Shiva Temple, Gulmarg

Shiva Temple - A Quick Overview


Address: Gulmarg Road, Gulmarg, Jammu and Kashmir 193403

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Time Required: 01:00 Hrs

Timings: 06:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

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About Shiva Temple, Gulmarg

One of the few remnants from the Dogra Dynasty which is hard to miss from anywhere in Gulmarg, the temple was built by Maharani Mohini Bai Sisodhia, wife of Maharaja Hari Singh. The Queen was known to visit the temple everyday to pray to Lord Shiva.

However, the interesting part of the temple is the Priest who even though is a Muslim by religion, quotes both the Holy Quran and the Bhagvad Geeta. He took up the responsibility of the temple after the natives fled from the area during Militancy. A truly spiritual and human journey awaits its visitors at the temple.

Visit the temple and walk around the area later to take in its beautiful location and peaceful vibe.

Shiva Temple Information

  • Do remove your shoes outside the temple. It is customary.

How To reach Shiva Temple by Public Transport

  • Take a Taxi to reach the place.
  • If you are staying close to the Gulmarg market, walk to the temple.

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Shiva Temple, Gulmarg Reviews

  • Situated in the beautiful valley of Gulmarg Kashmir - this ancient temple represent the rich culture and religious practices of inhabitants of the place from thousands and thousands of years. People change but God remain - One and same.

  • It is the nice place (jay jay shive shankar , kata lage na kankar) song is shooted here at this shiv Mandir.

  • Lovely location....beautiful atmosphere... Absolute peace and tranquillity prevail here

  • Amazing location,feel free & Relax,Pretty excellent Temple good for Prayers..........&........blessings..

  • Historical Temple, built by wife of Maharaja Shri Hari Singh ji in 1915.

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