Nageshwar Shiva Temple, Dwarka

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Believed to be one of 12 Jyotirlinga shrines mentioned in the ancient "Shiva Purana," Nageshwar Shiva Temple stands on the site where Shiva allegedly fought and defeated the demon Daaruka. Visible from far away, a massive 25 m (82 ft) tall statue of a sitting Shiva overlooks the serene forest landscape. Located some 16 km (10 mi) from Dwarka, the temple offers ample parking and is accessible by a regular bus service. See Nageshwar Shiva Temple and all Dwarka has to offer by arranging your trip with our Dwarka trip itinerary planning app .
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  • This is one of the most important Shiva temple in India. There are a few other temples with Shiva’s statues as large as this one. However it is the adjacent temple that makes this one so great  more »
  • Nageshwar Shiva Temple was huge. Nageshvara is one of the temples mentioned in the Shiva Purana and is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas.  more »
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