Twelve Jyotirlings in India

Baba Vishwanath Temple at Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh

Jyotirlinga in Utter Pradesh Kashi vishwanath temple is India’s world – famous temple.It is situated in the varanasi city of Utter Pradesh state which is the world’s oldest city.The regards of this temple is Shiv.One of the 12 Jyotirlingas is of Kashi Vishwanath Temple.This temple is holy place for Hinduism. Manufacturer and Construction Year :- It was constructed in 1777  by Shiva’s worshiper Ahilyabai Holkar, who was the Queen of Indore.In 1835, Ranjit Singh pledged pure gold on its upper part.This was the reason why it was also called Golden Temple.It has been created almost 4 times.Todermal, a famous businessman, built this temple in 1585. Accreditation:- Hinduism believes that even when destruction of the universe it is not lost.Because then Lord Shiva places it on its trident.After this, when the creation of the universe, it restores on the earth. In addition, Hinduism also believes that this is the place where Lord Vishnu performed penance for the creation of the universe and pleased Ashutosh.There after Rahma was born from his navel, who created the creation.

Kashi  Vishwanath temple is India’s world – famous temple. It is situated in the Varanasi city of Utter Pradesh state which is the world’s oldest city. The regards of this temple is Shiv. One of the 12 Jyotirlingas is of Kashi Vishwanath Temple. This temple is holy place for Hinduism.

Manufacturer and Construction Year :-

It was constructed in 1777  by Shiva’s worshiper Ahilyabai Holkar, who was the Queen of Indore.In 1835, Ranjit Singh pledged pure gold on its upper part.This was the reason why it was also called Golden Temple. It has been created almost 4 times. Todermal, a famous businessman, built this temple in 1585.

Accreditation:-

Hinduism believes that even when destruction of the universe it is not lost. Because then Lord Shiva places it on its trident. After this, when the creation of the universe, it restores on the earth.

In addition, Hinduism also believes that this is the place where Lord Vishnu performed penance for the creation of the universe and pleased Ashutosh. Thereafter Brahma was born from his navel, who created the creation.

jyotirlingas in Gujarat

Somnath Temple in Gujarat

 

In Gujarat state, the ancient temple is located in Somnath.It is also called Sun Temple.It is ranked first in 12 Indian Jyotirlingas. People believe that it was made by Chardra Dev himself. This temple was broken several times and rebuilt. The present temple was built by Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel. The sound and light show runs in the evening in the temple premises, in which the history of Somnath temple is described. People believe that Lord Krishna had sacrificed his body.

 Somnath trusts and operates the temple. Here 3 rivers join together Saraswati, Kapila and Hiran

Stories-

  According to the Hindu Granth, Som, the moon, was married to 29 daughters of King Daksh.  But due to his love only for a wife named Rohini, King Daksh became enraged and cursed moon that your shining will become impaired day by day.So the brightness of the moon started decreasing.To get relief from this, Chandra worshiped Shiva.Shiva was pleased and he freed the moon from curse.So Som founded the Shiva Temple and named it Somnath. It is also believed that Shri Krishna was resting on the bhaluka pilgrimage and; then a hunter came and he shoot an arrow on shri krishna understanding his leg a deer eye and then Sri Krishna gave up the body.Somnath Temple also has a temple of Shri Krishna.

History-

  Somnath Temple also existed in before Christ.Gurjjar Pratihar Raja Nagabhata constructed it for the third time in 815 AD.After reading about the Somnath Temple from Arab traveler Al-Buruni, Mehmood Ghajnani attacked this temple and looted it.Raja Bhoj of Malwa and King Bhim of Gujarat rebuilt it.Aurangzeb destroyed it. Present temple was built by Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel.

 Kedarnath

Kedarnath Temple is established in Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand state of India. Kedarnath temple situated in the lap of the Himalaya mountain is also one of the 12 Jyotirlingas. This temple is also included in the Char Dham and Panchkedar. This temple is considered suitable for sighting from April to November because the climate here is unfavorable.

   Kedarnath Temple may be highly affected due to sudden floods and landslides in Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh in June 2013.The walls of the temple were swept away in the flood. The main part of the temple and the old dome were safe, but the entrance and everything around it was destroyed.

 

Manufacturer :-

   It has been constructed with a katuri style. It is said that Janmayjaya of Pandav Dynasty constructed this temple. This temple was restored by Adi Shankaracharya.

Accreditation :-

     People believe that Badrinath's visiting is sterile without the worship of Kedarnath.On the other hand, if you visit Kedarnath and see Badrinath, then with the destruction of all sins, you get salvation of life.

History:-

    According to Rahul Sankrityayan, this temple is of 12th-13th century. A King Bhoj Praise of Gwalior says that it is made of them. According to one view, the present temple was built by Adi Shankaracharya in the seventh century.It is next to the temple built by the Pandavas.

Stories:-

   After the Mahabharata war, Pandavas had become a partner of sin because of killing their teacher- brothers and they wanted liberation from this .The measure of their salvation was the blessings of Lord Shiva.

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