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Tourist Spot in Omkareshwar

About Omkareshwar: A holy island, shaped like the sacred Hindu symbol 'OM', Omkareshwar continues to draw thousands of devotees. Here the rivers Narmada & Kaveri meet & pilgrims gather at the confluence in large numbers to kneel & pay obeisance before the Jyotirlinga at the temple of Shri Omkar Mandhata.
How to reach:Nearest railhead is Omkareshwar Road on the Ratlam
Best Time To Visit: September to February.
Accomodation: Hotels etc.
Local Transport: Bus, taxi service etc.

Place of Tourist Interest in Omkareshwar

Omkareshwar temple 1

Shri Omkar Mandhata: This temple, situated on an island, is made of stone with intricately carved friezes. Encircling the shrine are verandahs with columns which are carved in circles, polygons & squares.

Omkareshwar temple 2

24 Avatars: A group of Hindu & Jain temples displaying architectural expertise in each structure.

Siddhnath Temple: Built in the tradition of early medieval Brahmanic architecture, it has a unique frieze of elephants carved upon a stone slab, at its outer perimeter.