About 3 km from railway station, at Asuran Chowk, on Medical College road, Gorakhpur, U.P., India
6am-12noon & 3pm-8:30pm, opens on all days
Throughout the year, Thursday when special pooja is performed, during Dushehra festivalHow to reach
Hire a cycle rickshaw or auto rickshaw from Dharmshala locality of the city
The famous temple, associated with God Vishnu, was constructed in 12th Century. A large Idol of God Vishnu made of ‘Kasauti’ stone is located inside the temple. Ramleela is organized during Dushehra festival here and the procession is grand and in a very traditional way and it fetches a large tourist gathering. Idols of the deities of major shrines of Hindus-viz. Badrinath, Jaganathpuri, Dwarika & Rameshwaram are installed in the four corners of the temple.