Experience the tranquil atmosphere of Jageshwar Temple, a sacred complex of shrines considered to be the oldest Shiva temple in India. Located at an altitude of 1870 m (6135 ft), Jageshwar is the 8th Jyotirling (devotional object to Shiva) of the twelve that exist, hence possessing a great religious value. Walk among 124 stone temples which date from 9th to the 13th century CE. Although being a Hindu temple, a strong Buddhist influence can be seen in the temple’s architecture. The sacred building is located in an ancient deodar forest, adding to the serene atmosphere of reverence. By using our Almora road trip app, you can arrange your visit to Jageshwar Temple and other attractions in Almora.
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The temple complex in total has 125 small and big temples spread over a considerable area, the main temple and few other small temples are in a small localized area. The drive is beautiful and then...
The temple complex in total has 125 small and big temples spread over a considerable area, the main temple and few other small temples are in a small localized area. The drive is beautiful and then... more »
A lovely drive and sheer serenity in the complex. If you believe in Lord Shiva, this is the place to go.
A lovely drive and sheer serenity in the complex. If you believe in Lord Shiva, this is the place to go. more »
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