Baldeo Dauji Temple, Baldev, Uttar Pradesh

Baldeo Dauji Temple, Baldev, Uttar Pradesh

Dauji temple is situated at Baldeo in Mathura district of Uttar Pradesh and is 14 km approx. from Chandrawali – our next stop for ‘Braj Chaurasi Kos Yatra’.

Dauji i.e., Balarama – brother of Lord Krishna was born at this location also known as Baldevpuri. The temple deity is about 483 years old. It was created by Vajranabha – The grandson of Lord Krishna but the deity was discovered by Sant Kalyan Devacharya ji. Vajranabha created 12 deity altogether. The temple was made by Shri Gokulnath ji grandson of Vallabhacharya ji.

It is said when Lord Krishna shifted to Dwaraka due to Jarasandha Balarama was made the King of Braj.

Horanga is celebrated during Holi day within the temple.

To reach Dauji temple one has to catch Sadabad bus.

And finally we proceed towards Vrindavan.

Vrindavan is approx. 34 km from Dauji temple.

Prayers, Purity of soul and Knowledge for ourselves and others i.e., what we gain today.