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Narmada Udgam Temple, Amarkantak

About Narmada Udgam Temple, Amarkantak

Narmada Udgam Temple in Amarkantak, Madhya Pradesh is the origin of the sacred Narmada River. At this spot, there is a temple complex comprising several shrines. The temple was first built in the 12th century CE. In later years it was renovated by Devi Ahilyabai Holkar. Amarkantak is the meeting point of three mountain ranges – Vindhya, Saputara, and Maikal ranges. The surrounding forests are a source of a great variety of medicinal plants.

Three Rivers originate from here

Not only the Narmada, but two other rivers – the Son River and Johila River also emerge from here. This is a place where Kabir Das Ji Meditated.  Amarkantak is known as the king of pilgrimages – Teerth Raja. There are shrines dedicated to Kartik Swamy, Shri Ram- Janki Mata, Annapurna Devi, Surya Narayan, Guru Gorakhnath, and more.

Narmada Udgam Temple Timings

06:00 AM to 07:30 PM

How to reach Amarkantak

The nearest railway station is Pendra Road, 32 km from the temple

Jabalpur Railway Station is 228 km from the temple.

The nearest airport is Jabalpur Airport, 230 km from the temple.

Nearby places to visit

Kalachuri Ancient Temples

Kapil Dhara Falls

Mai ki Bagiya

Kabir Chabutra

Digambar Jain Temples

Accommodation in Amarkantak

There are a number of Dharamshalas, hotels, and guest houses in Amarkantak to choose from. Some of them are – 

Barfani Dharamshala

Ramkrishna Kutir

Mrityunjaya Ashram

Sarvodaya Jain Dharamshala

MPT Holiday Homes

Distances from Amarkantak

Kanha National Park – 159 km

Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve – 188 km

Jabalpur – 228 km

Chitrakoot – 382 km

Ujjain -740 km

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