Omkareshwar or Mandhata is a town in the Khandwa district (east nimar) of Madhya Pradesh state in India. The official name of the city is Mandhata, but one of the twelve Jyotirlingas Omkareshwar is situated here, hence it is also known as Omkareshwar. It is a very beautiful city which is situated on both the banks of river Narmada. The importance of Omkareshwar is also propounded in the Puranas. All the Puranas, Shastras, and Vedas have been started with the word Om. Om is the beginning of this world, and the end is also Om. The city has countless ancient temples and many philosophical sites.
Omkareshwar is about 78 km from Indore and 70 km from Khandwa. The city is isolated from the Indore-ichhapur highway. It is 13 km away from Sanawad city and 12 Km from Mortakka.
The city is divided into three regions, Shivpuri, Brahmapuri, and Vishnupuri. Shivpuri or omkar parwat is the oldest place, Omkar Parwat is situated here. There are many ancient temples and places here.
Distance from nearby cities:
- Indore -Nearly 80 KMs.
- Khandwa -Nearly 70 KMs.
- Ujjain -Nearly 140 KMs.
- Sanawad – 13 KMs
- Mortakka – 12 KMs
How to reach
- By Road -Most recommended means to reach here is to hire a cab from the nearby Airport, Railway station, or bus station. The cabs are undoubtedly, the most preferred one because it is not only comfortable and convenient but also it’s hassle-free.
- By Air -Nearby Airport: Devi Ahilya Bai Holkar Airport Indore (85KMs)
- By Train -Nearby Railway Station: Mortakka (12KMs)
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Places to visit in Omkareshwar
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Hotels and Dharmashalas in Omkareshwar
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Mandir Trust is also providing Vishamalay here at an affordable price.
Bhakt Nisva Ashram of Shree Gajanand Maharaj Sashtan Sheganw is also very popular here.
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