Kalpeshwar

About Kalpeshwar Kalpeshwar temple is one of the Panch Kedars and has to be visited last in the order. Lord Shiva is worshiped in the form of matted hair at this place. This is related with the popular story of Panch Kedar where Lord Shiva appeared in different bodily form at 5 places. After seeing … Continue reading “Kalpeshwar”

Importance of Maha Shivratri | Places visited in one year

LORD SHIVA   Shiva is the start, Shiva is the end He is the end of every start He is the start of every end. He is the truth, he is the myth He is the tiny particle, he is the unscalable width. He is the universe, and the universe is within him. He is … Continue reading “Importance of Maha Shivratri | Places visited in one year”

Rudranath

Rudranath temple is one of the Panch Kedars and has to be visited third in order. Lord Shiva is worshiped in the form of face (mukh). This is related with the popular story of Panch Kedar where Lord Shiva appeared in different bodily forms at 5 places. This temple shelters the face of Shiva. The … Continue reading “Rudranath”

Story of Panch Kedar | Shiv temples| Himalayas

Panch Kedar of Himalayas   Panch Kedar refers to 5 holy places of Lord Shiv in Garhwal region of Uttrakhand which is related to a great story around 5000 years ago. Pandavas the heros of Hindu epic Mahabharat were guilty after war for killing theirs brothers and Brahmins. So, they went to Lord Krishna seeking … Continue reading “Story of Panch Kedar | Shiv temples| Himalayas”

Madhyamaheshwar

About Madhyamaheshwar Madhyamaheshwar temple is one of the Panch Kedars dedicated to Lord Shiva and has to be visited fourth in the order. The middle part (navel) of the bull is worshiped here. The journey to the temple makes it very beautiful when you are surrounded by snow capped peaks on one side and lush … Continue reading “Madhyamaheshwar”

Panch Kedar in Himalayas

Panch Kedar refers to 5 holy places of Lord Shiv in Garhwal region of Uttrakhand which is related to a great story around 5000 years ago. Pandavas the heros of Hindu epic Mahabharat were guilty after war for killing theirs brothers and Brahmins. So, they went to Lord Krishna seeking for solution. He suggested to … Continue reading “Panch Kedar in Himalayas”