Find solace at Chaturbhuj Temple, Orchha

One of the oldest pieces of architectural beauty, ChaturbhujTemple, Orchha was built by Raja Madhukar in between the years 1558 and 1573. Chaturbhuj means ‘four arms’. The temple houses an idol of Lord Vishnu with four arms but was originally meant for Lord Rama’s idol.

The original story behind the name of Chaturbhuj Temple, Orchha is that when Lord Rama’s idol which was at the Rani Niwas, the private residence of Maharani Gansh Kunwar who was the wife of Raja Madhukar, rejected to move to the temple, an idol of Lord Vishnu with four arms was kept in the temple and this is how the temple came to be known as Chaturbhuj Temple.

Chaturbhuj Temple, Orchha in Madhya Pradesh attracts thousands of visitors every year because of its beautiful architectural style. The exterior walls of the Chaturbhuj Temple, Orchha is designed with various religious symbols while the interiors are plain and simple that offers you the divine solace. The congregation hall where the devotees gather to offer prayers are criss-cross in shape. Spires have been built above the sanctuary of the Chaturbhuj Temple, Orchha at Madhya Pradesh.

The temple is the finest venue for one to go and seek the divine solace. The environment of the temple is very peaceful and calm. The temple is spacious enough to accommodate a large crowd and is lighted throughout the day with the sunlight.

You can easily visit Chaturbhuj Temple in Madhya Pradesh by taking any local transport to Raja Mahal, for the temple is just on the opposite side of the grand palace.

For an unforgettable experience of Orchha’s temples and massive architectures visit the town and discover  the ultimate regal hospitality amidst  the modern luxuries and beauty of nature. Feel free to contact

Amar Mahal
Orchha, District Tikamgarh,
Madhya Pradesh – INDIA
Tel : + 917680252102, 252202
Fax : +917680-252203
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2 comments
  1. S V Venkatesh said:

    Last year we ent there andit is really magnicficent experience. MP tourism is to be complimented for its facilities. Venkatesh

    • orchha said:

      Thanks for visiting:) We wish to welcome you again!!

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