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Velneshwar Shiva Temple

A Hindu shrine dedicated to Lord Shiva and his wife Parvati known as the “Velneshwar Shiva Temple” is located in Maharashtra. This temple known for its beautiful architecture is situated in the Ratnagiri district at a distance of 72 km from...
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Trimbakeshwar Shiva Temple

Trimbakeshwar is a famous temple located in the town of Trimbak in the Nashik district in Maharashtra. This temple is devoted to Lord Shiva and is one of the twelve famous “Jyotirlingas”. This temple was built by Peshwa Balaji  Baji Rao a.k.a....
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Kotilingeshwara Temple

Kotilingeshwara Temple

Supposedly possessing the “largest shiv linga in Asia” is a Hindu shrine in Karnataka known as Kotilingeshwara Temple. This “Lord Shiva” devoted temple is located in the Kolar district. Constructed by Swami Sambha Shiva Murthy, the complex of this...
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Rudranath Temple

“A temple made from natural rock and surrounded by rhododendron plants” is the best way to describe the Rudranath Temple located in Uttarakhand. This temple dedicated to Lord Shiva is situated in the Garhwal district at an altitude of 3,600 meters...
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Kalpeshwar

Saptabadri TempleSituated in the scenic Urgam valley in Uttarakhand is a popular Lord Shiva temple called Kalpeshwar. This temple is located in the Garhwal district. According to a popular myth the origins of this temple has direct links to the...
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Mayuranathaswami Temple

Also known as “Mayuranathar” is a Hindu shrine in Tamil Nadu known as Mayuranathaswami Temple. This “Lord Shiva” devoted is located in the Nagapattinam district. The main deity (i.e. Shiva) found in this temple is known as “Mayuranthar”. Furthermore,...
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Srikalahasti

Considered to be one of the most important Lord Shiva shrine in South India is a temple called Srikalahasti. This temple is located in the Chitoor district in Andhra Pradesh on the banks of the River Swarnamukhi. This temple was built during the...
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Murudeshwar Temple

A popular Hindu shrine dedicated to Lord Murudeshwar (an avatar of Lord Shiva) known as “Murudeshwar Temple” is located in Karnataka. This “Lord Shiva” dedicated temple is situated in the coastal town of Murudeshwar in the Uttara Kannada district. ...
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Koteshwar Mahadev Temple

Yet another popular Lord Shiva temple called “Koteshwar Mahadev” is located in Uttarakhand. This temple is situated in the Rudraprayag district on the banks of the Alaknanda River. Furthermore, a popular folklore also states that it was at the site...
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Kasi Vishwanthar

Dedicated to a Lord Shiva avatar is a Hindu shrine in Tamil Nadu known as Kasi Vishwanthar. This “Shiva temple” is located in Kumbakonam in the Thanjavur district. Covering an area of about two acres this temple complex is also situated in close...
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Grishneshwar Jyotirling Temple

Considered to be the last i.e. the 12th jyotirlinga is a temple known as “Grishneshwar Jyotirling Temple” located in Maharashtra in the Aurangabad district. This temple is situated in a village known as “Verul” at a distance of about 11 km from...
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Meenakshi Amman Temple

Located on the bank (southern) of the River Vaigai in Tamil Nadu is a Hindu shrine called Meenakshi Amman Temple. This “Goddess Parvati and Lord Shiva” dedicated temple is situated in the Madurai district. This magnificent temple is said to have been...
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Nageshvara Jyotirlinga Temple

According to the Shiva Purana, located in the Dwarka district in Gujarat is a “jyotirlinga” temple known as the Nageshvara Jyotirlinga Temple. This temple is one among the twelve jyotirlinga shrines that exist in the country.  It is also considered...
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Mahabaleshwar Temple

Also known as “Dakshin Kasi” due to its sacredness is a Hindu shrine located in Karnataka known as Mahabaleshwar Temple. This “Lord Shiva” dedicated temple is located in a town called Gokarna in the Uttara Kannada district. This temple possesses a...
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Chidambaram Temple

Located in the state of Tamil Nadu is a temple devoted to Lord Shiva known Chidambaram Temple. It is also known as “Thillai Nataraja Temple” and, is located in a town called Chidambaram. It is also a major pilgrimage site for the devotees of a branch...
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Vaitheeswaran Temple

Categorized as “Paadal Petra Sthalam” i.e. temple revered by nayanars, is a Hindu shrine located in Tamil Nadu known as Vaitheeswaran Temple. This “Lord Shiva” dedicated temple is situated in Vaitheeswaran in the Nagapattinam district. In addition,...
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Ettumanoor Mahadevar Temple

Considered to be a major Lord Shiva temple in Kerala is the Ettumanoor Mahadeva Temple. This “Shiva” temple is located in the Kottayam district in a town known as Ettumanoor. This temple is said to have been constructed in the year 1542. In addition,...
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Kadri Manjunath Temple

Constructed during either the 10th or 11th century is a beautiful Hindu shrine in Karnataka known as the Kadri Manjunatha Temple. This “Lord Shiva” dedicated temple is located in the city of Mangalore in the Dakshina Kannada district. The idol of...
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Moteshwar Mahadev Temple

Also known as “Shree Bheem Shankar Mahadev” is the “Moteshwar Mahadev Temple” located in Uttarakhand. This Lord Shiva temple is situated in small city called Kashipur in the Udham Singh Nagar district. Apart from Lord Shiva which is the main deity of...
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Kedarnath

Located in the Rudraprayag district in Uttarakhand is a holy town called “Kedarnath”. This town apparently was named in the honour of a King called “Kedar” who is supposed to have ruled in the Satya Yuga. In June 2013 this sacred town suffered...
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