Savitri Temple


Savitri temple is situated on the Ratnagiri hills at Pushkar. This temple as the name suggests is dedicated to Hindu godess, Savitri who was the first wife of Lord Brahma.
It is very popular with the tourists and devotees alike. It also has an interesting legend attached with it. Lord brahma was about to do some yagna in Pushkar in which his wifes presence was must.But savitri kept him waiting so he got angry and married gayatri to start the yagna. When savitri came to know about this, she cursed brahma ji and said he would not be worshipped anywhere else, but only in Pushkar. To pacify her lord brahma granted her a wish that she would always be worshipped before Gayatri.
To reach the temple, devotees have to climb lots of steps.
How to reach Ajmer –

Airport – Ajmer does not have an airport. Nearest airport is Jaipur. From Jaipur you can easily get there by train or bus.
Rail: Well connected by rail with important cities.
Road: Regular bus services are available from Ajmer to all important tourist cities and states
Best time to visit – All round the year but preferably between October to March
Timings: Every day - 5:00 AM - 12:00 PM and then from 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Entry fee: Free
Address: Kharekhari Rd, Pushkar, Rajasthan 305005