Religious Places


Ambadevi Ambadevi Temple

         Shri Ambadevi Temple is situated at the heart of the city at Rajkamal Square, Near HVPM,Amravati Maharashtra, which is 157 KM nagapur by Bus,it is believed that Shri Krishna married Rukmini after abducting her when she came to pray at the Amba Devi temple. It is a very old temple and can find its mention in the old gazetteers.It is very populer temple in vidharbha, So many people are visiting this temple in Navaratri & dashera festival,During these nine days various cultural and religious programs are arranged.

         There is a very interesting legend associated with the Amba Devi Temple of Amaravati. It goes that King Bhishmak’s daughter Rukmini fell in love with Lord Krishna, after hearing the tales of His courage. However, her brother Rukmiya fixed her marriage with his friend, King Shishupal of Chedi. It is said that Rukmini was kidnapped by the Lord just a day before her marriage to Shishupal, when she came to visit the Ambadevi Temple.

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1. Distance from Amravati Bus stop- 2KM Badnera-12KM Nagpur Map
2. Distance between Nagpur-157Km Map