There is 5 jyotirlinga in Maharashtra that attracts a lot of spiritual tourists. These jyotirlingas are among the 12 jyotirlingas of India. As per Hindu religious views, these are the must-visit temples for every person. So, the spirituality and devotion of devotees make it much interesting.
These jyotirlingas are mostly surrounded by devotees, especially during Shivratri. For lord shiva’s bhakti, many visitors come here to pray. And, they get the spiritual vibes by visiting such peaceful places.
After booking a hotel in Pune, we headed to these popular jyotirlingas of Maharashtra. These are very popular places that every tourist should visit during a religious trip to Maharashtra.
5 Jyotirlingas in Maharashtra
Triambakeshwar Jyotirlinga at Nashik
This is the most famous jyotirlinga of Maharashtra. The shiv linga of triamakeshwar temple has three faces of brahma, vishnu, and mahesh. Triambakeshwar is also an origin of the godavari river. With the divine atmosphere, devottees of lord shiva attract towards this holy place in India.
Bhimashankar Jyotirlinga in Pune, Maharashtra
This is a temple of lord shiva, which has a shiva linga known as ardhnarishwar. And, it’s also a origin of a river, bhima river. So, it’s popular as bhimashankar jyotirlinga.
There are also some other temples at the ghats of this river. Also, some devotees take holy bath at the bay of bhima river. However, safety is a must before doing so.
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Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga in Aurangabad
It lies among the most important jyotirlinga in the Hindu religion. Grishneshwar jyotirlinga has importance among all 12 jyotirlingas of India.
The timings of visiting the temple is 5:30 am to 9:30 pm.
Aundha Nagnath Jyotirlinga in Maharashtra
This temple of Lord Shiva is another jyotirlinga in Maharashtra. Many peoples consider that the Aundha nagnath temple was built by a Pandav, Yudhishthira during their exile(agyatwas). Devotees of lord shiv visit this temple to avoid the negativity in their life.
Parli Vaijnath Jyotirlinga in Maharashtra
With the divine ambiance and the touch of nature, this temple lies down to the hills near parli town. There is a saying that lord shiva was impressed by the bhakti of Ravana and gifted him this shivlinga. So, this jyotirlinga also has significance as a popular Hindu temple of lord shiva.
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Jyotirlinga in Maharashtra Map
This is the detailed map of visiting all of the famous jyotirlingas of maharashtra.
Other Famous Jyotirlinga in India
There are some other famous jyotirlingas of India which are popular among spiritual and religious tourists. Especially, Hindu devotees of lord shiva should never miss such peaceful places.
During your divine journey of spirituality, these places will definitely keep you closer to the source of this universe, Lord Shiva. Let’s have a look at other jyotirlingas in India!
- Somnath temple, Gujarat
- Mallikarjun Temple, Andhra Pradesh
- Mahakaleshwar Temple, Ujjain
- Vaidyanath Temple, Bihar
- Rameshwaram temple, Tamil Nadu
- Nageshwar Temple, Dwarka
- Vishwanath temple, Varanasi
- Kedarnath temple
- Omkareshwar temple in Madhya Pradesh
जय शिव शम्भू!
How to Reach at Jyotirlinga in Maharashtra
You can reach various jyotirlingas in Maharashtra by reaching a point that is close to all of the places. We reached Pune because it’s near to other places. However, it’s up to you to pick a place to visit at first.
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