At Shirad Shahapur village of Aundha Nagnath taluka place falls one of the most historical temples of Jain community. There exists statue of Lord Mallinath which is about 300 years old. There is legendary story of establishment of this temple. Years back the idol was placed at Ardhapur. Bhattarak shree Premanand once saw this idol […]
Hingoli is a small district located in the Marathwada region of Maharashtra, India. The district is well known for its beautiful temples that attract devotees from all over the country. Hingoli has a rich cultural and spiritual heritage that is reflected in its ancient temples and religious sites. The temples in Hingoli offer a unique blend of historical and cultural significance that is sure to leave an impression on anyone who visits them.
One of the most famous temples is the Aundha Nagnath Temple. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is said to be one of the twelve Jyotirlingas in India. The temple is located on the banks of the river Godavari and is surrounded by lush green forests. Another popular temple in Hingoli is the Tulja Bhavani Temple. This temple is dedicated to the Hindu goddess Tulja Bhavani, who is believed to be an incarnation of the goddess Durga. The temple has a unique architecture and is a popular destination for both locals and tourists.
Apart from these two temples, Hingoli is also home to several other important temples. The Kaleshwara Temple, the Mukundraj Swami Temple, and the Gajanan Maharaj Temple are some of the other popular temples in the district. These temples are known for their unique architecture, intricate carvings, and beautiful surroundings.
In addition to its religious significance, Hingoli also has a rich history and cultural heritage. The district is known for its traditional crafts such as pottery, weaving, and embroidery. The people of Hingoli are warm and hospitable, and visitors to the district are sure to have a memorable experience.
Sant Namdev Temple, Hingoli
Narsi village in the district is birth place of saint shree Namdev. The saint was born in 1270 and his full name is Namdev Damaji Relekar. Population of the village is around 8000 and it is between Hingoli and Risod. Every year a fair is arranged in memory of the saint. The state government has […]
Aundha Nagnath Temple, Hingoli
Aundha Nagnath Temple (Marathi औंढा नागनाथ मंदिर) is an ancient Shiva temple, 8th Jyotirlinga, located at Aundha Nagnath in Hingoli district of Maharashtra, India. Aundha Nagnath (Nageshwaram) is supposed to be the eighth of the twelve jyotirlingas in India, an important place of pilgrimage.The present temple is said to have been built by the Seuna (Yadava) dynasty and dates to 13th century. The first temple is said […]