Constructed by the King of Nepal in the year 1876 Vikram Samvat
, Shri Pashupatinath Temple of Haridwar
enshrines a five faced statue of Pashupatinath on the top of which there is a cover made of 1.25 lakh Rudraksh seeds. Built in Rajasthani style, the temple is located inside the Shravannath Monastery at the fruit market crossing of
. The statue of Nandi
is placed in front of the temple. There are two big bells, brought from Nepal, hanging in front of the temple on either side. A huge exhibition is held every year on the day of Janmashtami
. It also houses a huge, old library. Nearby is a beautiful temple of Pataleswar Mahadev.