Vidhyeshwar Temple, Varanasi
|Architectural style:||Dravidian architecture|
According to Kashi Khand, Chapter 97, this temple is located somewhere to the eastern side of Chandreshwar. Those who worship Vidhyeshwar Ling are successful in their scholarly pursuits. It is believed that students who prepare for exams etc. worship this Ling before going to examination hall.
Legend / Local stories
How to Reach:
The temple is located at House No. Ck.2/41 B, Siddheshwari, Chowk Varanasi. Vidhyeshwar Ling is located below the ground level where the devotee will have to descend through the stairs. One can travel upto Chowk by Cycle Rickshaw and walk to this place via Sankata Devi Temple (famous landmark). Alternatively, devotees can approach the place by boat upto Scindia Ghat and climb up the stairs.