Osian is the temple town of Rajasthan. It is one of the ancient towns in Jodhpur and considered Oasis in Thar Desert. It is the best place for nature lovers who are interested to explore the rural lifestyle and indeed charisma of Rajasthan. The entire town is saturated with numerous Hindu temples and Jain temples. One can even find temples belong to 8th century and 11th century. It is one of the main religious hubs in Rajasthan. The real rural spirit, rituals and traditions are readily seen here. The temples of Osian are famous for their tranquil sculptures and breathtaking architecture. Sun temple, Kali temple and Schayee Jain temple are among the famous temples. This is a real paradise for visitors those who have real love on Indian tradition and culture.
Places to visit
Sachayee Mata Mandir
This is an ancient temple of both Hindus and Jains. This is belongs to 10th century and holds high historical value. The temple is devoted to Goddess Sachchika.
How to reach Osian
Jodhpur airport is the nearest airport.
Jodhpur railhead is the nearest railway station.
There are good numbers of bus services available to reach Osian from various parts of Rajasthan.
In summer 32-45 C and in winter 5-28 C and best visited from October to March.