Kachnar City is nicknamed from Vijayanagar, a recently developed posh neighborhood in Jabalpur. Lord Shiva Temple located here is the most amazing tourist attraction in the city.
Kachnar Builders developed the Kachnar City and a 76 ft. high Lord Shiva statue under open sky. It has a cavern which houses the replicas of Shivalingam from the ancient holy shrines of Lord Shiva across the nation. The construction of giant Shiva idol was finished in 2006 and made public for the devotees.
The Shiva Temple at Kachnar City is the most recent addition to the list of tourist destinations in Jabalpur. The premises of the temple are well known for clean and well developed surroundings giving the peaceful environment to enjoy the serene weekend outing.
Major Attractions and Facts
The most important tourist attraction at Kachnar City is the gigantic 76 ft statue of Shiva itself. It is the highest statue in Jabalpur city. Tourists visit here to see the replicas of 12 Jyotirlingas of Shiva across the country. The well located light improves the beauty of this statue in evening.
A large number of pilgrims and visitors flock in this temple during the major festivals of Makar Sankranti and Shivaratri. A jet of water is sprinkled over the head of Lord Shiva statue during the festive season which falls on the ground to represent the arrival of River Ganga from heaven to earth.
The temple is located in the heart of recently developed posh colony, Kachnar City in Vijay Nagar, Jabalpur. So, tourists can easily get there through public transport like taxi, bus, shared auto etc.