|Jyothirlinga-Sri Mahakaleshwar, Ujjain|
Shri Maha Kaleswar Temple is the third sacred Jyothirlinga of Hindu Dwadasi(12) Jyothirlingas. The presiding deity of the temple is Lord Shiva in the form of Lingam. The temple is located at Ujjain, Madhyapradesh State, India. The Lingam at the temple is believed to be Swayambu(born of itself), deriving currents of Power(Shakti) from within itself as against the other images and Lingams which are ritually established and invested with Mantra-Shakti.
The idol of Mahakaleshwar is known to be Dakshina Murthy, facing the South. This is an unique feature found only in Mahakaleshwar Temple among 12 Jyothirlingas.The offical website of the temple is www.mahakaleshwar.nic.in
Shri Mahakaleshwara Temple Daily Pooja/Aarti Schedule Timings:
|Aarti/Pooja||From Month Chaitra to Ashwin(Aswijam)||From month Karthika to Phaluguna(Falguna)|
|Bhasma Aarti||4:00am to 6:00am||4:00am to 6:00am|
|Morning Pooja||7:00am to 7:45am||7:30am to 8:00am|
|Mid-Day Pooja||10:00am to 10:45am||10:30am to 11:00am|
|Evening Pooja||5:00pm to 5:45pm||5:30am to 6:00pm|
|Aarti Sri Mahakal||7:00pm to 7:45pm||7:30pm to 8:00pm|
|Shayana Aarti||10:30pm to 11:00pm||10:30pm to 11:00pm|
The Bhasma Aarti Time in the month of Shravan is 3:00am to 5:00am
Shri Mahakaleshwar Temple Live Darshan is available from 4:00am to 11:00pm. Live Darshan Web Link
The important festivals celebrated in Shri Mahakaleshwar Swamy Temple are
2)Uma(Goddess Parvathi) Sanjhi Mahotsav begins in the month of Aswija Ekadasi Amavaysa(dark moon)
3)Shravan Mahotsavam in the holy month Sharavan
4)Naga Panchami on the fifth day of bright fortnight in Shravan month and more...
Shri Mahakaleshwara Temple Address & Contact Numbers:
Shri Mahakaleshwara Swamy Temple,
Telephone Numbers: 0734-2550563/2559297/2551724/2585873
How to Reach:
By Rail: Ujjain railway station is well connected to all important cities in India. The temple is located at a distance of 2KM from Ujjain railway station.
By Road: Ujjain city is well connected to all cities of India.
By Air: The nearest airport to reach Ujjain is Indore Airport. The Ujjain city is located at a distance of 55km from Indore.