The Jalmagna Shivlinga is a natural Shivling near the Gangotri temple, which is immersed in water in the middle of the holy Ganges (Bhagirathi) river. After the water level of the river decreases, it visible the natural Shivlinga. During the visit to Gangotri, you can darshan of the Jalmagna Shivlinga. With the advent of Goddess Ganga on earth, this Shivling has a mythological connection. According to mythology, when the Goddess Ganga came to earth from heaven, so at this place, their his sharp stream, Lord Shiva has imprisoned in his hair. It is the center of attraction in Gangotri..
The nearest airport to Gangotri is Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun, which is about 268 km away from Gangotri.
The nearest railway station of Gangotri is Dehradun, which is about 242 km away from Gangotri.
Jalmagna Shivlinga is located near to the Gangotri Temple.