Thursday, October 13, 2011

Jwalamukhi Mata Temple:

  • Jwalamukhi Mata Temple: (102 kms) A popular center of pilgrimage for several centuries the temple of Jwalamukhi is considered among most sacred in northern India. There is no Idol in this picturesquely located temple and the flame is considered a manifestation of the Goddess. The eternal flame issues from the rock sanctum. Recognised as one of the 51 Shaktipeeths of India, Jwalamukhi Devi Temple, tended by the followers of Goraknath, is set against a cliff. The picturesque temple, built against a wooded spur, in the Indo-Sikh style, has a dome that was gilded by Mughal Emperor.

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