About Gita Mandir
Gita Mandir, located at Gaulok Dham in Somnath, is a temple dedicated to Lord Shree Krishna. It was built in the year 1970 by the Birla group. Gita Mandir is said to be at the spot where Lord Krishna rested before leaving for 'Neej Dham,' marking the end of Dwapar Yuga. The Gita Mandir is famous for its holy book Bhagavad Gita and wall paintings of Lord Krishna. The highlight of the Gita Mandir is its eighteen marble pillars, each decorated with one of the eighteen Adhyayas of the Shrimad Bhagavad Gita shape and design are created on them.
Temple Timings and Details
Opening Timing - 6:00 AM
Closing Timing-7:00 PM
- Dress Code Traditional and formal clothing
- Photography and Videography Allowed
- Prasad Available
Puja in Gita Mandir
Accommodation Near Gita Mandir
Somnath - Shree Leuva Patel Samaj Atithi Bhavan (Shree Khodaldham)
Somnath Hotel Sukhnath Near Railway Station (YD Stay 4709)
Somnath - Shri Balaji Guest House (YD Stay 4710)
Somnath Hotel Shree Rudraksh (Near Somnath Temple) YD Stay 4711
Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)
1. What is the distance of the Gita Mandir from Somnath temple?
Ans. The Gita Mandir is located at a distance of 2 km from Somnath temple.
2. What is the distance of Gita Mandir from Somanath Railway station?
Ans. The Gita Mandir is located at a distance of 2.5 km from Somnath Railway Station.
3. What is Gita Mandir famous for?
Ans. The Gita Mandir is famous for its depiction of the Bhagwat Gita which is carved out on 18 marble pillars.