Dehradun Tapkeshwar Mahadev Mandir Story And Tapkeshwar Mela

Lord Shiva has many form and name, and devotees all around the world worship him in different ways. If you too are one of the sencier devotees of loard shiva, and if you are in Dehradun, then you have to visit the famous Tapkeshwar mandir ro Tapkeshwar Temple. There is not a single person in Dehradun who worship shivshambhu and have not visit the Tapkeshwar Mahadev mandir.

This temple has a great significance and is considered as one of the famous temples in Uttarakhand. Not only form state, but people from all over the country come to take the blessing of Tapkeshwar tample.

Dehradun Tapkeshwar Mahadev Mandir Story And Tapkeshwar Mela

The Tapkeshwar Mahadev temple that is situated in Garhi cant (Tapkeshwar) is one of the famous places in Dehradun. Each year thousands of devotees come to this holy temple specially in the month of shravan and in shiv ratri.

Tapkeshwar mahadev mandi

Tapkeshwar temple / Tapkeshwar Mahadev Mandir Address:
Tapkeshwar Colony, near Garhi cant Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248001
Tapkeshwar temple / Tapkeshwar Mahadev Mandir contact no. not available
Tapkeshwar temple / Tapkeshwar Mahadev Mandir Timings

Tapkeshwar temple  opening time : 9 Am

Tapkeshwar temple  closing time: 5:30 PM

Tapkeshwar temple / Tapkeshwar Mahadev Mandir  ticket price 2019 

There is no entry fee.

Tapkeshwar temple / Tapkeshwar Mahadev Mandir  car and bike parking ticket price 2019

parking is free of cost for the temple.

Tapkeshwar temple

Tapkeshwar Mahadev Mandir Story

There are many story behind this temple like, it is said that loard shiva aggrred to reside here in the form of linga on the request of ancient devotee sages. Also, it is said that the Guru of pandavas and kauravas Dronacharya use to mediated in the cave situated here.

But the most famous story is that of Ashawathama. In his childhood when due to poverty Ashawathama did not get milk, then he meditated and prayed to shiva in the cave here. Delighted with his prayers, lord shiva made the river of milk flow through the cave. Since then the drops of milk keep falling on the shiv linga, over times the milk turned into water and still drips on the shiv linga.

Tapkeshwar temple story

Tapkeshwar Mela

Every shiv ratri a mela or fair is organised around the Tapkehwar temple. It is one of the famous fair in the country and people from different parts of the country come to celebrate this epic mela.

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