Lodheshwar Mahadev Mandir
|Lodheshwar Mahadev Mandir|
|Proper name||Lodheshwar Mahadev Temple|
|Devanagari||लोधेश्वर महादेव मंदिर|
|Sanskrit transliteration||लोधेश्वर महादेव मंदिर|
|Important festivals||Maha Shivaratri|
|Architectural styles||Hindu temple architecture|
Lodheshwar Mahadev Mandiris a world famous temple of Lord ShivaThe deity of Shivling worshiped in this temple is one of the rarest of the 52 Shivlings found on the Shakti Pithas across India. This ancient temple has been mentioned several times in Mahabharat.
There are several instances in Mahabharat where this ancient temple is referred to. Pandav after the Mahabharat had performed the Mahayagya at this place, a well exists even today by the name Pandav-Kup. It is said that the water of the well is having spiritual qualities and those who drink this water get cured of a number of ailments.
Walking pilgrims with Kanwar of district Kanpur ,Banda ,Jalaun and Hamirpur worship with Ganges water of Lord Shiva at Lodheshwar Mahadeva
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