Dandeshwar Temple In Jageshwar Uttarakhand


Dandeshwar Temple is a famous temple located in Jageshwar of Almora district. This holy temple is known for its various styles. This temple has been protected by the Archaeological Survey of India from the 13th century. Dandeshwar Temple is located slightly above the Jangeshwar temple complex. This temple is surrounded by dense forests of deodar. It is believed that Lord Shiva lives in this temple with his Gan, which protects this area. Within the temple is the natural Shivling. There are two sculptures in front of the temple, which represent the temple's protectors. There is also a statue of Lord Shiva and other gods and goddesses in the temple during the 18th century. This temple has a great religious significance. Dandeshwar Temple is one of the major religious sites of Jageshwar, which attracts the pilgrims coming here very much.


How To Reach :-

By Air

The nearest airport to Jageshwar is Pantnagar Airport, which is about 149 km from Jageshwar.

By Rail

The nearest railway station of Jageshwar is Kathgodam railway station, which is about 116 km from Jageshwar.

By Road

Dandeshwar Temple is situated slightly above the Jageshwar temple complex, which is about 2 km away from the Jageshwar.

Best Time To Visit :-

The journey of Dandeshwar Temple can be done throughout the year, but the best time to visit here is between the months of October to April. Travelling here in these months is the best and enjoyable. During the winter season, the weather of here is cold. Due to snowfall on the surrounding hills in the winter season, the temperature of here goes down very much. Due to heavy rains in the rainy season, it is a bit difficult to travel of here because of heavy rains threatening landslides.

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