Bhartrihari Temple, Alwar in Rajasthan

Bhartrihari Temple in Alwar, Rajasthan is a temple dedicated to King Bhartrihari. This temple is located at 30 kms away from Alwar on Jaipur Alwar Road. It is a Samadhi Temple of Shri Bhrathari, was built by his disciples and devotees.

Why Bhartrihari Temple was established? 

This holy place is said to have come into existence hundreds years Before Christ. Samadhi of Shri Bhrathari was built by his disciples and devotees. They made this place a permanent memory of the great sage Bhartrihari.

Significance of the deity of Bhartrihari

Maharaj Bhartrihari who was a king of Ujjain had renounced his kingdom and become a Nath, disciple of Guru Gorakhnath. He practiced his ascetism here in this wild place full of jungles, wild animals and high Aravali Hills around. A small rivulet of clean water flows by. People worship the entombment of Bhartrihari. Here an incessantly burning lamp is cautiously guarded and it has been hurning for centuries. There is a Dhuni ( a fire place maintained by Nath Sadhus) which also keeps fire ablaze in every season and at every time.

Architecture of Bhartrihari Temple

Guru Gorakhnath. He practiced his ascetism here in this wild place full of jungles, wild animals and high Aravali Hills around. A small rivulet of clean water flows by. People worship the entombment of Bhartrihari. Here an incessantly burning lamp is cautiously guarded and it has been hurning for centuries. There is a Dhuni ( a fire place maintained by Nath Sadhus) which also keeps fire ablaze in every season and at every time.

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