A historic temple of Maharani Ganga Bai Sahiba
Ganga Bai was queen of Gwalior state. She came here to solve a dispute between maharana Mewar and devgadh rav.After resolution she was going back to gwalior and in the way she died in LALPURA( Earlier name of Gangapur). Then Lalpura named Gangapur in memory of Ganga Bai. Every year a fair of two days is organized in temple on "Gangour Festival". It is situated in east side of village near Undiya pond. This temple is created of white marble with beatiful artistic carving on them. It is organized and maintained by "Sindhiya Dev Sthan Trust Gwalior".
A photo of the starting of stairs for Temple. (Photography inside the temple is prohibited)
Bharka Devi is situated on hill which is 2 kilometers far from the village Bharak (Named on Bharka Devi temple). As per local people, temple was established at time of Sage Bharatri. There is a cave on the hill in which Raja Bharatri performed meditation. Many businessmen are running there business on the name of Bharka Devi and donate money for temple development. Initially There were 600 stairs to goto temple. Not temple trust has created a elevated road near to temple on hill. Now two and four wheelers can reach near to temple. In Navratri, devotees come here by foot to please Bharka Devi.
Bawadi ke Balaji Temple
Bawadi ke Balaji temple is famous in Gangapur. It is located on National Highway 758. It is 2 kilometers far from Gangapur. This is Lord Hanuman Ji temple. There is a well( Bawadi) in the temple, on which this temple is known as Bawadi ke Balaji.It is situated near a small pond. Some times in rainy season, water level comes near to its gate.
A photo of Jhatla Mata Temple, Galodiya
Jhatla Mata Temple is located on National Highway 758 near Galodiya village. This temple is five kilometers from Gangapur. People come in this temple to worship Jhatla Mata. In Navratri, devotees come here to please Jhatla Mata.
Main Entrance of Shree Sanwaliya Seth Temple
Shree Sanwaliya Seth Temple is famous in local area. This is the temple of Lord Krishna. There are two temples of Lord Shiva. It is around 10 kilometers far from Gangapur. It is near to Potlan village. This temple is around 3 kilometers from Potlan village.
Shrinath Ji Temple (Waiting area outside temple) (Photography inside the temple is prohibited)
Shrinathji Temple in Nathdwara is located 48 Kilometers away from Udaipur city in North-East. Divine form of ShrinathJi is said to be self-manifested as a seven year old child. The idol of Lord Krishna was being transfered from Govardhan to protect it from Anti-Hindu Mughal ruler Aurangzeb. On account of the popularity of Shrinathji, Nathdwara town itself is referred to as Shrinathji. Devotees come from all over India. This temple is also popularly called Shrinathji ki Haweli. Mahaprabhu Vallabhacharya decided to open the haveli(Main Temple) at specific times of the day only. Acharya set eight times of the day when the doors of inner sanctum would be left open for the people to catch a glimpse (Jhalak) of the Lord Krishna. Rest of the time Lord was allowed to go out and play with his friends. Below are the sequence of eight Darshans: 1. Mangala 2. Shringar 3. Gval 4. Rajbhog 5. Utthanpan 6. Bhog 7. Sandhya 8. Shayan
There are a lot of options to travel to Gangapur. Gangapur Bus Stand is in the city. Bhilwara Railway Station is the nearest railway station to Gangapur. There are very frequent buses from Bhilwara, Udaipur to Gangapur. Gangapur is well connected to nearest cities through Four Lane National Highway 758 like Bhilwara, Jaipur, Udaipur. Many travels coneects Gangapur to biggest cities of West, North India like Ahmedabad, Surat, Vapi, Mumbai, Vadodara, Pune, Shirdi, Bhopal, Indore, Delhi, Jaipur, Kota. Nearest Airport to gangapur is Maharana Pratap Airport, Udaipur. It is 97 kilometers from Gangapur.
Nathdwara is located between Rajsamand and Udaipur. Rajasthan Roadways operates buses from major cities of Rajasthan to Nathdwara. Private Travels & Volvo buses also run from Nathdwara to biggest city of north-west India like Delhi, Mumbai, major cities of Gujrat. Nearest Railway Station and Airport is situated in Udaipur which is well connected to other parts of India. From Udaipur, Nathdwara is 50 kilometers away. You can easly reach Nathdwara by Rajasthan Roadways buses.