Bharat Mandir

Museum / Gallery

Photo Credit: Flickr

Distance (From Porbandar Railway Station): 3 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 15 Mins or Less

Place Location: Opposite To Nehru Planetarium

Transportation Options: Walk/Trek

Travel Tips: None

At a distance of 3 km from Porbandar Railway Station, Bharat Mandir, also known as Temple of India, is situated opposite to Nehru Planetarium in Porbandar. It is one of the must-visit places in Porbandar, especially for history buffs.

Referred to as 'Temple of India', it is one among its kind in India as it is dedicated to motherland 'Bharat'. This two-storeyed temple is built in a rectangular shape. The hall of this temple has a huge relief map of India on the floor. The temple houses stone carvings and brass reliefs of heroes from Hindu mythology on the pillars. The place also has statues of Indian freedom fighters. To get an insight into the rich cultures and traditions of the country, this temple is a must-visit.

Timings: 9 AM - 12 PM & 3 PM - 6 PM