Ambadevi Temple situated at the heart of the city at Rajkamal Square, Near HVPM, Amravati Maharashtra. Also, Amravati is 157Km from Nagpur. It is a very old temple and can find its mention in the old gazetteers. It is a very popular temple in Vidharbha, So many people are visiting this temple in Navaratri & Dashera festival, During these nine days various cultural and religious programs are arranged.
There is a very interesting legend associated with the Amba Devi Temple of Amaravati. It goes that King Bhishmak’s daughter Rukmini fell in love with Lord Krishna, after hearing the tales of His courage. However, her brother Rukmiya fixed her marriage with his friend, King Shishupal of Chedi. It is said that Rukmini was kidnapped by Lord Krishna just a day before her marriage to Shishupal when she came to pray at the Amba Devi temple.
How to Reach Ambadevi Temple
|By Road||Nearest RailWay Station||Nearest Airport||Google Map|
|1. Distance from Amravati Bus stop- 2KM||Badnera-12KM||Nagpur|
|2. The distance between Nagpur- Amravati is 157Km|