Achal Nath Shivalaya is a famous Shiv temple in Jodhpur constructed in 1531 by Nanak Devi. She was the queen of Rao Ganga. There is a water reservoir known as ‘Ganga Bawari’ located near the Shivling inside the shrine. It is a drinking water tank. Temple also in-houses the Garbha Griha, Mandap Bhavan, and Kirtan Bhawan which has the beautiful work of carved Chhitar stones.
Achal Nath Shivalaya construction completed on 21st May 1531. This old temple is a place of religious faith on Lord Shiva as the diety of people of Jodhpur.
In Indian Gods the Shivji avatar is very famous and religious people always want to visit Shivji Temples.
Achal Nath Shivalaya Jodhpur
A famous Shiv temple in Rajasthan is the Achal Nath Shivalaya. Nanak Devi, the queen of Rao Ganga, constructed This temple of Jodhpur, Rajasthan. The construction of the temple got completed on 21st May 1531. There is a large water reservoir called Bawari in the temple, which was made near the Shivlinga. It is known as Ganga Bawari.
The temple consists of the following separate halls:
The Garbh Griha
All these halls are made up of carved Chhitar stone. If you are a Shiv devotee, do not miss this temple on your trip to Jodhpur, Rajasthan.
Visiting Time : Achal Nath Shivalaya is open 10 am to 1 pm and 2 pm to 4.30 pm (Daily).
How To Reach :
By Road: Achal Nath Shivalaya is located at Sodagaran Mohalla in Jodhpur city. One can easily reach here by bus or taxi.
By Rail: Achal Nath Shivalaya is well connected through nearest Jodhpur Railway station to major cities railway stations like Delhi, Agra, Mumbai, Chennai, Bikaner, Jodhpur, Jaipur, Ahmedabad.
By Air: There can be reached through nearest Jodhpur Airport (6 km) which is well connected with regular domestic flights to Delhi, Mumbai.