Karni Mata Temple, Alwar
Right in the heart of Alwar city, close to the beautiful Bala Quila and Sagar Palace, the Alwar’s Karni Mata Temple is a major Hindu worship site, adored by millions. Alwar, of course is a beloved vacation spot as well. Karni Mata is adored and lovingly worshipped as the reincarnation of Goddess Durga, often looked upon as the divinity figure among various clans in the India subcontinent. In Alwar, you will find Karni Mata adorned with a trishul welcoming you to her sacred sanctuary.
Temple History and Architecture
The Alwar’s Karni Mata Temple is purely dedicated to the fierceness of Goddess Kali and the poised Goddess Durga, reincarnated in the form of Karni Mata. The architecture of the temple in Alwar does full justice to the beauty and nonchalance of the Goddess. The architecture was designed and developed under Mughal rule with stunningly large doors, intricate craftwork and pergolas made of sandstone, elaborate arcades, domes and pathways, and cross walls depicting the Mughal style.