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The City of Mathura, in Uttar Pradesh, the nucleus of Brajbhoomi, is located at a distance of 145 km south-east of Delhi and 58 km north-west of Agra.
Shri Krishna, an incarnation of Lord Vishnu, was born in the Dwapara Yuga as the eighth son of the Yadava prince Vasudev and his wife Devaki.
It is understood that Mathura City is the transcendental abode of Lord Krishna.
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Mathura (or Brajbhoomi) is famous as the birthplace of Lord Krishna, an important deity in the Hindu religious pantheon.
Mathura is 141 km south of Delhi and 47 km northwest of Agra.
Vrindavan is 10 km from Mathura and it is associated with the childhood exploits of Lord Krishna.
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 Mathura, Information about Mathura, Mathura Tourism
Mathura is one of the most sacred cities of Hinduism and is situated on the western banks of the Yamuna River.
The main tourist attractions in Mathura are the temples and the ghats on the Yamuna river.
The tourist attractions in Mathura are the Jami Masjid, Sati Burj, Kans Qila, Dwarkadheesh Temple and Sri Krishna Janmasthan.
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In this temple is one of the Siva-linga dik-pala (protectors) of Mathura.
This linga is the dik-pala (protector) of northern Mathura.
Rangesvara is the southern dik-pala protector of Mathura.
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 indiayogi.com - Holy Cities - Mathura - The Playground Of Krishna - Lord Vishnu, Krishna,Vrindavan,Shatrugna,The King ...
Hindu mythology claims that Mathura was founded by Shatrugna, the youngest brother of another incarnation of Lord Vishnu, Rama, the King of Ayodhya and hero of the Ramayana.
A star attraction in the museum is the immaculately preserved statue of a standing Buddha from the 5th century A.D. The Buddha is crowned by a halo and is dressed in flowing robes.
Mathura has a number of temples dedicated to Lord Shiva as well, the four main temples are the Bhuteshwar Mahadev Temple, the Gokarneshwar Temple, the Rangeshwar Mahadev Temple and the Pipaleshwar Mahadev Temple.
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 Mathura, Places To See In Mathura
The history of Mathura dates back to 600 BC and this land has been in the limelight during the Mauryan era, and under the great Emperor Ashoka, and later under Kushanas too.
This South Indian style temple was built by the wealthy Seth family of Mathura in the year 1851, and is dedicated to Lord Sri Ranganatha or Rangaji - a form of Lord Vishnu lying down on the Sesa Naga (celestial serpent).
By Road: Mathura is very well connected by a network of roads and road transport to all major towns of Uttar Pradesh and surrounding areas.
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The town of Mathura (Brajbhoomi) is located in the western part of the state of Uttar Pradesh in the northern region of India.
Mathura belongs to the Agra Sub circuit of the Golden Triangle of India i.e.
It is worthwhile to visit the Mathura region for the sheer pleasure of tracing the early years of the life of Lord Krishna.
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Mathura and Vrindavan are the most important Vaishnava holy places in India, Mathura being the birthplace of Lord Krishna and Vrindavan being the place where he spent his childhood with cowherds, and gopis, or the village maidens.
Mathura swarms with innumerable tales of the blue god, Krishna, the serene banks of the river Yamuna on the one hand, and the hustle-bustle of the city on the other.
Mathura has a number of temples that are dedicated to the blue god, Krishna, the Dwarkadhish Shrine being the most outstanding of them all.
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 Mathura, Mathura Travel, Mathura Tour, Mathura Pilgrimage Travel
Mathura is one of the most ancient cities of India and is one of the holiest of religious places in the Hindu mythology.
Situated at the bank of river Yamuna in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, Mathura is one of the prominent destinations of pilgrimage.
Mathura is 58 km from the city of Agra and is easily accessible by road.
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 Mathura Travel Guide,Travel Guide to Mathura,Mathura Holy Tour,Hindu Pilgrimage in Mathura,Mathura Hindu Pilgrimage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Mathura the birthplace of lord Krishna is an important place of pilgrimage and thousands of devotees throng the city throughout the year.
An ancient habitation, mathura's strategic location ensured its position as a center of trade and a meeting point of cultures, a major city during the time of the Buddha (5th century BC) it became the eastern capital of the Kushan emperor Kanishka,.
Mathura continued to be a center of power during the enlightened rule of emperor Ashoka (3rd centre BC) and up to the Gupta era (4th century AD).
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 User Reviews and comparison blog on Mathura - Tourist Attractions by eddietech007 on MouthShut.com
Mathura is the birth place of lord krishna.
Travelling is not a problem in mathura as there are plenty of cycle-rickshaws,tongas,auto-rickshaws available in large numbers.
The Krishna Janambhoomi, banke bihari temple, are the tourists hotspots.The best time to visit mathura is between November to March, the climate is pleasant during that time of the year.
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 Holyplaces-Mathura   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Mathura, a quiet town on the River Yamuna was transformed into a place of faith after Lord Krishna was born here.
The city of Mathura, in Uttar Pradesh, the nucleus of
Brajbhoomi, is located at a distances of 145 km south- east of Delhi and 58 km north-west of Agra.
