On a visit to Somnath you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Somnath. These places are what Somnath is all about. These must see places in Somnath will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Somnath Trust Booking Office, Near Bustop, Prabhas Patan, Gujarat 362268
06:00 am - 09:30 pm
The Somnath Temple is a very important pilgrimage site for Hindus all across the globe as it is one of the first Jyotirlinga (Representation of Lord Shiva) out of twelve. It is believed to have been established by Soma – the moon god thousands of years ago, who made it as an offering to Lord Shiva, who helped Soma get relief from a curse. Ove...
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Bhalka, Somnath, Gujarat 362265
06:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Bhalka Tirth is probably the most pious place in Somnath basically because of the stories associated with it. According to legend, thousands of years ago Lord Krishna was resting on a deerskin in the jungle at the particular spot when a tribal hunter named Jara mistook his foot to be of a deer and shot an arrow at it. Knowing that his time had ...
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Gita Mandir Road, Near Somnath, Prabhas Patan, Gujarat 362268
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Triveni Ghat holds a very important place in Hindu Mythology and history. Notable mentions about this very Ghat can be found in the Puranas and epics like Mahabharata and Ramayana. Triveni Ghat is the confluence of three holy rivers which are Hiran, Kapil and Saraswati (A legendary river mentioned in many Hindu scriptures but dried up centuries ago...
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Somnath, Prabhas Patan, Gujarat 362268
06:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Gita Mandir is also popularly referred to as Birla Mandir and is one of the most visited temples after the main Somnath temple in Somnath. It is referred to as Birla temple as it was built by the Birlas in the 1970s. The Mandir is famous for its depiction of the Bhagwat Gita, which is carved out on 18 marble pillars. The temple itself is said t...
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Prabhas Patan, Somnath
07:00 am - 07:00 pm
The Panch Pandav Gufa is a cave and small temple located near Lalghati in Somnath. The cave is dated back to ancient times but the temple was founded in 1949 by Baba Narayandas. According to legend the Pandavas sought refuge in these particular caves when Hingaj Mata appeared in front of them and promised them protection. The temple inside the cave...