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the lord Krishna temples of India which are visited by the devout and dedicated followers of Lord Krishna

Lord Krishna Temples is one of the most popular avatars of Lord Vishnu. Krishna is worshiped in many temples around the world. These temples are famous because they are either associated with the birth of Lord Krishna or known for the architecture and history. Even the aura of spirituality has made the temples of Lord Krishna Temples a peaceful pilgrimage for the devotees.

You can find a temple of Lord Krishna Temples with Radha or Rukmani. He is often known as the lord who plays the flute. Lets take a look at the most popular temples of Lord Krishna Temples that are well known worldwide for the history or association with His life.

Lord Krishna Temples

Lord Krishna Temples

Prem Mandir

Prem Mandir, built in the holy town of Vrindavan is one of the newest temples dedicated to Shri Krishna Temple. The temple structure was established by spiritual guru Kripalu Maharaj. The main structure built in marble looks incredibly beautiful and is an educational monument that reflects the true history of Sanatana Dharma. Figures of Shri Krishna and his followers depicting important events surrounding the Lord’s existence cover the main temple.

Rajagopalaswamy Temple

Lord Krishna Temple appears as a shepherd boy with a whip in one hand and wearing a turban and dhoti. He has butter in one hand, an ornament around the hip, a key bunch, bangles in hand and jewels. There are also a cow and two calves by his side.

Guruvayur Temple

Also known as the ‘Bhooloka Vaikunta’ or the abode of Lord Vishnu on Mother Earth, the Guruvayur temple, dedicated to Shri Krishna Temple is situated in Kerala. The temple is also known as Dwarka of Dakshin Bharat (South India) as it is one of the most famous temples in India. The idol of Sri Krishna in the temple is believed to have been worshipped by Lord Brahma himself.

Guruvayur Temple

Guruvayur Temple is also recognized as the Bhooloka Vaikunta. Dedicated to Lord Krishna Temple, the temple is famous as the Dwarka of South India. It is situated in Kerala state and one among the most admired temples of the country. It is said Lord Brahma himself worshipped here the idol of Lord Krishna.

Jagannath Temple

Jagannath Temple

Jagannath Temple

This temple has lord Krishna idol with Subhadra and Balbhadra, his siblings which are made of wood. It is built in 11th century during Eastern Ganga Dynasty king, Raja Ananta Varman Chodaganga.

Bankey Bihari Temple

Bankey Bihari is also located in Vrindavan and dedicated to Lord Krishna Temple. The idol of the temple can be seen here standing in the Tribhanga posture. There are many holy celebrations that take place in this temple. It is being visited by a huge number of devotees. If you are a devotee of Lord Krishna and planning a visit to these temples.