ADI KESHAV

Kashi Khand, Chapter 69 mentions the various forms of Keshav  (Lord Vishnu) in Varanasi.  Lord Vishnu told Sage Bindu (details given under Bindu Madhav temple) that a devotee who worships him (Lord Vishnu) in the Lord’s form as Adi Keshav finds his sadness being cleansed away and will enjoy only happiness.

Adi Keshav

Adi Keshav

 

By worshipping Adi Keshav the devotee attains Mukti. Adi Keshav has installed Sangameshwar Ling at Varuna Ganga confluence and the former grants Moksha to the devotees.

LOCATION OF ADI KESHAV

Adi Keshav is located at A-37/51, Rajghat Fort. Devotees can travel upto this place by autorickshaw or cycle rickshaw or car.

TYPES OF POOJA

The place of worship is open from 06.00 a.m. to 12.00 Noon and from 04.00 p.m. to 10.00 p.m.  The timings may be flexible.

 

POOJARIES OF THE TEMPLE

The temple is under the charge of Shri C.P. Tripathi and the family has been there for several generations.  For performing any special pooja, he may be contacted at his Cell (0)9795387929.

Temple Details
  • A. Introduction
  • About Kashi Khand
  • Temples worshipped as Jyotirlings in Kashi
  • Kashi Yatra performed by South Indians
  • Importance of immersion of mortal remains (Asthi) in Ganga