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QUICK FACTS
Location: Faizabad District, Uttarpradesh.
Famous for/as: Pilgrims place.
Weather:
Summer(March to May): 30°C to 43°C.
Winter (December to February): 5°C to 28°C.
Monsoon (June to September): Moderate rainfalls.
STD CODE : 05278
BEST TIME TO VISIT : November to February.
TRAVEL IN AYODHYA SHOW MAP

Ayodhya, situated on the right bank of the river Ghagra or Saryu,  is an ancient city and the old capital of Awadh,in Uttar Pradesh, India . Ayodhya is one of the major holy cities of Hinduism and a popular pilgrim centre and as per Skand and some other Puranas Ayodhya is one of the seven most sacred cities of India. Ayodhya during ancient times was known as Kaushaldesa.

This town is associated with Lord Rama, the seventh incarnation of Lord Vishnu. Ayodhya, according to the Ramayana, was founded by Manu, the law-giver of the Hindu. For centuries, it was the capital of the descendants of the Surya dynasty of which Lord Rama was the most celebrated king.

Remnants of Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Islam can still be found in Ayodhya. According to Jain tradition, five Tirthankaras were born at Ayodhya, including Adinath (Rishabhadeva) the 1st Tirthankar.

However, there are less savory aspects to Ayodhya's history. In 1527, the Mughal Emperor Babur had a mosque constructed at the site in Ayodhya traditionally associated with the birth of Rama.

MUST SEE IN AYODHYA

The Hanuman Garhi:

It is a massive structure in the shape of a four sided fort with circular bastions at each corner. The temple is highly revered for its imposing architecture and its religious value. Visitors to Ayodhya should see Hanuman garhi.

Kanak Bhawan:

This has images of Sri Rama and Sita wearing gold crowns. It is also known as Sone-ke-Ghar.

Ramkot::

This sacred place is the main site of worship in Ayodhya `Ram Navami’, (Chaitra, March-April) the day of Lord’s birth, is celebrated with great pomp and show.

Swarg Dwar:

According to mythology, Lord Rama is said to have been cremated here.

Mani Parbat and Sugriv Parbat:

The first of these ancient earth mounds is identified with a stupa built by the Emperor Ashoka, while the second is believed to be an ancient monastery. 

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FAIR & FESTIVAL IN AYODHYA

Ramnavami Mela:

It is a n occassion celebrated in Ayodhya to mark the birth anniversary of Lord Rama. Ramnavami is usually celebrated in the month of Chaitra according to the Indian calender which generally corresponds to the March or April of the English calendar.

Holi,Janmastumi, Diwali, Dussera and Navratri are the festivals also celebrated with other parts of the country.

REACH AYODHYA
AIR

For Ayodhya the nearest airports are Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport (Lucknow-134 km), Bumrauli Airport (Allahabad - 166 km).

RAIL

Ayodhya is situated on the broad gauge Northern Railway line on Mughal Sarai – Lucknow main route. Ayodhya/Faizabad are connected to various parts of the country. Faizabad is 6 km.

ROAD

Connected by road to several major cities and towns. Some of the major road distances are: Lucknow (134 km), Gorakhpur (132 km), Jhansi (441 km), Allahabad (166 km), Sravasti (109 km), Varanasi (209 km) and Gonda (51 km). 

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