Trip Planner:   Asia  /  India  /  Uttarakhand  /  Kausani  /  Religious Sites  /  Baijnath Temple
Baijnath Temple, Kausani
(4.3/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web)
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.
Create a full Kausani itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Kausani

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Kausani by other users

3 days in Kausani BY A USER FROM INDIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Kausani BY A USER FROM INDIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Kausani BY A USER FROM INDIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Nainital & Kausani BY A USER FROM INDIA December, relaxing, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: December, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 5 days in Kausani BY A USER FROM INDIA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 35 days in Uttarakhand BY A USER FROM GERMANY December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Uttarakhand BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Kausani BY A USER FROM INDIA November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Kausani BY A USER FROM INDIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • We visited the Baijnath Temple complex enroute Kausani during our Oct'2014 Kumaon Tour. well, It tells a lot about the rock-cut temple construction methods of 1100 to 1500 A.D.Best time of the day to ...  more »
  • We had heard about this huge 90 KG stone lying in the lawn of temple. Also heard stories about no one being able to lift it. but it can be lifted with 9 fingers.me being a rational thought it is one m...  more »
  • Beautiful stone temple of Shiva and Parvati built on the banks of a small river with an attached barriage. 
Google
  • 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 .