Nikumbeshwar Temple, Varanasi
|Architectural style:||Hindu Temple architecture|
According to Kashi Khand, Chapter 97, Lord Shiva was narrating various Teerths (Sacred Ponds) and Shiv Lings in Kashi.Towards the South of Visweshwar Nikumbeshwar is located. This deity keeps a watchful eye in the region and blesses the devotees. Kashi Khand advises devotees to worship this deity without fail.
Legend / Local stories
How to Reach:
Nikumbeshwar is located inside Parvaty temple in the premises of Visweshwar temple at Ck.35/19. Regarding directions to reach this place, kindly refer Visweshwar temple. One point needs to be mentioned. This Ling is mentioned in the Kashi Khand towards the South of Visweshwar. Historically, Visweshwar Temple has been relocated to the present place.