Bhagsunath Temple, McLeod Ganj

3.6
#1 of 15 in Historic Sites in Dharamsala
Religious Site · Tourist Spot
Soak up the peaceful atmosphere at Bhagsunath Temple, a medieval shrine respected by the Hindu and Gorkha communities alike. Take a dip in one of the two pools, famed for their healing qualities; legend has it that King Bhagsu angered the snake god, Nag Devta, by stealing water from the nearby sacred lake to create the pools. King Bhagsu then built the temple, hoping for forgiveness. Enjoy the tranquil surroundings while learning about the interesting legends behind this small temple. Bhagsunath Temple is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , world travel planner Edition.
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  • The temple is beautiful and one of the main tourists hotspot, surrounded by lots of shops where you bring variety of souvenir.  more »
  • Dharamshala is a full package of places to enjoy with family. Started is bhagsu temple, bhagsu water fall, church, triund, hpca stadium, war memorial park etc. Lots of places to enjoy with...  more »
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  • Beautiful temple. You can find many temples nearby. There is a shopping area where you can buy earrings , woolen clothes and other stuffs. Must try momos nearby.
  • Good temple .... Worth visiting ..... Trek for water fall will start from here ..... Place to not to be missed.
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