About Charbhujaji

The Charbhuja ji temple is a renowned temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu and is located in the Garbhor village in Kumbhalgarh tehsil of Rajsamand district in Rajasthan, India. Charbhuja means one who has four arms, refers to Lord Vishnu. More than 125 battles were fought to protect this temple and many a times the idol was submerged in water for its protection. The temple was built in the year 1444 A.D. near the Gomati river.

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Gallery of Charbhuja ji photos

View mesmerizing photos and videos of Charbhuja ji temple. Photos of ancient stone inscriptions, structural carvings, deities, temple decor and night view.

About Charbhujaji

Read more about Shri Charbhuja

Shri Charbhuja ji is considered to be truly miraculous. Devotees have experienced sea change in their lives after they started visiting the temple.

Festivals

Festivals at Charbhuja temple

Jhaljhoolani Ekadashi fair, Dahi Handi, Janmashtami, Holi, Ramnavami, Navratri and Annakut are the famous festivals celebrated at Charbhuja ji temple.

Shri Charbhuja Nath

Garhbor derives its name from the fort made by Bor Rajputs. ‘Garh’ means fort in Hindi language. Inscriptions inside the temple suggest that the village at that point was known as badri, hence the temple was considered to be the temple of Badrinath or Lord Vishnu.  The idol is 85 cms high. The four arms of the idol hold conch shell, mace, lotus and discus.

Charbhuja ji temple was built by Shri Gang dev on the divine instructions that he had received in his dreams. Then, the king Shri Gang Dev installed the idol in his garh (fort) after recovering it from water. To protect this temple about 125 battles have taken place.

Charbhuja ji temple is known for its unmatched architecture with magnificent mirror work inside the temple. The highest shikhar of the temple is on the sanctum sanctorum, the shrine of Charbhuja Nath ji. White marble, lime mortar and mirror is used as the construction material for this temple. The gold sanctum shutters and silver entry doors combined with stone elephants are magnificent.

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