Pavana Sarovar

Pavana Sarovar

  • Mathura
  • Uttar Pradesh
  • India

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Pavana Sarovar, Mathura Overview

If you want to experience spirituality then there no other place than Braj. All the locations and every part of this place are spiritual and pious. For a person filled with devotion, this land is the perfect place to visit and explore. Several online websites let you know about the place in details with just a click.


It is always better to know about the place better before you visit. There are various nearby cities like Gokul, Vrindavan, Barsana, Mathura, which are near to this place. On your visit to Braj, you can check these cities too and experience the full-fledged divinity.


You will get to see several temples in Braj among will the place that attracts most of the people for its peaceful ambience is the Pavana Sarovar, Nandgaon. This is a lake that is located north to the Nandgaon descending from the hill, Nandiswar. Near to the highway to Kamavan this place is said to be the soul-purifying lake which helps people get rid of all their sins.




There are several mythological stories behind the architecture of this place. It is said that the place was built by Paavan Gopa, Vishakha's father. This is the reason why it is called Sarovar. Radha had two best friends among whom one was Vishakha and the other was Lalita. The meaning of Pavana Sarovar is the 'purifying lake'. This lake is said to be the sanctifying and purest than any other holy water.


The Important Timings


The lake is open for certain specific time intervals. This might vary in winter and summer. During summers the lake opens at 5 am and it is closed at noon and again reopens at 2 pm till 9 pm.

During the winter season, the timings slightly vary. It opens early in the morning around 5:30 am and closes at noon. Again it opens in the afternoon around 2 pm and closes at 8:30 pm.


Best Time To Visit


You can visit Pavana Sarovar any time of the year but the best time to go is in the winter season. In October, the place is calm, cool and pleasant and you will certainly enjoy here. The season ends as March descends.


How To Reach?


Uttar Pradesh is a state in India that is still developing today and the infrastructure is still developing at a great rate today. Today all the important places are well-linked with this place via rail, road, and air. The connectivity has made things easier and possible for people of different states to visit the holy places in the state of UP. The most decent way of travel is through the air. This place has two international airports and four domestic airports.

By Road

Roadways are one of the easiest ways to reach UP. There are several different expressways and national highways that connect you to this state well. You can also opt for state buses if not private vehicles.

By Air

As mentioned earlier this place is well connected through airways. The domestic airports include Agra, Jhansi, Kanpur, Gorakhpur, Prayagraj, and Meerut. The international ones are Chaudhary Charan Singh and Lal Bahadur Shashtri airports in Lucknow and Varanasi respectively.

By Train

This state has around four hundred and thirty functional railway stations. Therefore you can take railways to reach your destination.


Nearby Attractions

The pilgrims who come to visit Pavana Sarovar also visit the seat of Acharya Mahaprabhuvallabh. There is also a temple north to the bank of the lake known as the Pavan Bihari temple. The pilgrims take a dip in this holy water to get rid of their sins.

This ritual is been followed for several thousand years now and it is still being followed by all. Pilgrims tend to come on the occasion of Akshay Tritiya an auspicious day for Hindus and take a holy dip in the water of the lake to purify their soul and gain salvation.

Thus, visit and enjoy the spiritual and peace of mind that this place has to offer. You will certainly enjoy performing the rituals and also the nearby attractions are amazing around Pavana Sarovar, Nandgaon. Therefore, for your next holidays choose Pavana Sarovar and enjoy your vacation with your friends or family.




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