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Baijnath Temple, Kausani
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Dedicated to Lord Shiva, Baijnath Temple features awe-inspiring stone-slab towers built in the 13th century. You'll see many exquisitely carved stone figures here, including a grey schist sculpture of Parvati, Hindu goddess of fertility. Before you head to Kausani, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Kausani holiday planner, to make sure you see all that Kausani has to offer, including Baijnath Temple.
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  • a must see place.a 9th century temple, well maintained.Not very crowded, can have darshan easily.One of the temple tower is leaning. 
  • This place is 20 kms from Kausani and very easy to reach. Its a complex of 8-10 ancient temples. unfortunately most of the temples are empty with no idol inside. I guess these extremely rare idols wer...  more »
  • Very old temple made by stone, located beside a small river. A dam on the river created a pond which is full of fishes. Very clean, calm and quite place. One can visit this place from Kausani. One can...  more »
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  • Baijnath (anothet name of Lord Shiva) enshrines here. Temple of Devi Parvati (Idols of Devi Parvati made-up of streak plate) staying here.
  • Baijnath temple or Vaidhyanath temple is group of ancient hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva and beautiful piece of architect constructed in 09th-10th century. The group of temple is alongside Gomati river. Conserved species of Mahaseer can be seen near the temple. A beautiful view of Himalaya can also be seen from here.
  • As the myth goes, this black round stone can only be lifted by 9 persons with their index finger, chanting Namo Shivay.
  • My holy pilgrimage of Baijnath Temple on 1988 and 1994 and 2005 with Ajit Ghosh , Mahdev Haldar , Bachu Ghatak , Bhajan Ganguly , Tribhanga Ganguly , Dilip Mondal , Ajit Maji, Tapati Roy , Anima Mondal , Biman Acharya and other religious person .
  • It's one of the ancient temples around the world , the amazingly done artistic work , all built by the early peoples without any modern equipment , such an wonderful architecture work could be seen out here in the holy place of lord Shiva , It's in the bank of river Gomti , a lot of epic story's are related to this holy place , visitor's come around to visit this iconic beauty of ancient period from all over the world .