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Somnath Temple History In English

Considered to be one of the most revered and sacred temples in India. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, Somnath Mahadev Temple is one of the 12 famous Jyotirlinga temples and is one of the oldest pilgrimage sites in Gujarat. The word ‘Somnath’ means ‘Lord of the Moon Lord’, referring to Lord Shiva as he is known… Read More »

Siddhanath Mahadev Olpad Surat Temple History

Once in ancient times robbers came after seeing Siddhanath Mahadev temple. It occurred to the robbers that there would be gold, silver, treasure etc. under the Shivling of the temple built by the king. So the robbers stomped on the Shivlinga and inflicted many wounds on it with a hammer and an axe. So the… Read More »