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Nakuleshwar Temple

Modeled on the stylistic pattern of Khajuraho, Nakuleshwar Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. It has 38 stone images of Lord Shiva, Parvati, Uma-Vasudev, Navagraha, Surya, Mahishasurmardini, Lord Vaman, Kurma, and Narasimha. The name of the temple is derived from a combination of two words: Nakul meaning the Himalayas and Ishwar meaning God. The temple is situated two km away from the village of Shiling.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Pithoragarh

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