12 most powerful shiva temples to visit during Maha Shivratri
- 1 12 most powerful shiva temples to visit during Maha Shivratri
- 1.1 Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple Gujarat
- 1.2 Bhimashankar Temple
- 1.3 Kedarnath Temple
- 1.4 Kashi Vishwanath Temple
- 1.5 Rameswaram Ramanathaswamy Temple
- 1.6 Srisailam Temple
- 1.7 Mahakaleshwar Ujjain Temple
- 1.8 Parli Vaijnath Temple
- 1.9 Aundha Nagnath Temple
- 1.10 Omkareshwar Temple
- 1.11 Grishneshwar Temple
- 1.12 Somnath Temple
Maha Shivratri is being celebrated on March-07 this year. The day marks the convergence of Shiva and Shakti. Millions of devotees all across the world offer their prayers to Lord Shiva on this auspicious day.
Here is a list of 12 most powerful temples of Lord Shiva that you could visit during Shivratri.
Nageshwar Temple is one of the 12 Jyotirlingas and is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Read travel tips, history, significance and more before you visit.
The Bhimashankar Temple is the source of river Bhima. It is considered to be one of the twelve Jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva in Hindu mythology.
Kedarnath Temple is one of India’s most sacred temples and a Jyotirlinga. Read travel tips, history, significance and more before you visit.
Kashi Vishwanath Temple is one of the most sacred places of pilgrimage that a Hindu must make to ensure well-being and to ultimately attain Moksha.
The Rameshwaram Ramanathaswamy Temple in Tamil Nadu is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple is part of 12 Jyotirlinga Temples and 4 Char Dham Temples.
The Bhramaramba Mallikarjuna Temple, more commonly known as just the Srisailam Temple is located in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh.
Mahakaleshwar Ujjain Temple is one of the most prestigious Jyotirlingas worshiped in Hindu culture. It is situated in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh.
Devotees are allowed to touch the Parli Vaijnath Temple Linga during worshipping and this helps in healing and reaping various health benefits. Know more about this divine temple.
Aundha Nagnath Temple in Maharashtra is the First Jyotirlinga on Earth. Lord Shiva is addressed as Nagnath or Nageshwar since he has a snake around his neck
Omkareshwar Temple is the fourth Jyotirlinga. Lord Shiva himself turned into Lingas in a fiery column of light at this place.
Grishneshwar Temple in the state of Maharashtra belongs to the list of 12 Jyotirlinga temples of Lord Shiva. This temple is the last of the 12 Jyotirlingas.
The majestic Somnath Temple, also known as “The Shrine Eternal” is located at Prabhas Pattan near Veraval port in Saurashtra, Gujarat.