Balajipuram - The Fifth Dham of India

Balajipuram - The Fifth Dham of India

The beauty of this temple built in the middle of nature is made on sight. This temple of Balaji Maharaj is very magnificent, beautiful, and pleasant. Balajipuram Temple is a must visit place located in Betul district. With a height of 111 feet, the Temple is the tallest in Betul. Shri Rukhmani Balaji Temple is famous for its design and faith in the people.

This temple is not in the Chhindwara district. This temple is located in Betul district. This scenic spot near Chhindwara is very beautiful. Let us know about this temple of Lord Balaji.

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    Balajipuram Betul District-

    There is a beautiful temple of Lord Balaji in South Indian style in Balajipuram. The entrance of Balajipuram temple is very grand and beautiful. The idols of God are built on this main entrance. Also, two big elephants have been made at the main gate. From the entrance to the main temple, there is an artificial pond called Gangakund, with fountains and fish. The temple of Lord Balaji is yellow, which resembles the Golden Temple. The main temple of Balajipuram, radiating golden aura, is 111 feet high. There is a very beautiful idol of Shri Rukmani Balaji in the temple.

    There are three smaller temples outside the main temple. Another major attraction of Balajipuram is the Sheshnag shaped structure, which is a cave. In this temple complex, there are temples of more than forty gods and goddesses including the main temple of Lord Balaji.

    Ksheer Sagar-

    After darshan from the main temple, you go to Kshir Sagar. In which the idol of Lord Vishnu is underwater. There is an idol of Vishnuji in the pool of water with multifaceted fish species. Lord Vishnu is seated here in a state of rest on Sheshnag. There are many fishes of the country and abroad in this Kshirsagar. Next to it is the bird sanctuary. Different types of birds are here. You can buy feed for birds and fish from the entrance.

    Chitrakoot Dham-

    Chitrakoot Dham has been built here. In Chitrakoot Dham, devotees get to see the entire Ramayana story. Various incidents related to the life of Lord Rama have been displayed here. Many idols have been made depicting the related of Ramayana. Many places like Sita Swayambar, Ram Ghat, Van Gaman, Ram Darbar, etc. have been built here. Along with this, many other attractive places have been made which is a very good place for photography. When you come to Chitrakoot Dham, you get to see many other temples.

    Vaishno Devi Temple-

    Apart from this, there is a temple of Vaishno Devi here. Exactly a cave-like temple of Vaishno Mata has been built. Which is very beautiful. You have to pass through the cave for Vaishno Devi Darshan. Mata Vaishno Devi's darshan is obtained at a height of 75 feet. Coming here gives a lot of peace. Above here the idol of Lord Ganesha is carved on stone. You get the worship material shop above. The view looks very beautiful when viewed from top to bottom. 

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    Mandakini River-

    An artificial Mandakini river has also been created here. You can also enjoy boating in the holy Mandakini river. Kashmiri vote facility is also available here. You can enjoy boating while sitting with your family on this Kashmiri Vote. You can enjoy snacks as well. By driving the boat yourself, you get to experience a lot of fun amidst the lush green trees. 

    Apart from this, many small and big temples are also established here. Like Bamleshwari Temple, Maihar Wali Sharda Mata Temple, Lizard Temple, Shri Ram Temple, etc. Along with this, the darshan of Goswami Tulsidas and Gautam Rishi is also seen here.

    12 Jyotirlinga Darshan in Balajipuram-

    You get to see 12 Jyotirlingas in the cave temple. Do not hesitate to go to the cave. Must visit 12 Jyotirlinga. This place is very beautiful and calming.

    Names of 12 Jyotirlinga-

    1. Somnath – Gir Somnath In Gujarat
    2. Nageshwar – Daarukavanam In Gujarat
    3. Bhimashankar – Pune In Maharashtra
    4. Trimbakeshwar – Nashik In Maharashtra
    5. Grishneshwar – Aurangabad In Maharashtra
    6. Vaidyanath – Deoghar In Jharkhand
    7. Mahakaleshwar – Ujjain In Madhya Pradesh
    8. Omkareshwar – Khandwa In Madhya Pradesh
    9. Kashi Vishwanath – Varanasi In Uttar Pradesh
    10. Kedarnath – Kedarnath In Uttarakhand
    11. Rameshwaram – Rameswaram Island In Tamil Nadu
    12. Mallikarjuna – Srisailam In Andhra Pradesh

    There is a huge Shivling, in which the idol of Lord Shiva has been engraved. A huge Nandi has been built near it.

