Who built Grishneshwar Temple?
The temple was re-constructed by Maloji Bhosale of Verul, (grandfather of Shivaji) in the 16th century and later again by queen Ahilyabai Holkar in the 18th century.
When was Grishneshwar temple built?
The temple, which is believed to have been built in the 13th century, was repeatedly destroyed and rebuilt during the reign of the Mughals, and was rebuilt in its present form in the 18th century….Grishneshwar Temple, Aurangabad Information.
|Location||Verul, Aurangabad District|
|Still Cameras, Video Cameras, Mobile Phones||Not allowed inside the temple|
How many Jyotirlings are there in Aurangabad?
A kilometer long walk away from Ellora caves, the 18th century temple of one of the five Jyothirlingas of Lord Shiva in Maharashtra and 12 of that in India, holds great gathers much significance from its visitors.
How do I get to Grishneshwar Temple?
By Train. Nearest Railway station is Aurangabad, which is not in the main route. Nearest major Railway Station is Manmad at distance of 140 km. Railway stations near Grishneshwar are:Aurangabad (AWB) 22 km from Grishneshwar, Manmad Junction (MMR) 86 km from Grishneshwar.
Is there any dress code for Grishneshwar Temple?
over a year ago. men are reqd to enter inner Santorum of the temple( where linga is) bare chested ….so the security guards make men remove shirts and upper inner garments. For women theres no dress code per se, saris, salwar kameez n even jeans are allowed.
How many jyotirlinga are there in Maharashtra?
The five Jyotirlingas of Maharashtra are Aundha Nagnath, Bhimashankar, Ghrishneshwar, Parali Vajinath, and Trimbakeshwar.
How do I get from Grishneshwar to trimbakeshwar?
Trimbakeshwar is located around 173 KM away from Grishneshwar so if you travel at the consistent speed of 50 KM per hour you can reach Grishneshwar in 4 hours and 6 minutes. Your Grishneshwar travel time may vary due to your bus speed, train speed or depending upon the vehicle you use.