Lord Shiva

Temple History

Mangalnath Temple is a highly revered shrine situated in Ujjain District, Madhya Pradesh. According to Matsya Purana, Mangalnath is considered to be the birth place of Mars and situated on Kark intersection.

Most of Hindus worship in the mangalnath mandir for mangal shanti, because this is the birth place of Mars. This is the only one mandir in the world where Bhat puja has orgnise. Bhat puja ends all problems of a man.


Additional Information

A marvelous shrine located far away from the flurry of the city life, offers an unimaginable sense of tranquility to the tourists. The temple is situated at the place where the first meridian is said to pass the earth and so this place was a renowned spot for a clear view of the planet and consequently it turned to be an apt place for astronomical studies.

From Devi Ahilya Bai Holkar Airport, Indore the temple is around 65.4 Km and 6.0 Km from Ujjain Junction. From Shaheed Raja Bhau Mahakal Bus Stand,Ujjain it is 5.6 Km. Sharing autos, mini buses and taxis are available from Station and Bus stand. Ujjain darshan bus is also a good option to visit temples in Ujjain
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  • Contact Person: Pt. Diptesh Dubey
  • Contact Number: +91-94240-38108