Sankat Mochan Temple, Shimla

4.5
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Other
Enjoy the meditative atmosphere at Sankat Mochan Temple. Set against the backdrop of emerald-green hills, the picturesque temple complex dedicated to Lord Hanuman attracts pilgrims and tourists alike. Admire the meticulously decorated facades before heading for the main hall where you'll be offered prasad. The huge terrace offers panoramic views of the valley. The temple was built in 1966 on the initiative of Baba Neeb Karori Ji Maharaj--who also has a small temple here dedicated to him--and his followers. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Sankat Mochan Temple by using our Shimla online driving holiday planner.
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  • This is the second temple in Shimla dedicated to Hanumanji.. It is less crowded as this is slightly far from Shimla town.. Divine and very peaceful !!!  more »
  • A visit to this Temple was included in our tour of Shimla. It is an interesting complex, dating to 1950, and established on the initiative of Baba Neeb Karori Ji Maharaj, a noted Hindu religious man.....  more »
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  • On 3 Feb 2019 I visited this beautiful temple, very neet and clean place, a big and peaceful temple, a lot of monkeys are there to welcome you beware of them. For children there are many free rides ( Jhule) Nice place to visit surrounded by mountains.
  • Beautiful Temple with great architecture. A photogenic place with mind blowing view at night of the Shimla mountains.
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