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Hindu Temples to explore in Mandi


The district has mythological and historical significance. It is referred to as Chhoti Kashi as there are many ancient temples in the city and on the banks of river Beas.

Parashar Lake temple
Parashar Lake templeParashar Lake, D.P.F. Parashar Dhar, Himachal Pradesh 175005

The lake is located at a height of 2730 m above sea level. With deep blue waters, the lake is held sacred to the sage Prashar and he is regarded to have meditated there. Surrounded by snow-capped peaks and looking down on the fast flowing river Beas. This wooden temple has a pagoda style of architecture with intricate carvings of animals and serpents. As legend states, it is made of deodar wood. The region has emerged as a popular tourist destination besides being a pilgrimage site.

Map of Hindu Temples to explore in Mandi