Bhimashankar temple timings

Bhimashankar temple timings, Opening and Closing Hours

TimingsPooja / Event/ Darshan
4:30 am – 5:00 amKakada Aarti
5:00 am – 5:30 amNijarupa Darshan
5:30 am – 6:00 amSarva Darshan
6:00 am – 12:00 pmAbhishek
12:00 pm – 12:30 pmNaivedya
12:30 pm – 3:00 pmSarva Darshan
12:30 pm – 3:00 pmAbhishek
3:00 pm – 4:00 pmMadhyana Aarti
4:00 pm – 9:30 pmShringar Darshan
7:30 pmNight Aarti
9:30 pmTemple closing hours

Bhimashankar temple timings

  1. Abhishek will be performed daily during temple opening hours.
  2. No advance booking required for these tickets. Tickets to be purchased on arrival at the counter for the same day Pooja.
  3. Dress Mandatory for Abhishek Seva.
  4. Darshan waiting Time: 40 – 60 mins
  5. Darshan Dress Code: Any decent outfit.

How to reach Bhimashankar temple?

By Air

  1. The nearest airport is at Pune which is 125 km away from the temple.

By Train

  1. The nearest railway station is at Bhimashankar. The direct trains available from Pune, Mumbai, Nashik to Bhimashankar at regular intervals.

By Road

  1. The direct bus is available from Pune to Bhimashankar Temple at regular intervals. First bus starts at 5:30 am and the last bus will be at 4:00 pm.
  2. From Kalyan bus station, the bus starts at 9:00 am and Ghatkopar bus station, bus starts at 11:00 am.

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  1. Hello. Plan to visit the temple during 3rd March. 4th being Shivarathri how long the darshana might approx take?