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Beneshwar Dham - Things to Know Before Visiting

Beneshwar Dham, Sakar Khaiya, Rajasthan 314022

Hindu Temples

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About Beneshwar Dham

Beneshwar Temple, mainly famous for housing the revered Swayambhu or self-created Shiv Linga, is located on the delta formed by the confluence of Som and Mahi rivers. It stands on five feet high stone and is split into five parts. Make a point to visit the Vishu temple, which is located quite close to Beneshwar temple. The Vishnu temple was constructed in 1793 A.D.

Attractions Near Beneshwar Dham

Maa Tripura Sundri Temple
Maa Tripura Sundri Temple32.53km from Beneshwar Dham

Famous temple in Banswara. Situated atop a small hillock, the temple has a square type sanctum of the typical Bengali-hut style construction with a conical dome. It is believed that this temple was built before Samrat Kanishka, who rule here.

Arthuna Group Of Temples
Arthuna Group Of Temples35.48km from Beneshwar Dham

The temples found here are split into several complexes and those light upon the religious beliefs of their rulers. The structures here exhibit a mixture of Shaivism,Jainism and Vaishnavism.In 1954 the archaeological survey of India began excavations and found out several temple existences here.

Devsomnath Temple
Devsomnath Temple37.06km from Beneshwar Dham

Dev Somnath Temple is the only temple in the whole world that is made of only stone, without any kind of packing material like sand, lime, etc. It is located on the banks of the Som River in the Dev Village. Built-in the 12th century A.D. by the Sompuras, this three-story structure is standing on 150 pillars with each pillar displaying the Takshan style. The pillars are made of stone and have several unclear writings on it.

Mandareshwar Temple
Mandareshwar Temple39.28km from Beneshwar Dham

An ancient temple situated n Banswara which was built in 12th century AD.

Kagdi Pick Up Weir
Kagdi Pick Up Weir39.73km from Beneshwar Dham

Kagdi Pick Up Weir, located 3 km away from Ratlam road, is one of the major tourist attractions in Banswara. This tourist attraction features beautiful gardens, fountains and water stretching over the vast land.

Juna Mahal, Dungarpur
Juna Mahal, Dungarpur48.57km from Beneshwar Dham

The initial structure of this seven-storeyed edifice was built in the 13th century, while the additional rooms, wings, floors, courtyards, and fortifications were added through the years by the successive rulers. Current status of the Juna Mahal's architecture is completely in ruins due to lack of consistency maintenance.

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The district Dungarpur is named after 'the town of hillocks' and the capital of the former princely state of Dungarpur.