Tarkeshwar Mahadev, Lansdowne

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  • Address: Tarkeshwar Road, Malara Bara, Uttarakhand 246155, Lansdowne, India
  • Phone: +91-8439466463
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids
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About Tarkeshwar Mahadev, Lansdowne

Located at a distance of about 38 kilometers from the main town of Lansdowne, the Tarkeshwar Mahadev Temple is one of the best places to visit in this scenic hill station. The temple is at a height of about 1800 meters and is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Many sages around India visit this temple, thanks to its perfect location. The Deonar trees and less touristy activity make a great setting for meditation. The name gets it’s name from demon Tarkeshwar who worshipped Lord Shiva for a boon at this particular spot. The temple is bustling with devotees from Lansdowne and nearby areas during Mahashivratri, a festival dedicated to Lord Shiva.

Tarkeshwar Mahadev Information

  • Remove footwear while entering the temple.
  • Respect local culture and traditions.
  • Dress modestly

How To reach Tarkeshwar Mahadev by Public Transport

  • Hired taxis or cars.

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Tarkeshwar Mahadev, Lansdowne Reviews

  • Beautiful and peaceful place with century old Deodar trees. Temple is believed to be very ancient. This temple is down the hill, its usually too cold at this place. Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Shiva's son Kartikey killed demon Tarka.

  • The abode of Lord Tarkeshwar, in the deep and thick the cedar forest is just amazing. You need around 1 and half hours in total from lansdowne to visit this place. But once you reach there you will love walking though the the thick cedar forest. Infact the landscape in between is eye catching. It's a must visit place if you ever visit Landsdowne.

  • Mist visit place during your Lansdowne trip. It's a holy place n lord Shiva Temple in the serene n beautiful devadar jangal

  • Awesome place, soothing environment, peace everywhere (except fair time).. Must visit place in Landsdowne

  • Best place near Lansdowne

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