Shukartal is a famous Hindu holy place situated on the bank of River Ganges
, 30 km away from Muzaffarnagar
. It was at this place Maharishi Sukdev narrated the Bhagavad Gita
to Raja Parikshat, the son of Abhimanyu
. A temple was built near the banyan tree under which Maharishi Sukdev is believed to have narrated the story.