Omkareshwar Jyotirlinga Darshan

Sacred Place of Maa Narmada Ghat

The fourth Jyotirlinga of the 12 Jyotirlingas is Omkareshwar. It is located in Shivpuri, Madhya Pradesh. Two Shivling are worshiped here. Omkareshwar and Amaleshwar. It is described in chapter 18 of the Kotirudrasamhita of Shivpuran. It is the only Jyotirlinga which is situated on the northern bank of Narmada.

How to reach Omkareshwar

It is said that this coast is shaped in shape. Here, 18 Shivalingas made of clay are prepared by Ahilyabai Holkar daily and immersed in the Narmada River. The temple building is five storeyed. This is Jyotirlinga Panchmukhi. People believe that Lord Shiva visits the three locos and rests here.

Only at night the Shiva Aarti of Lord Shiva is performed here. It is said that all the problems of devotees go away here. It is also said that you can do all pilgrimages but are incomplete without seeing Omkareshwar. That is why devotees come here in large numbers from far and wide.

Once Narada ji reached Vindhyachal mountain while traveling. Mount Vindhyachal welcomed Narada ji and said that I am full of all virtues, I have everything, every kind of wealth, reached before Narada.

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