Video - In and Around Mehandipur Balaji Temple
Significance of the templeThe legends says that the deity in this temple has divine power to cure a person possessed with evil spirit. One can also say that Shri Bala Ji Maharaj saves his devotees from unfavorable graha dashas, that is the planetary configurations.
Long ago the image of Lord Balaji and even that of Pret Raja - the King of spirits appeared from the Arawali hills. Since then, the people suffering from malignant spirits and black magic or spell get their relief when they make an appeal here at the temple for relief to Shri Bhairav ji and Shri Pret Raj Sarkar who holds this court and awards punishment to the malignant spirits, ghosts, goblins, ghouls, evil eyed witches, etc.
Balaji temple at Mehandipur in Rajasthan is a very powerful place. It is believed that the deity in this temple has divine power to cure a person possessed with evil spirits.Hundreds of 'Sankatwalas', as the possessed people are referred to in local lingo, throng to the temple everyday to offer prayers and have 'darshan'. The temple has also become a home and the last respite for the victims. The 'Mahant' of the temple, Shri Kishor Puri Ji, prescribes the treatment. It usually includes reading holy texts and even follows a strict vegetarian and simple diet, and even afflicts physical pain to one's body.
Rules and Rituals of the temples
Time to VisitTiming to visit the temple is 9.00 pm in summer and up to 8.00 pm in winter. Festival time like Holi, Hanuman Jayanti and Dusshera, etc is being regarded as the most auspicious time to emancipate from the evil spirits.
Transport Facilities to the TempleMadurai has daily flights from Chennai and four times a week from Bangalore. It is an important railway junction on the Southern Railway network.
Other places to VisitThe fantastic places of visiting for the devotees who come to Mehandipur Balaji Temple are Nilkanth Mahadev Temple, Mataji Ka Mandir, Pratap Vatika and Kaila Devi Temple.
|Some other interesting facts are Court of Pret Raja, Pooja griha; Bhairav ji temple and Ram Darbar which are some of the spots worth seeing here. The Mehandipur Balaji Temple at Dausa involves many charitable activities like providing food to the disabled and fodder to the cattle, etc.||Nearby tourist places to Mehandipur Balaji Temple
How to reach the Temple
- Through Road, the Mehandipur Balaji temple is well connected with stations of major cities in the country.
- There are very frequent services of buses available on Agra- Jaipur highway.
- One can also hire a car from Delhi either along the Alwar-Mahwa or Mathura-Bharatpur-Mahwa route.
- Through Railways, Rajasthan is connected to Agra, Jaipur, Alwar, Bharatpur and Dausa with train route from where bus service is available for Mehndipur Balaji temple.
- Airport facilities to Delhi, Jaipur, and Agra are also there.