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Sankat Mochan Temple

संकट मोचन मंदिर - शिमला से 6-7 किलोमीटर की दुरी पर स्थित यह मंदिर हनुमान जी को समर्पित है। इस मंदिर का निर्माण कार्य वर्ष 1966 में पूरा हुआ था।

It is a very famous temple, dedicated to Lord Hanuman. Sankat Mochan Temple is located at an around 5 Km of distance from the Shimla. Around the year of 1950’s, Baba Neeb Karori Ji Maharaja visited this extraordinary place and he has discovered an appropriate place for meditation. Following the 10 days of stay, he wished that a Lord Hanuman temple should be constructed here.

His faithful followers have fulfilled this wish (Governor of Himachal Pradesh and Bhagvan Sahai had taken up this task). Various green trees encompass this place. You will get a peaceful experience here. This temple is the second popular Hanuman temple after the Jakhu Temple in Shimla. You will find idols of Lord Shiva, Rama, and Ganesha. This place provides various facilities to people and it includes one three-storey building, used for multiple purposes. Each Sunday, this building’s huge hall used for Prasad distribution, called as Langar.

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