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Famous For Because of Shiva trishul and there is a Godess Kali Temple in front of this temple.
Importance It is considered to have similar religious importance as Kashi vishwanath.In front of the temple is unique Mahadev-ka-Vishal Trishul or Shiva Great Trident, made of eight major metals. It is believed Lord Shiva killed Vakasur with this trident.
Dedicated To Lord Shiva

Address Uttarkashi


Location located at distance of 149kms. from Rishikesh on the Rishikesh-Gangotri route.

Altitude 1158m

Costructed By King Gyaneshwar

Construction Type It is 26ft high and its base has sanskrit inscription on massive brass trident Building Type

Opening Schedule All season

Religion Hindu

Accesibility How to Reach By Air: Airport - Jolly Grant, Dehradun (162 kms) By Rail: Nearest railway station is Rishikesh (145 kms) By Road: Uttarkashi is well connected by road to Dehradun, Rishikesh, Haridwar and other major towns of the state and region.

Near By Cities Rishikesh and Gangotri

Other Places Other important temples are dedicated to Lord Parashuram, Lord Ekadash Rudra,Duyara Bugyal,Dodi Tal,Maneri.


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