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Mahakaleshwar Temple

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Address: Kalanaur Town, Gurdaspur, India

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A unique temple

This temple is unique as shivalingam in the temple is not upright but pretty much horizontal. It was not very busy when I visited. Worth a visit if you are in the area.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This temple is unique as shivalingam in the temple is not upright but pretty much horizontal. It was not very busy when I visited. Worth a visit if you are in the area.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

a big Shivratri fair is held every year in the Mahakaleshwar temple on Shivratri day when a large number of devotees gather here to celebrate the festival of Shivratri.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2014 via mobile

The Mahakaleshwar Shiva Temple is a hidden delight. One of the rare temples where Shiva lingham is sleeping. This is the first time I have seen this. The temple itself is very spiritual. The priest was welcoming and helped each of us do a puja and abhishekham - offering water to the lingham I had heard of this temple and... More 

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