Pushkar attractions

Hindu Temple in Pushkar

Brahma Temple

Pushkar’s most famous temple is the Brahma Temple, said to be one of the few such temples in the world as a result of a curse by Brahma’s consort, Saraswati. The temple is marked by a red spire, and over the entranc…
Hindu Temple in Pushkar

Savitri Mata Temple

The ropeway (9.30am to 7.30pm, return trip ₹119) makes the ascent to the hilltop Saraswati Temple a breeze. The temple overlooks the lake and the views are fantastic at any time of day. Alternatively, you could take…
Hindu Temple in Pushkar

Pap Mochani (Gayatri) Temple

The sunrise views over town from Pap Mochani (Gayatri) Temple, reached by a track behind the Marwar bus stand, are well worth the 30-minute climb.
Hindu Temple in Pushkar

Old Rangji Temple

Old Rangji Temple (c 1844) is close to the bazaar and is alternatively empty and peaceful or alive with chanting worshippers.
Hindu Temple in Pushkar

Shiva Temples

About 8km southwest of town (past the turn-off to Savitri Mata Temple) is a collection of Shiva temples near Ajaypal, which make a great trip by motorbike (or bike if you’re fit and start early in the day), through …
Hindu Temple in Pushkar

Naya Rangji Temple

The large Naya (new) Rangji temple is east of the lake and is the scene of regular chanting devotions.
Ghat in Pushkar

Gandhi Ghat

Gandhi’s ashes were sprinkled here on Gau Ghat and since then it has also been known as Gandhi Ghat.
Sikh Temple in Pushkar


The ornate, multidomed gurdwara hosts Pushkar's Sikh community and welcomes visitors.
Jain Temple in Pushkar

Jain Temple

This intricately carved Jain temple is found on the western shore of Pushkar Lake.
Ghat in Pushkar

Brahma Ghat

A bathing ghat dedicated to Brahma and below the Brahma temple.