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Shrinathji Temple

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Shrinathji Temple 314001 Dungarpur, RJ
India
23° 49' 51.7692" N, 73° 42' 50.292" E
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Maharawal Punjraj originally built this temple and he performed the consecration or pratishthapan of the temple in 1623 A.D. The prime attractions of the temple are the statues of Shri Radhikaji and Goverdhannathji. It is believed from the Pushti Marg writings, that it was Shri Vallabhacharya’s son, Goswami Shri Vitthalnath, who inspired Shri Punjraj to construct this temple.

Dungarpur

Dungarpur is a city in the southernmost part of Rajasthan state of India. It is the administrative headquarters of Dungarpur District. The rail line between Udaipur and Himatnagar in Gujarat runs through the town, shortest distance to the National Highway 8 from Dungapur town is 20 km.Dungarpur is the seat of elder branch of Sisodiyas of Udaipur, while the younger branch is the seat of the Maharana of Mewar. It was founded in 1197 by Samant Singh, the eldest son of the ruler of Mewar, Karan Singh .They are descendants of Bappa Rawal, eighth ruler of the Guhilot Dynasty and founder of the Mewar Dynasty (r. 734-753).

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Shrinathji Temple 314001 Dungarpur, RJ
India
23° 49' 51.7692" N, 73° 42' 50.292" E

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