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Binsar Mahadev(Bindeshwara) Temple in Ranikhet Uttarakhand India

Binsar Mahadev is located 19 kms far from Ranikhet. The altitude of Binsar Mahadev is about 2480 mts. above from the sea level.Binsar Mahadev is famous for its Archeological significance and its dense forest which is full of flora and fuanna. It is a very nice place.Here is Some Fact about Binsar Mahadev Temple in Ranikhet Uttarakhand India.

Location: 19 kms far from Ranikhet,Uttarakhand ,India
Built in: around 9-10 century A.D.
Built By: King Pithu
Dedicated to: Lord Shiva(Bindeshwara)
Entry: Free
Photography: Allow
Temple timing: 6:00 Am to 7:00 Pm
Visiting timing: 1 hour
Best time to Visit: June to October
Most Important: It is believed that it was built in a single day
How to Visit by Air:The nearest airport is Patnagharh Airport(157 KM).
How to visit by Rail: The nearest rail station is Kathgodarn (35 km).
How to visit by Bus: Binsar is well connected with all important towns Almora (34 km), Nainital (120 km.) and Delhi (418 km).

More Information about Binsar Mahadev Temple

Binsar Mahadev Temple is located Bisaona near Ranikhet Uttarakhand.The temple is Surrounded by thick deodar forests and lies at an altitude of 2480 meters of sea level.The temple was built in 10th century by King Pithu in memory of his father Bindu, hence this temple is also known as Bindeshwar temple.The temple is dedicated to Lord shiva known as Bindeshwara.It is believed that it was built in a single day.Ledis come here on Vaikunth chaturdashi and light a lamp on their palm to full fill the desire of child.

In this temple with idol of Ganesh, har Gauri and Maheshmardini in its sanctum the temple is known for its architectural finesse.The idol of Maheshmardini is engraved with texts in 'Nagarilipi'which dates back to as early as the 9th century.It sees a large gathering of devotees on the occasion of Baikunth Chaturdashi  in the month of June.It is said that devotees,especially women, pray all night with lamps in their hands on this day for the Lord's blessings.

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