Popular Pilgrimages In and around Jodhpur
Chamunda Devi Temple Jodhpur (Photo Courtesy: Tony Young)
The Chamunda Mataji temple in Mehrangarh fort and Osiyaji near Jodhpur are two popular Devi temples in and around Jodhpur
The Chamunda Mataji temple in Mehrangarh fort (1460) in Jodhpur and is a very significant temple regionally. Dussera is peak time for The temple when all the festivities are held.
60 kms from Jodhpur on the Jaisalmer route is desert town of Osian. Sachiya Mata Temple in Osian is very significant regionally.and well visited all through the year.
Shri Osiyaji Tirth is a set of well visited Jain Temples (8th and 9th centuries). Some of the temples are in ruins and others are well maintained.
Osiyan is typically visited as a day excursion from Jodhpur.