Shejjeswar Temple, Karwar

#5 of 6 in Historic Sites in Karwar
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  • The temple is very ancient temple and known for its precious form as it is the first place of the lingam according to the vedic story of the lord shiva in place called gokarna.This temple is a few...  more »
  • The temple is dedicated to lord shiva worshipped as shejjeswararlingam in lingam for. The legend goes as as ravanan tried to pull out the athmalingam, the Lords vast harm fell here and it turned into....  more »
  • Small Temple on the Kaiga Road.Its around 9 kilometers from Karwar.It is one of the pancha atma linga (Gokarna,Sajjeswara,Dhareshwara,Gunvante,Murdeshwar)that was formed after Ravana's struggle to lift out the Atmalinga that was placed on the ground by lord Ganesha at Gokarna. Temple can be developed alot.
  • This temple is equivalent to gokarna temple, most of them don't know the history behind this temple but on the auspicious day of mahashivratri it would be crowded like hell. Devotees would be waiting from midnight 3am and perform abhishek to Lord shiva

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