Triambakeshwar Jyotirlinga is located 25 km from Nashik, Maharashtra. It is said that the Jyotirlinga at Triambakeshwar has its three faces representing Lord Brahma, Lord Vishnu and Lord Rudra. The temple is ancient. However, the current structure was renovated in the 18th century… Continue Reading
The Walkeshwar Temple is situated on on Malabar Hill next to the Baan Ganga Tank. It is believed that Lord Ram paused here on his way from Ayodhya to Lanka in pursuit of Ravana. Lord Rama was advised to worship… Continue Reading
In the very heart of Mumbai City, a steep flight of stairs leads one to the Babulnath Mandir, or बाबुलनाथ मंदिर atop a hill. This temple was built in 1780. It is located at the end of Marine Drive and south of… Continue Reading
The Jyotirlinga Parli Vaijnath is located in Beed District in Maharashtra. The temple was renovated by Ahilyabai Holker.
Described in the Dvadasa Jyotirlinga Stotra as “Dakinyam Bheema Shankaram”, Bhimashankar is revered as one of the 12 Jyotirlingas. There are three locations of the Bhimashankar Jyotirlinga that are believed by different believers to be the true location: Bhimashankar Temple, Shiradhon,… Continue Reading
Described in the Dvadasa Jyotirlinga Stotra as “Paralyam Vaidyanathancha”, the Parali Vaidyanath is revered as one of the 12 Jyotirlingas. There are three locations of the Parali Vaidyanath Jyotirlinga that are believed by different believers to be the true location: Vaidyanath Jyotirlinga,… Continue Reading
The Ambarnath Shiv Mandir or Ambreshwar Shiva Mandir is a beautiful rock temple. It was built by the Shilahara King Chittaraja in the 11th century.The temple was later rebuilt by Chittaraja’s son Mummuni. many also believe that the pandavas built… Continue Reading
The Elephanta Caves (घारापुरीची लेणी, Gharapurichya Lenee) consists of groups of caves with rock cut architecture built between 5th and 8th centuries, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The place was originally called Gharapuri. The caves are a delight, having sculptures depicting various scenes including Trimurti – Panchmukhi Shiva, Shiva slaying Andhakasur,… Continue Reading