Bageshwar is a town located in Bageshwar district in Uttarakhand, at the confluence of Sarju and Gomti Rivers Situated at the confluence of rivers Saryu, Gomti and latent Bhagirathi, lies the holy township of Bageshwar; also revered as the pious land associated with Lord Sadashiva, the redeemer of all sins. As the puranas state, this undoubtedly is a place capable of liberating one from the eternal bondage of births & deaths. With the east and west flanked by the Bhileswar and Nileshwar mountains and surrounded by Suraj Kund in the north and Agni Kund in the south, this land of Lord Shankar is of great religious, historic and political significance. Bageshwar is known for its scenic beauty, Glaciers, Rivers and Temples.
The Bagnath Temple in the middle of the town of Bageshwar derives its name from the incident of the celebrated sage Markandeya being visited Lord Shiva in the form of a tiger.0 kms from Bageshwar
Situated at the confluence of three rivers, namely, Saryu, Gomti and latent Bhagirathi, lies the holy township of Bageshwar, which is also revered to as the pious land associated with Lord Sadashiva, said to be the redeemer of all sins. If we wre to believe the puranas, this undoubtedly is a place capable of liberating one from the eternal bondage of births & deaths. With the east and west sides of the town being flanked by the Bhileswar and Nileshwar mountains, and surrounded by the Suraj Kund in the north and the Agni Kund in the south, this land of Lord Shankar is of great religious, historic and political significance.
Baijnath is a small temple town which was once the capital of Katyuri dynasty. The Baijnath Temple was constructed during the 12th century and as per the legend Lord Shiva and Parvati were married here at the confluence of River Garur Ganga and River Gomti.
Best Time To Visit Bageshwar
Best months to visit this place are from October-May.
HOW TO REACH BAGESHWAR
Among many other places to visit in Uttarakhand,Bageshwar is the one that must not be skipped.Bageshwar is well connected to other major cities of the country via regular buses.There are no regular trains from other major cities to Bageshwar. Nearest train station is Kathgodam.Instead of Bageshwar you can a get flight to Dehra Dun Airport on regular basis.
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