Bagnath Temple Bageshwar History, How to Reach, Travel Guide
Where is Bagnath Temple?
History of Bagnath Temple
How To Reach Bagnath Temple of Bageshwar
Bagnath Temple is situated in Bageshwar city. Bagnath temple is completely dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is the most famous temple of Bageshwar district. A very large number of adorer visit this temple. Bageshwar town got this name from Bagnath temple.The total distance of haldwani to Bagnath temple is 152 kms approx by road.Bagnath temple is at the distance of 185 kms from Pantnagar Airport.
The opening & closing time in summer is 05:00 am to 07:00 pm.And the winter timing is 06:00 am to 06:00 pm.
Uttarayani Mela is organized in every year in the month of January on the occasion of Makar Sankranti.
HISTORY OF BAGNATH TEMPLE
Lord Shiva blessed sage Markandeya by visiting here in the form of a Tiger.This temple is a mythological temple, which is dedicated to Lord Shiva. This temple is located in Bageshwar district of Uttarakhand state. Bagnath Temple is the most famous temple in Bageshwar district.Bageshwar district is named after this temple.
The various stone sculptures seen in the temple are from 7th century AD to 16th century AD.
In such idols, Uma, Maheshwar, Parvati, Maharshi Mandini a Bhukhi, Trimukhi and quadrilateral Shivalinga, Ganesha, Vishnu, Surya Svamatruka and Shatavatavar also made the temple of Bagnathji visible around the genius around the 13th century has gone.
Every Monday a large number of devotees are engaged in the Bagnath temple.