Takteshwar Temple, Bhavnagar


The Takteshwar temple of Gujarat is situated on a hill top in Bhavnagarh.Takteshwar temple, Bhavnagar is one of the oldest temples of the Gujarat state. The landscape around the Takteshwar temple in Gujarat is quiet breath taking. When you look in the down town from this historic Takteshwar temple, Bhavnagar you will be amazed to see the entire cityscape all the way to the seacoast of the Gulf of Cambay.

The Takteshwar temple, Bhavnagar is a holy temple of the Hindus dedicated to three eyed Lord Shiva, who is considered to be the destroyer in the Hindu 'Holy Trinity' of the creator, preserver and destroyer, as per the Hindu mythology.

The Takteshwar temple at Gujarat set on a small hill-top, was constructed in the memory of late Maharaja Takhtasinhji, the popular maharaja of Bhavnagar, Gujarat. The Takteshwar temple, Bhavnagar is in fact a major tourist attraction in the city of Bhavnagar, The Gujarat Takteshwar temple witnesses thousands of tourists and devout from various corners of Gujarat specially during Shivratri or any other special occasion according to the Hindu calender.

The Takteshwar temple of Gujarat will provide you the panoramic view of the whole city from its hilltop and is worth visiting. Takteshwar temple, Bhavnagar is said to be constructed by the royal family of Bhavnagar who resided in the place few hundreds of years ago. Every year more than thousands of people climb to this hilly temple of Takteshwar to pay their homage and get blessings from Lord Shiva.



Last Updated on : 30 September 2011