7 famous temples in Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh (UP) is known for its rich cultural and religious heritage. Here are seven popular temples in Uttar Pradesh.

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Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Varanasi

Kashi Vishwanath Temple honours Shiva in Varanasi. One of the holiest Hindu temples, it draws millions of pilgrims and visitors.

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Banke Bihari Temple, Vrindavan

The Krishna-dedicated Banke Bihari Temple is located in Vrindavan. This temple is notable for its monsoon swing festival (Jhulan Yatra) and "Thakur Ji" deity.

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Dwarkadhish Temple, Mathura

The Mathura Dwarkadhish Temple honours Krishna and Radha. It has colourful Janmashtami events and is a pilgrimage attraction.

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ISKCON Temple, Vrindavan

Vrindavan is home to the ISKCON Krishna temple. The temple has a lovely Krishna deity and spiritual amenities.

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Hanuman Temple, Allahabad (Prayagraj)

Lord Hanuman is worshipped in Allahabad's Bade Hanuman Ji Temple. Culture and religion are associated with the city's oldest temple.

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Durga Temple, Varanasi

Also known as the "Durga Kund Mandir" or "Durga Temple," it is dedicated to Goddess Durga and is a major religious site in Varanasi.

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Sri Radha Raman Temple, Vrindavan

Sri Radha Raman Temple, devoted to Krishna, is another Vrindavan landmark. The temple is famous for its marble and silver craftsmanship and its self-manifested Krishna deity.

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