Other Shrines

Hub(s) : Vadodara


Being a temple town, Dakor is host to several temples. Among them are the Bodana Temple, a vast and beautiful temple of Goddess Lakshmi; the Santaram Mandir; the Shri Satyanarayan temple with its unique shikhar; and the modern Punitashram, known for serving pilgrims. Among the various services of Punitashram are Ashaktashram for the disabled and the Vriddhi Nivas home for the elderly. Among other attractions we may also count the newly built Gayatri temple. Vaishnavs make sure to visit Mahaprabhuji ni bethak, one of the 84 established seats of Mahaprabhu in India.

How to get there

By road: Dakor is in Thasra taluka of Kheda District, 43 km northeast of Anand, and 35 km east of Nadiad. Private and ST buses are available from Ahmedabad, Vadodara and Anand.

By rail: Nadiad and Anand are the nearest major railway stations. There is also a slow-train branch line terminus at Umreth, 7 km away.

By air: The nearest airport is in Vadodara- 78 km south, but the Ahmedabad airport- 90 km to the northwest, is not much further and has far more flights.