Angyari Mahadev Temple is a Hindu temple completely dedicated to Lord Shiva. This temple is situated on the border of Chamoli and Bageshwar district of the Indian state of Uttarakhand. Angyari Mahadev Temple is located in Gwaldam area of Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. Uttarakhand is also called Devbhoomi.
Pilgrims can reach here via Talwadi, Gwaldam or Gairsain. Many pilgrims come here in the month of Sawan, mainly people from the local villages.
Angyari Mahadev Temple is situated at Gwaldam in the dense forest of Uttarakhand. This sacred temple is a sacred and important place for the people of the nearby villages. Many devotees of Lord Shiva and trekking enthusiasts also come here to see the wonderful form of Lord Shiva in this temple.
Pilgrims have to trek for 4-5 km to reach Angyari Mahadev Temple. Mostly the path leading up to the temple of Lord Shiva is difficult, thus the pilgrims have to face some difficulty on their way to this holy temple in Uttarakhand. Usually the route to Lord Shiva's temple is difficult and inaccessible or the pilgrims have to climb steep peaks but the route to Angyari Mahadev Temple is very different, the pilgrims have to climb a 2 km steep climb, then a straight path, then 1 km more Then half a kilometer down the valley.
The path to this temple is very slippery and passes through the dense oak forests of Burans. The place remains cool in every month of the year. Beautiful greenery is seen here in the month of Sawan.
A large number of pilgrims visit the Angyari Mahadev Temple during the month of Sawan. The month of Sawan is the best time to visit this place as you can see the beautiful greenery of the place and people from some local villages also come here to visit Angyari Mahadev.
Angyari Mahadev Temple is famous for many things like the temples there, Lord Shiva's temple, trekking, hiking, offbeat, pilgrimage, view, its history, the surrounding is a treat to the eyes and many more.
Legends say that Maharishi Angyari did penance to Lord Shiva here, which pleased Lord Shiva and appeared to Maharishi Angyari here. It is also said that the rivers Ganga, Gomti and Bhagirathi also descended here at that time. River Ganga and river Bhagirathi gradually disappeared with time, but some parts of river Gomti are still present here.
Angyari Mahadev Temple is in two parts, the main temple is located above the foot path and the other part of the temple is located below the foot path, there is a water source nearby, which is flowing continuously for years, the water of this river comes on this river. Is. Shivling. It is also said that whoever comes here with a true heart in the month of Sawan, his every wish is fulfilled.