Beautiful Siddheswar temple in Barmer, Rajasthan.

Souvik By Souvik, 16th Jan 2014 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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The article speaks about the beautiful Siddheswar temple at Safed Akhara in Barmer, Rajasthan, India. It is a beautiful site.

Siddheswar temple.

The Siddheswar temple of Mahadeva in Safed Akhara in Barmer is a beautiful temple which is very well maintained.

Yellow walls.

The yellow walls of the temple show the religious bent of mind and also the architectural beauty of the Sidheswara temple.


Barmer is around 230 kilometers away from Jodhpur. By car a traveller can go from Jodhpur to Barmer. It is will roughly 4 hours to reach the place and the temple.

Tea Stall.

Visitors who come from Jodhpur to Barmer, take a break in between and have tea, snacks as the journey takes 4 hours time.


The best time to visit Barmer is January and February. It is cold during the morning with temperature 6 degree centigrade but the afternoons are pleasant with 21 degree centigrade.


The white idol of Mahadeva or Shiva in the temple is beautiful. Visitors offer puja to the God. It is evident that Ganges is seen coming out from the jata of Lord Shiva.

Other idols.

There were other idols in the same temple in addition to the great Mahadeva idol. Some of them included the idol of Chamunda Mata, Santoshi Mata.


The floor and basement of the temple is made of white marble and the walls are made of colourful stones giving a beautiful image.

External appearance

The Siddheswar temple has a beautiful appearance because the colour of the stones of the temple is bright and the architecture is beautiful.

Hanuman Temple.

There is a beautiful Hanuman temple in the complex of Safed Akhara. The idol of hanumanji is beautiful and devotees offer puja to the God.

Visitors should visit the temple.

Visitors if they travel to Barmer should always visit the Sidheswar temple in Safed Akhara at Barmer, for the excellent construction and heavenly ambience.


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author avatar M G Singh
17th Jan 2014 (#)

I was posted at Utterlai close to Barmer. Interesting memories

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author avatar Souvik
17th Jan 2014 (#)

Thanks Madanji for sharing your experiences. You must be knowing much about Barmer.
Warm regards,

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author avatar Mark Gordon Brown
17th Jan 2014 (#)

There are many wonderful places to visit in India. Thank you for telling us about so many of them.

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author avatar Souvik
17th Jan 2014 (#)

Dear Mark, thanks a lot for the encouraging comments.

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author avatar Randhir Bechoo
19th Jan 2014 (#)

Lovely visits.As per vastu remedies,marble tiles is most recommended for temples and prayer rooms.Like crystals these stones emits good vibrations.Thanks for the share.

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author avatar Souvik
19th Jan 2014 (#)

Dear Randhirji, thanks a lot for informing the readers about the efficacy of marbles.

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author avatar Fern Mc Costigan
23rd Jan 2014 (#)

Nice post!

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author avatar Souvik
25th Jan 2014 (#)

Thanks Fern for the patient reading.

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