Kirti Mandir was built by Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III for his ancestors. The sun, the moon and the earth in bronze with the undivided map of India adorn the sikhara of Kirti Mandir. It was built in Year 1936 as part of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations of Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III. It is known for its murals by Nandlal Bose, a famous painter from Tagore’s Shantiniketan, with scenes from the Mahabharata and of Mirabai’s life.

Also known as the Temple of Fame, it is situated near the picturesque Vishwamitra Bridge of the city, in the memory of deceased members of the Royal Gaekwad family.

Location: Kothi Road, Opposite SSG Hospital. Photography is strictly Prohibited inside.

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2 Responses


    Thank you for such wonderful information..! At what time kirti temple can be visited..? As it’s not been mentioned here.

    • Krishna Shah

      We have not posted time as sometimes the gate is closed and sometimes its not ! But one can View it from Outside anytime ! :)


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