Tungnath Temple. 3 kms from city center.Tungnath temple, one among the five of Panch Kedar pilgrimages and the highest altitude temple dedicated to lord Shiva, is situated on the lap of Chandrashila peak in Chamoli district of Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand 3,680 meters above the sea level. Bearing the religious significance, Tungnath temple is one of the most visited pilgrimages of India. Arm of lord Shiva is worshipped in Tungnath temple. Legend of Panch Kedar states about its origin. Tungnath temple resembles the Kedarnath temple, Madhyamaheshwar temple and temples at Guptakashi, built in North Indian temple architecture. The idol of lord Shiva or the Shivalinga in Tungnath is 0.3 meters high tilted black rock resembling arm (bahu) of lord Shiva.