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Mathura-Vrindavan is wrapped in timeless devotion to Lord Krishna, the evergreen hero of Hinduism, the lover of Radha, the cowherd-prince and the re-incarnation of Lord Vishnu.
In a nutshell, the land of Braj starts from Kotban near Hodel about 95 km from Delhi and ends at Runakuta which is known specially for its association with the poet Surdas, an ardent Krishna devotee.
Mathura saw its `golden age' during the rule of the Kushanas and the able governance of rulers Kanishka, Huvishka, and Vasishka, when the arts flourished and economic wealth grew.
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The ancient city of Mathura derives its glory & sacred character from being the birth place of Lord Krishna and a major pilgrim center for the Hindus.
Vrindavan, around 15 km from Mathura, is a major place of pilgrimage, on the banks of Yamuna.
Lord Krishna was born in a prison cell in Mathura.
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Mathura, in Uttar Pradesh, the nucleus of Brajbhoomi, is located at a distance of 145 km south-east of Delhi and 58 km north-west of Agra, the city of Taj.
Mahavan, Baldeo, Mat and Bajna and the western side of the Yamuna covering the Mathura region that encompasses Vrindavan, Govardhan, Kusum Sarovar, Barsana and Nandgaon.
Road : Mathura is very well connected by a network of roads and road transport to all major towns of Uttar Pradesh and surrounding areas.
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 Mathura Tourism,Mathura India Tourism
Mathura or Brajbhoomi is famous as the birth place of Lord Krishna, an important deity in the Hindu religious pantheon.
Mathura which is also an important craft center is located just 58 km north-west of Agra and 145 km from south-east of Delhi.
The Mathura school of art, which flourished during Kushana time, was influenced both by Buddhism and Jainism and by the Scythians.
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 Mathura Temples, Pilgrimage in Mathura, Temples in Mathura India
Mathura used to be a major city during the time of the Buddha (5th century BC) as it became the eastern capital of the Kushan emperor Kanishka.
Mathura continued to be a center of power during the enlightened rule of emperor Ashoka and up to the Gupta era.
The original Deity of Madana-mohana was taken to Karauli in Rajasthan for safety during the attack by the soldiers of the Emperor Aurangzeb.
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Mathura became a powerful principality under the Kushan empire, whose greatest king was Kanishka (78 AD).
Located on the trade route and being a prosperous state, Mathura fell to the sword of invading armies.
Mathura went into oblivion until the resurgent Hindu movement of the Bhakti cult.
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Mathura, situated on the west bank of river Yamuna is associated with the most revered of Hindu gods- Lord Krishna.
In ancient times, Mathura was a renowned cultural center and received patronage from Emperor Ashoka in the spheres of sculpture and art.
Situated 15 km north of Mathura is Virndavan, which is famous for its association with Lord Krishna, who spent his childhood days here.
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 Mathura Vrindavan, Mathura Vrindavan India Travel, Mathura Vrindavan Uttar Pradesh India
Mathura Vrindavan, the twin cities attached to lord Krishna, are the most visited cities of Uttar Pradesh.
Mathura is a small holy city situated on the banks of river Yamuna.
Every square foot of Mathura is wrapped in timeless devotion to Lord Krishna, the evergreen hero of Hinduism, the lover of Radha, the cowherd-prince and the most popular reincarnation of Lord Vishnu.
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Every square foot of Mathura-Vrindavan is wrapped in timeless devotion to Lord Krishna, the evergreen hero of Hinduism, the lover of Radha, the cowherd-prince and the re-incarnation of Lord Vishnu.
Brajbhoomi - The city of Mathura in Uttar Pradesh, the nucleus of Brajbhoomi, is located at a distance of 145 km south-east of Delhi and 58 km north-west of Agra.
Vrindavan - The City Of Temples - Vrindavan, around 15 km from Mathura, is a major place of pilgrimage, on the banks of Yamuna.
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Mathura lives up to legends and about 20 kilometres before you reach the land where Krishna, the eighth incarnation of Lord Vishnu is believed to have been born, there is a marked increase in the cattle on the roads!
Mathura is not just a land of temples, it has been a great centre of Buddhism.
Mathura is a famous for stone and clay idols of various kinds.
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 Mathura by Vijaya Laxmi Singh at Vedic Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Mathura, widely known as birth place of Lord Krishna, is located on the western bank of the river Yamuna, north-west of Agra in the State of Uttar Pradesh, India.
In times past, Mathura was the hub of culture and civilization and is held in sanctity by the Buddhists, Jain and Brahmanical faith alike.
This combined with literary evidence suggests that Mathura can be seen as an important variant in the typology of early historical urban centres, primarily because of the wealth of its art and epigraphic material.
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Madhuvan luxury hotel in Mathura, is one of the best place to stay in Mathura in India offering spectrum of pilgrimage tours.
Mathura is better known as Brijbhumi, the land of eternal love of Radha and Krishna.
Madhuvan Hotel in Mathura, is essentially a 15 years old, newly renovated, the first 3 star facility complimenting our high levels of hospitality and service.
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