Saraswathi Temple


It is said that as soon as Brahma looked at her beauty, he was filled with desire for her. Unhappy with the amorous attentions he bestowed upon her, she tried to dodge and hide. This is why the river Saraswati flows underground.

Which is the biggest Saraswati temple in India?

Gnana Saraswati Temple, Basar.

Where is Saraswati popular?

In Karnataka, one of many Saraswati/Sharada pilgrimage spots is Shringeri Sharadamba Temple. In Ernakulam district of Kerala, there is a famous Saraswati temple in North Paravur, namely, Dakshina Mookambika Temple North Paravur.

Who built Saraswati Temple?

The temple is dedicated to Goddess Saraswati, the goddess of knowledge. The temple also houses the idols of Goddess Lakshmi and Kali. As per history, Bijialudu a Karnataka king, who ruled the province of Nandagiri with Nanded as his capital in the 6th century, constructed the temple at Basara.

Where is famous Saraswati Temple located in Telangana?

Siddipet District
The Saraswati Temple situated on a hillock at Wargal village in Siddipet District of Telangana is the most famous Saraswati temple in the state after Basara.

Which temple is very powerful?

Tirumala Balaji temple is famous world wide.

Which God has highest temple in India?

The Srirangam Temple is often listed as the largest functioning Hindu temple in the world. The temple, located in Tamil Nadu, occupies an area of 156 acres (631,000 m²) with a perimeter of 4,116m (10,710 feet), making it the largest temple in India and one of the largest religious complexes in the world.

Is Saraswati a virgin?

She is believed to be the consort of Brahma, the creator but in another belief she is known as virgin Goddess. Saraswati has four arms though sometimes depicted with just two.

What is Saraswati favorite color?

Favourite Colour of Goddess Saraswati

It is said that Maa Saraswati’s favourite colour is yellow. Therefore, her idols are clad in traditional yellow clothing, accessories and flowers to honour her. People celebrate and attend Saraswati Puja all dressed in yellow clothes on Basant Panchami.

Which colour is Favourite of Maa Saraswati?

The colour yellow is also deeply associated with teachers, wisdom and also auspiciousness. Associating yellow colour with Goddess Saraswati has got a deep significance of portraying Maa Saraswati as the Goddess of wisdom.


A general belief has been made that Saraswati river was merely 10,000 years old. Research carried out on Ghaggar-Hakra (GH) system which is a further extension of Saraswati river system revealed that the GH system was more than 86,000 years old, he said.


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