Main Maa Bhagwati Golden temple Devi Talab Temple- Jallandhar, Punjab
After parking vehicle from the right hand side gate, this is the first view of the whole complex from the parking area. We can see the main golden temple in the middle of the complex of the Devi Talab Mandir situated in the middle of the lake (shown more clearly in the below picture) and then a garden towards the North Eastern Side. The mat will take you to the entrance of the Maa Bhagawati Temple.
The lake around Maa Golden temple.
Looking back towards the car parking and the main gate/wall getting constructed in the year 2015.
Now after following this carpet, we move towards the entrance of the gate of the passage over the lake to the main temple.
Close view of the temple entrance.
Statue/ idols of the two Lions outside the mandir which symbolises Maa Durga temple.
Security guards are standing at the entrance, for both male and female security checking.
This is the straight path which will take to the main entrance of the Maa Bhagwati temple.
Office room towards the left side at the security area. You can make donations or make other enquiries with the officials here.
This is the close view of the Shiv murti of marble cased in glass at the security area.
This is the divider between going towords inside or outside of the temple.
This beautiful passage is well lit and covered with shelter and has fans for the long queues of devotees who wait for Darshan in festive and other rush times. However on non rush times, there is easy passage.
Entrance to the main hall of the temple.
First look of mandir, in which there is Maa Lakshmi towards left, Maa Durga in the center and Maa on right.
Pandits are sitting to distribute prasad at the outside of the maa durga room.
2 Pujaaris sitting in front of Maa Bhagwati's darbar to accept the offerings from devotees and giving prasad to the devotees.
The beautiful Maa Durga idol. Jai Maa.
Worship items for Devi Durga, i.e. bell, kalash, small idols etc.
A close view for the devotees.
Maa Saraswati situated at the right side of Maa Durga .
Close view of Goddess Saraswati. White color is the symbol of Maa Sarswati. In this idol she is beautifully depicted with a white swan at the back and a Veena instrument in her hand.
Goddess Laxmi is the symbol of property, assets, wealth, possessions, happiness to people. He idol is situated towards the left of the Maa Durga idol/
Maa Laxmi Devi's idol showing the showering of money through one of her hands as she is consdered as the Devi of wealth.
Goddess Lakshmi is the Goddess of wealth and prosperity.
In the same hall infront of maa idols is a constant jyoti running cased within a glass case.
A very beautiful Shivling is also kept along the jyoti.
Looking backwards, people sitting and reciting/ doing kirtan in the darbar.
In this picture we can see two doors, take exit from the left to take the parikrama of the temple.
Image of the gate you come out from.
Top view from the left exit.
Moving in the parikrama, at the backside of the temple in the parikrama, we can see the beautiful Maa Ganga idol in the middle of the lake.
Behind the lake you can see various other temples of the complex in the whole temple parikrama.
This is the right side bridge/passage which can be used at the times of heavy rush.
In this picture we can see right door exit of the temple.
Moving out of the main temple through the same passage we came from. Marble is laid every where.
This image shows the same path to exit the temple.