Kedarnath Temple is Located in Garhwal Himalayan range in the state of Uttarakhand in India. Kedarnath Temple comes in one of the Twelve Jyotirlingas of India.Kedarnath Temple situated on the bank of Mandakini River. Kedarnath Temple opens only in a limited time i.e. at the end of April to November, from Akshya Tritya to Kartik Poornima.
During the month of Kartik, due to snowfall, Shree Kedareshwar idol is shifted from Temple to Urvi Math, which is in the Valley. While Shree Kedareshwar idol is shifted, a ghee lamp is lightening in the Temple named as “Nanda Deepa”. The Temple is closed in the winter due to heavy snowfall. The temple reopens in the month of Vaishakh. Devotees start visiting the Temple to see the “Nanda Deepa” and get blessings from Lord Shiva. Kedarnath Temple comes under Char Dham Temples of Lord Shiva and Devotees come here to get free from all sins and obstacles.
Getting Kedarnath | How to Reach Kedarnath
- Airways:- To reach Kedarnath Temple by Airways, Jolly Grant Airport near Dehradun is about 239 Km and Dehradun Airport is also connected to Delhi Airport.
- Railways:- You can reach Kedarnath Temple by Train nearby Railway Satations Rishikesh (215 kms), Haridwar(241 kms), Dehradun (257 kms) and Kotdwar (246 kms).
- Roadways:- Kedarnath is connected to major cities like Chandigarh (387 km), Delhi (458 km), Nagpur (1421 km), Banglore (2484 km) or Rishikesh (189 km).
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Hotels in Kedarnath:
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Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga is also named as Ghurmeshwar, Kusumeswar or Ghushmeshwar. It is Located in a village Verul, that is 20 km away from the city Daulatabad of Maharashtra & 100 km from Manmand city, It is 30 km away from Aurangabad. It lies at a close nearness to the Famous Ellora caves. According to the Shiva Purana; Kotirudra sahinta, Ch.32-33, Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga is one of the 12 Jyotirlinga shrines & believed as last or 12th Jyotirlinga of earth.
MahaShivratri is the most important religious festival for Lord Shiva Devotees. Many Shiva Devotees reach Grineshwar Temple on this day to get blessings from Lord Shiva. Ghushmeshwar Temple was constructed by Ahilyabai Holkar. The Temple also shows the pre- hisroric architectural style & Scriptures.
Grishneshwar Temple Timings:-
Open 5.30 am – 9.30 pm
During Shravan (Aug-Sep): 3 am – 11 pm
Getting Grishneshwar | How to Reach Grishneshwar
- Airways:- To reach Grishneshwar Temple Aurangabad is the nearest Airport locate to it. Its distance is about 29 km from the Velur Village.
- Railways:-To reach Gusmeshwar Temple by Train nearest Railway station is Aurangabad, apart from this Manmad is at a distance of 140 km which is nearest major Railway station.
- Roadways:-You can reach Grishneswar Temple by road connected to major citie like Manmad, Pune and Nasik.
History of Grishneshwar
One day the chief of the Verul found a treasure hidden in the snake pit by the blessings of Lord Grishneshwar. He renovates the Temple and later on Gotamibai and Ahilyabai Holkar renovate the Temple. The Temple is around 240ft x 185 ft in size. The Temple is decorated with beautiful scriptures, the court Hall is builtup around 24 Pillars. The Temple consists of beautiful scenes, Paintings and carvings. The Garbhagriha measures around 17ft x 17 ft. The Lingamurty faces towards east. There is attractive Nandikeshwara in the court hall.
- Ellora Caves
- Daulatabad Fort
- The Gates of Aurangabad
- Bibi Ka Maqbara
- Shahganj Masjid
- Salim Ali lake
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Bhimashankar Temple is one of the Twelve Jyotirlingas located near Pune 50 km northwest of Khed Maharashtra in India. River Bhima is originated from Bhimashankar Temple. To get blessings from Lord Shiva in incarnation as Bhimashankar, devotees reach there in the Month of Sawan or on the day of Mahashivratri.
Getting Bhimashankar | How to Reach Bhimashankar
Airways:- Bhimashankar Temple is very near to Metro city of Maharashtra Pune, to reach Bhimashankar Temple; Pune Airport is the International Airport nearby it. It is harldy two & Half Hours Road Drive from Pune to Bhimashankar Temple. Although, Pune Airport is also connected to Cites of India like Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Indore, Kolkata, Mumbai and Kochi.
Railways:- Pune Railway station is the nearby Railway Station from Khed. It is 111 Km away from the cityand linked with the cities like New Delhi, Mysore, Lucknow, Chennai, Puri and Jaipur.
Roadways:- Bhimashankar Temple is well connected by road. You can easily get regular State run Buses from Pune and nearby other Cities. You can also hire Taxi to reach Bhimashankar Temple.
- Hanuman Lake
- Gupt Bhimashankar
- Sahyadri Wildlife Sanctuary
- Holy Jyotirlinga
Hotels in Bhimashankar:
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Baidyanath Jyotirlinga comes under the twelve Jyotirlingas of India. It is also known as Baba Dham. All Twelve Jyotirlingas are abodes of Lord Shiva. It is situated in Deoghar in the state of Jharkhand. In Deoghar with Baidyanath Dham there are 21 other Temples. In Hindu Mythology it is also belief that at the time of Ramayan Demon King Ravana worshipped lord shiva at Baidyanath Temple to get the Boons. King Ravana also proposed his Ten heads to lord Shiva as a sacrifice. Pleased with this, Shiva moves down to heal Ravana who was injured. As he performed as a doctor, he is referred to as Vaidhya (“doctor”). He is supposed to relieve the devotees of their dreadful diseases.It is also believed that by worshipping Baba Baidyanath, a person accomplish Moksha and Happiness. Baidyanath Temple is famous for the Shravana Mela). Many People vist Baidyanath Temple in this month and on Shivratri every eyer.
Getting Baidyanath | How to Reach Baidyanath
To reach Baidyanath Temple Patna airport is the closest. It is also associated with Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Ranchi and Lucknow. Deoghar is the nearest Railway Station which is connected with cities nearby Deoghar like Bihar, Kolkata, Giridhi, Patna etc. You can also reach Baidyanath Temple by road via Kolkata,Giridhi, Patna, Dumka, Madhupurand Shimultala etc.
Know more about Baidyanath Temple and nearby Temples in Deoghar.
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- Satsang Ashram
- Harila Joria
- Trikut Hills
- Mandar Hills
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Best Hotels in Baidyanath:
Hotel Baidyanath Vihar
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