History of Durgiana Temple Amritsar – Distance, Location & Timings

Durgiana Temple is also known as Lakshmi Narayan Mandir or Sitla Mandir. History of Durgiana Temple is connected with the Hindu holy place where Goddess Durga deified & worshipped. The saying is that Goddess Lakshmi & Vishnu also deified & worshipped here. The temple was established in the 16th century. Guru Harsai Mal Kapoor expanded & renovated it later in 1921. The inauguration of the temple was done by Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya.

History of Durgiana Temple Amritsar

An old tree of berry is present at the backside of the temple, which remains green throughout the year. There is a myth that if you worship this tree, your all wishes will come true. There is also a strong belief among devotees that visiting this temple cure all diseases.

The structure and look of the temple is very similar to Golden Temple. It is located in the tank of water and a bridge connects the way to the temple. The Dome is decorated with colorful lights and is a point of attraction. All Hindu festivals are being celebrated in the temple. The major festivals include Janmashtami, Dussehra, Diwali, and Ram Navmi.

Location

It is located in Central Amritsar, near Lohgarh Gate, Punjab (India). Full Address of Mandir is:
Durgiana Temple, Near Lohgarh Gate, Amritsar, Punjab, 143001, India

Timings

Temple is open all days of the week from 6 AM – 10 PM

How to reach Durgiana Temple in Amritsar?

Amritsar is well connected by Road, Rail & Air. One can reach this temple by all means.

  • By Road: After reaching ISBT Amritsar, You can take a Private Taxi / Cab to reach the temple. It is 3 kilometers from ISBT Amritsar. Or if you are coming by your own car, you can drive to below-mentioned address:
    Durgiana Temple, Near Lohgarh Gate, Amritsar, Punjab, 143001, India
  • By Train: After getting off at Amritsar Railway station, you can book a private Taxi / Cab online through your mobile. The distance of Durgiana Temple from Railway Station is 1 kilometer.
  • By Air: After reaching Amritsar Airport, you can book a private Taxi / Cab online. Distance between Temple and Airport is 12 Kilometres.

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