Top 25 Most Famous Hindu Temples of Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh state in also called as the Heart of Incredible India with list of tourist attractions like world heritage site khajuraho, Orcha, Mandu and beautiful cities of Indore, Bhopal, Gwalior and Jabalpur as well as the most popular wildlife park of Kanha and Bandhavgarh.

Apart from the above list of places and attractions, Madhya Pradesh is also famous for holy places and Hindu temples such as Bhojeshwar temple complex, list of temples in Chitrakoot, famous temples of Amarkantak, Khajuraho group of temples, popular temples in Ujjain and must see temples of Orchha.

Chintaman Ganesh Temple, Ujjain

Chintaman Ganesh temple is the most popular and biggest temple of Lord Ganesha in Ujjain. The temple has deity Lord Ganesha with his consorts, Ridhhi and Siddhi.

Khajrana Ganesh Temple, Indore

Khajrana Ganesh Temple is the most famous Lord Ganpanti temple in Madhya Pradesh and a must visit place in Indore.

Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga, Ujjain

Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga temple is one of the twelve Jyotirlingam of Lord Shiva and most sacred abodes of Lord Shiva in India.

Omkareshwar Temple, Omkareshwar

Omkareshwar Temple is also one of the 12 Jyotirlinga shrines of Lord Shiva in India, located in the island on the south bank of Narmada river. Amareshwar or Mamleshwar and Omkareshwar both are consider jyotirling and equally sacred.

Kal Bhairav Temple, Ujjain


Kal Bhairav Temple is located on the banks of the Shipra river and the most unique temple in India where liquor is one of the main offering.

List of famous temples in Ujjain also include Harsiddhi Temple, Gadkalika Temple, Maha kali temple, Bada Ganesh Mandir and Mangalnath Temple.

Bhojeshwar Temple, Bhojpur

Bhojeshwar Temple of Lord Shiva house the tallest limestone lingam and the temple is designated as a Monument of National Importance.

Kandariya Mahadeva Temple, Khajuraho


Kandariya Mahadeva Temple is the largest Hindu temple in Khajuraho, located in the Chhatarpur district. The temple is part of the Khajuraho Group of Monuments and one of the most popular UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India.

Chaturbhuj Temple, Orchha

Chaturbhuj Temple is the most fabulous temple in the complex, dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Orchha town lies on the bank of Betwa river and famous for Orchha Fort, Ram Raja Temple an
Laxminarayan Temple.

Maa Sharda Devi Temple, Maihar

Maa Sharda devi temple is the most famous temple of mother goddess in Madhya Pradesh. The temple is situated on Trikuta hill and also has rope way system.

Bijasan Mata Temple, Salkanpur

Bijasan Mata Temple in Salkanpur is a sacred shrine of goddess and a must visit temples in Madhya Pradesh.

Maa Chamunda Temple, Dewas

Maa Chamunda and Devi Tulja Bhawani temple of Dewas is located on a hill and a popular tourist destination.

Ratangarh Mata Temple, Datia

Ratangarh Mata Temple is very popular Durga temple in Madhya Pradesh, located 60 km from Datia across the Sindh river in dense forest.

Bharat Milap Mandir, Chitrakoot

Bharat Milap Mandir is one of the famous temple in Chitrakoot, The religious town of Chitrakoot is situated in the Bundelkhand region and known for a number of temples and sites.

Narmadeshwar Temple, Amarkantak

Narmada Udgam Temple in Amarkantak is the prime tourist attraction along with unique natural heritage area, rich variety of flora and Yantra Mandir.

Birla Mandir, Bhopal

Birla Mandir or Lakshmi Narayana Temple built over an Arera Hills in Bhopal. The temple built by the Birla family with marble or sandstone.

Pitambara Peeth, Datia

Pitambara Peeth in the city of Datia is the most famous temples of Baglamukhi in India. This temple is famous in the entire state of Madhya Pradesh.

Chauragarh Temple, Pachmarhi

Chauragarh Temple of Pachmarhi is dedicated to Lord Shiva, situated on Chauragarh peak between dense forests and valley.

Jaleshwar Temple, Maheshwar

Jaleshwar Temple is dedicated or Lord Shiva on the north bank of the Narmada river. Temples of Maheshwar also include SahastarArjun Temple, Temple of Vindhyavasini Maheshwari and famous Ek Mukhi Datta Temple.

Sasbahu Temple, Gwalior

Sasbahu Temple in Gwalior is dedicated to Vishnu, located near the Gwalior Fort. The twin temple called Sasbahu temple and must visit place in Gwalior.

Teli ka Mandir, Gwalior

Teli ka Mandir is located within the Gwalior Fort and has unusual shape. The temple is a classic example of Nagara style.

Chausath Yogini Temple, Jabalpur


Chausath Yogini Temple at Jabalpur is the abode of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati along with 64 yoginis. The temple is located near the famous Marble Rocks in Bhedaghat.

Chausath Yogini Temple, Morena

Chausath Yogini Temple of Morena is an ancient historical monument, located on a hill in Morena district. The Yogini temple built as circular wall with 64 chambers and a courtyard.

Pashupatinath Temple, Mandsaur

Pashupatinath Temple of Mandsaur is dedicated to Lord Shiva and known for its eight faced Shiva Lingam. The temple is situated on the banks of the Shivna river.

Ram Raja Temple, Orchha

Ram Raja Temple in Orchha is dedicated to Lord Rama where Rama is worshipped as a king in a palace. Orchha is the must visit tourist attraction in Madhya Pradesh.

Bateshwar Hindu Temple, Morena

Bateshwar Hindu Temples of Morena are group of Hindu temples, dedicated to Lord Shiva, God Vishnu and Maa Shakti. The site and temples are part of the Chambal River valley ravines.

Popular Hindu temples in Madhya Pradesh also include  Matangeshvara temple Khajuraho, Jagadambika temple Khajuraho, Bhumara Temple Satna, Nav Toran Temple Neemuch, Gufa Mandir at Bhopal, Dada Darbar temple Khandwa, Gopal Mandir Jhabua, temples of Tigawa, Sun Temple of Gwalior, Kakanmath Shiva temple near Morena, Kali Bari temple Chhindwara and Nachna Hindu temples near Panna.

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