपत्र चढ़ाना चाहिए।

पूजा कैसे होगी?

हमारे द्वारा नियुक्त पुजारी बैद्यनाथ धाम मंदिर में बेलपत्र द्वारा स्थापित विधी से पूजा सम्पन्न करते है।

पूजा सामग्री:

बेलपत्र, जल, फूल।

पूजा अवधि:

नित्य, 10 मिनट

पूजा करने वाले पंडितों की संख्या:
  • पंडित मोती राम मिश्रा 35 वर्षों के अनुभव के साथ।

  • पंडित ललन मिश्रा 10 वर्षों के अनुभव के साथ।

डिसक्लेमर : हम किसी भी मंदिर के एजेंट, सहयोगी या प्रतिनिधि नहीं हैं। हम पूरे देश में फैले पंडितों के अपने नेटवर्क के माध्यम से सेवाएं प्रदान करवाते हैं

इस पूजा को बुकिंग के 7 दिनों के अंदर शुरु करवाया जाएगा।

About the Temple :

Baidyanath Jyotirlinga temple, also known as Baba Baidyanath dham and Baidyanath dham is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas, the most sacred abodes of Shiva. It is located in Deoghar in the Santhal Parganas division of the state of Jharkhand, India. It is a temple complex consisting of the main temple of Baba Baidyanath, where the Jyotirlinga is installed, and 21 other temples.

About the Puja:

Offering Bilva or belpatra in Shiva Puja is important and considered auspicious. A confluence of three leaves, "Bilva" is symbolic of Shiva's three eyes as well as his trident (trishul) which is believed to destroy sins of the past three births. However, there are certain days when one should not pluck the bel leaves from a tree.

How Puja is done ?

The purohits and pandits will perform the puja with proper rituals and right procedure inside Baba Baidyanath Dham Temple.

Puja Samagri:

Belpatra, Jal, Flowers.

Puja Duration:

10 mins, Everday

Number of Pandits performing Puja:
  • Pandit Moti Ram Mishra with 35 years of experience.

  • Pandit Lallan Mishra with 10 years of experience.

Disclaimer : We are not an agent, associate or representative of any temple. We perform services through our own network of Pandits spread throughout the country

Please note it can take up to 7 days to schedule the puja.