Gurugram has always been known widely as a cyber hub of India but did you know that the IT city is also famous for its religious enrichment and temples with alluring architectural designs. Thousands of devotees visit Gurugram every day to explore the exquisite temples embellished with spiritual charm.
Gurugram, being a huge city, makes it quite difficult for tourists to explore the temples and invest that much time. Thus, this blog suggested a number of famous temples in Gurugram that you must visit once.
1. Sheetla Mata Mandir
Sheetla Mata Mandir is the most popular Hindu temple in Gurgram dedicated to the goddess Sheetla Mata. Sheetla Mata is also known as Bhagat Lalita Maa and Masani Maa. Amid Gurgaon’s chaos, this temple is a haven of peace. Because the goddess is associated with smallpox, devotees believe their disease will be cured if they worship her with faith. Especially during Kumbha Mela, many people visit the temple for their child’s Mundan ceremony.
Timing – Every day: 6.00 AM to 8.00 PM
Location – Sheetla Mata Road, Masani Village, Sector 6, Gurugram, Haryana 122001
2. ISKON Temple
ISKON Temple of Gurugram is part of the well-known International Society for Krishna Consciousness, ISKCON. The temple was built in 1998 and dedicated to Lord Krishna and Devi Radha; both are the eternal symbol of love in Hindu mythology. You can visit the temple throughout the year, especially don’t miss out on the Janmashtami celebration.
Timing – Every day: 4.30 AM to 8.30 PM
Location – Sudarshan Dham, Sohna Road, Badshahpur, Gurugram, Haryana 122001
3. Sai ka Angan
Regarded as the “Shirdi of North India” by local pilgrims, Sai Ka Angan is the most famous temple in Gurugram dedicated to Sai Baba. People from different castes and creeds visit this place to get the blessings of Sai Baba. There is a sacred neem tree in the temple, known as ‘Gurusthan,’ where the devotes spend the most time.
Timing – 7 AM to 1:30 PM; 4 PM to 9:40 PM; (except Thursdays) 7 AM TO 9.40 PM (Thursdays)
Location – E-Block, Sushant Lok, Phase-I, Opp. Paras Hospital, Gurugram, Haryana 122003
4. Digambar Temple
Digambar Temple is one of the oldest temples in Gurugram, built in the 17th century during Mughal rule. The holy shrine is dedicated to Lord Mahavir. The temple has a calm and serene atmosphere where devotees can pray peacefully and light candles and lamps in front of the idols. The temple also has a bookstore where you can find various literature on Jainism.
Timing – Every day: 6 AM to 9 PM
Location – Badshahpur, Sector 66, Gurugram, Haryana 122101
5. Sitaram Mandir
Sitaram Mandir is a famous Hindu temple located in Farrukh Nagar, Gurugram. Well-known for its unique architectural style and beautiful deity idols, this temple is dedicated to lord Ram and Devi Sita. The temple is famous for its cultural harmony, which can be experienced throughout the temple. The temple has a three-dome structure and also follows some rituals of Gurudwara.
Timing – Every day: 5 AM to 12 PM, 4 PM to 9 PM
Location – Farrukh Nagar Fort, Ashok Vihar, Ashok Vihar Phase- 1, Gurugram, Haryana 122006