Shree Jagannath Mandir is situated at Krishi Vihar Colony, Harnya Khedi, Kishan Ganj, Mhow, Distt Indore (Madhya Pradesh) on Agra Bombay main road National Highway number 3 (NH – 3). It is 20 Kms from Indore, 10 Kms from Rau, & 4 Kms from Mhow which can be recognized from the main road.
Bhumipujan and Silanyas was completed by the great saint SHRI SHRI 1011 BRAHMARISHI SHRI BARFANI BABA on 01 Jul 2004. On that day BRAHMARISHI was on Mauna Vrata but he broke his vrata saying he could see the Lord Jagannath and blessed that this place is a holy place and the temple will become glorious and famous.
On 28 Apr 2005 three days pran pratistha ceremony was held. Shri Ramesh Rajguru who is main Purohit of His Highness Maharaja Gajapati of Puri along with three purohits Shri Suryanarayan Das, Shri Dwarkaprashad Misra and Shri Niranjan Misra and a team of local purohits organized the ceremony under the guidance of His Highness Maharaja Gajapati. On 30 Apr 2005 the final prana pratistha ceremony took place. Temple is also registered with the main temple of Puri.
Shri Rahas Behari Panda is the main purohit of the temple and Shri Gautam Panda is assisting main purohit. Both the purohits are from Orissa and performing all the rituals as per the main temple of Puri.
All festivals like Ratha Yatra (the Cart festival), Bahuda Yatra (return Cart festival), Kartik Purnima, Devo Dipawali, Dola Purnima (holi), Rang Panchami, Dipawali; Janma Asthami is celebrated with full rituals and rites.
Shri Jagannath Mandir Trust has been formed and is registered with the Registrar of the Trusts and societies, Indore.
Dr Ashok Mohanty is the Principal Trustee of Shri Jagannath Mandir Trust.
Very shortly two more Temples i.e. one Ram Mandir and One Shiva Mandir will be constructed on both the sides of Shri Jagannath Mandir. One Prashadalaya and two rooms are also being constructed soon. Your valuable donations for the rooms and Prashadalaya are requested.
Apart from the regular poojas, one scheme for the poojas for Birth Days, Marriage anniversary, Nirwan diwas is also there in the Mandir, One has to donate Rs 1111/- (One time donation only) for the pooja on the particular date and this pooja will be carried out on the particular date as desired and will be in existence by the next of kins after the death of the person. Once the register for this pooja is over, the next object of Annachhetra will be taken.The following rituals are being performed/celebrated every in the temple. This year i.e. 2009, all the dates and rituals will be performed the dates mentioned as under:
Shri Jagannath Mandir Pran Pratistha varshik Utsav:
Akhay Tritiya, Parsuram Jayanti
Festivals - Deba Snana Purnima at Shree Jagannath Mandir, Mhow, Indore-:
This Festival takes place in the month of Jyeshtha. It is popularly known as the Deba Snana Purnima. This is the first occasion in the course of an year when the deities; Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra, Subhadra along with Sudarshan and Madanmohan are brought out from the Temple and taken in procession to Snana Bedi popularly known as "Pahandi". The deities are bathed there with 108 pitchers of Water, Milk, Curd, Sugar, Honey, pure Ghee & Ganga Jal . Here, Lord Jagannath and Lord Balabhadra are dressed like Lord Ganesh of the purans with the head of an elephant.
FORTH-COMING FESTIVALS AT SREE JAGANNATH TEMPLE-
Akhay Tritiya, Parsuram Jayanti
Jagannath Mandir Pran Pratistha Varshik Utsav)
Nirjala Ekadasi and Rukhmani Vivaha
Dev Snan Purnima Gaganan Bes Shringer
Netro Utsav (Naba Yuvan Darsan)
Hera Punchami (Bhajan Shandhya)
Dev Sayan Ekadasi (Suna Besa)
Raksha Bandhan (Beldev Jayanti)
Vijaya Dashmi ( Sona Besa)
Saradh Purnima (Gaga Laxmi Pujan)
Dev Uttahani Ekadasi (Vishma Panchaka Brata)
Pujas available in the Mandir-
The Following Pujas are available in the Shree Jagannath Mandir, Mhow. If you want to offer any Puja, kindly contact in the above Numbers.
Patitapaban Neta Dan
Sri Jagannath Sahasra Archana.
How to reach the temple -
There are no regular flights from other major cities of the country to Mhow. Nearest airport is Indore Airport.
22 km away
Indore Airport (IDR), Indore, Madhya Pradesh
186 km away
Bhopal Airport (BHO), Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
Mhow is well connected to other major cities of the country via regular trains.
Railway Station(s): Mhow (MHOW)
You can easily get regular buses to Mhow from other major cities of the country.
Bus Station(s): Mhow , Mhow
Address: Rau-Mhow, Harnya Khedi, Indore, Madhya Pradesh 453331, India
Contact No: 070677 77494
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