    We would advise you not to leave any temple or cave. Otherwise, you will have to repent later. It's all so beautiful and delightful. Along with this, you will find various idols like peacock dance, monkey, deer, bear, etc. The clean walkways and lush greenery will take your breath away.

    Construction of Balajipuram Temple-

    Shri Rukmani Balaji Temple was built by NRI Shri Sem Verma in the memory of his revered mother Late Rukmani Devi Mehto. The establishment of the Kalash of the temple, and the Pran Pratishtha ceremony were completed on 4th February 2001 in the presence of revered Shankaracharyas and revered Hindu saints. He built such a temple in Betul, which is known as Balajipuram. The city of Betul is now known from this temple itself.

    The main temple of Sri Rukmani Balaji at Balajipuram is in line with the architecture used in South Indian temples. Eminent architects from South India were involved in the design work. The temple was built by artists from Andhra Pradesh. Its architecture is made based on Vastu Shastra. It introduces our culture, worship, social culture, etc. The temple complex is spread over 10.5 acres. A large number of devotees visit Balajipuram every day to have a darshan of the deity. 

    Free parks have been set up here for the entertainment of the children. Swings, Balajipuram Railway, Columbus, Merigo Round, Airplane are the center of attraction in the park. Which children enjoy a lot.

    There is also a food zone in this complex. Where food facilities are available with juices, sweets, snacks, fast food center, an ice cream parlor, and other drinks.

    Saints, religious leaders, and religious singers visit Balajipuram from time to time. Moni Baba, a resident of Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh, did penance in this temple for 8 days. Many religious events also take place in the temple.

    Arrangement for accommodation in Balajipuram-

    Shri Rukmani Balaji Devasthanam provides accommodation with basic amenities for the pilgrims. If anyone wants to stay here, can easily stay. Rooms are also available here at a very low cost. The best arrangement exists for accommodation in Balajipuram.

    The park in Balajipuram is huge and nice. The cleanliness and environment here are very good. You will enjoy the garden here and can do yoga in the garden. You will have a great experience here. A peaceful atmosphere prevails at this holy place.

    Gradually this place is becoming popular in the country and abroad. Many picnic groups and domestic and foreign tourists keep coming here throughout the year. It is a place of religious importance as well as a picnic spot in Betul. There are many suitable places for photography here.

    If you live in or near Chhindwara then this will be a good and easy destination for you. Must visit this place. Today Balajipuram has been included in the main tourist destinations of the state along with the center of faith. It is a beautiful place to visit, with an enchanting atmosphere and a peaceful place.

    If you are looking for a day picnic then this is a great place to visit with your family or friends. A parking facility is available at Balajipuram. There are many shops outside the temple as well. There is also a snack shop and a children's toy shop.

    Balajipuram will become the center of Veda education-

    Balajipuram, the Fifth Dham of the country, will now become the center of Veda education. Sam Verma, the founder of the Balajipum temple, has handed over the golden keys of the temple to the Kanchi Kamakoti Math.

    Now preparations are being made by the Math to make Sanskriti Dham at this place. Where an orientation course will be started for the pundits along with the education of the four Vedas so that the worship system of the temples in the surrounding areas can be improved.

    The daily schedule of the temple-

    Morning time

    The temple opens at 6:00 AM

    Good Morning Aarti from 6:00 AM

    Gosthi Prasad Aarti from 8:30 AM

    Afternoon time

    Mid-rest at 12:00 till 3:00 PM

    Evening time

    The temple opens at 3:00 PM

    Sandhya Aarti at 6:30 PM

    Gosthi Prasad Aarti at 8:30

    Sayam Aarti at 9:30 PM

    Temple closed at 10:00 PM

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    The distance between Balajipuram Temple and Chhindwara is 130 km. The journey from Balajipuram temple to Chhindwara takes two and a half to three hours.

    Bus and auto facility is available for commuting to and from the railway station and bus stand. The district headquarter is situated on National Highway 69 at a distance of only 7 Kms from Betul. Balajipuram is located on the Nagpur-Bhopal highway road.

    Distance of Balajipuram from different cities-

    Balajipuram is well connected by road to all the major towns and cities of central India.

    131 KM from Chhindwara (via Multai)

    200 KM from Nagpur (via Pandhurna, Multai)

    350 KM from Jabalpur (via Chhindwara, Multai)

    200 KM from Bhopal (via Hoshangabad, Itarsi, Betul)

    996 KM from Mumbai (via Indore, Bhopal, Itarsi)

    1000 KM from Delhi (via Agra, Bhopal, Itarsi)


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