Kalki Mandir

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Kalki Temple Shikhara

Kalki Mandir is a Hindu temple in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India, which was built by Jai Singh II in the 18th century. It is believed to have been built in memory of Jai Singh's grandson Kalki Singh, who died at a young age. The temple is located in Sireh Deori Bazar opposite the palace gate. In the temple yard is a statue of a horse made of white marble.[1] The temple contains statues of Kalki avatar and goddess Lakshmi.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gupta, R. K.; Bakshi, S. R. (2008). Rajasthan Through the Ages: Jaipur Rulers and Administration. Sarup & Sons. p. 126. ISBN 978-81-7625-841-8.

Coordinates: 26°55′35″N 75°49′37″E / 26.9262837°N 75.8268671°E / 26.9262837; 75.8268671