Located in the heart of the city of Jalgaon, the Omkareshwar Mandir is only 2 Km away from the city center. The temple is among the most famous temples of Lord Shiva around the residential area and has a beautiful structure.
The Omkareshwar Mandir is reletively new but Omkareshwar has a legend which goes along with the upcoming of the structure and later on the temple. The establishment has a beautiful compound covered with greenery and trees, in the center sits the famous Omkareshwar Mandir with a single storied yet beautifully made temple, the backdrop of the River Yamuna only adds to the geographical significance and beauty of the temple. Inside the temple in the main shrine sits an idol of Lord Shiva, made up entirely of white marble along with that of Goddess Parvati.
The location of the Omkareshwar temple also results in a regular crowd of devotees. Festivals like the Shravni Somvar, Shivratri, Gokulashtami and Ramnavmi are celebrated with great vigor and excitement, it is that time when the temple adorns its real beauty with it being entirely lit up and decorated. People come in flooding during these festivals for the Aarti and celebrations which comprises of several bhoj for the needy and poor, also the chanting of prayers and mantras make the place a blissful spot.
An establishment around the nook of the residential areas is a welcome addition to the society as one can find time whenever to visit the place and find their inner peace from the hectic and tiresome monotonous routine of the city life. Omkareshwar Mandir can be visited during timings 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM. It is advised to visit the temple during the Aarti hours to fully immerse in the majestic and peaceful vibe of this place.