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About Dhansar Temple

Dhansar Temple has a history related to Lord Shiv Ji. Dhansar was the son of Vasudev who was the human form of Lord Shiv Ji. He gave up his serpent form and took the human form. At the same time, there was a demon that lived near the Karua Lake. He tortured the innocent people of the village. The residents of the village came to Baba Dhansar to seek his help. To this plea of the villagers, Baba Dhansar requested Lord Shiv to help the people. Shiv Ji killed the demon and rescued the people from his atrocities. Since then the site is worshiped as the temple of Baba Dhansar. The statue of Shiv Ji known as Shiv Linga is placed in the temple. The Karua Lake is sacred, and bathing in this lake is prohibited. It is believed that if you take a bath in this holy lake with a true heart, all your desires will be fulfilled. A number of festivals are celebrated with respect and enthusiasm. The festival of Mahashivratri is celebrated at a grand level. A wrestling championship is organised in the temple. Dhansar temple has amazing landscapes and scenic beauty.

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  • Best Time to Visit Morning, Afternoon, Evening
  • Facilities Food Stalls, Washrooms
  • Recommended Hours Min. 1 hour
  • Best Visited With Group, Solo, Couple, Family
  • Not Allowed Footwear
  • Allowed Camera, Video

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