BIJLI-MAHADEV

AT A GLANCE

Devta Name/Local Name/Vedic Name Bijli Mahadev
Type (Rishi, Nag, etc) Shiv
Powering Divinity (Jogini) Jogni
Associated Devtas Kavri-Varabhari
Annual Fair (attended by which other deity) Vaishakh-Sawan-SHoj-Bhadon (four months) Naag Mata Chogasna-Chhamani Devta-Bhagasidh-Pini
Dussehra Participation/Place Kullu


QUICK FACTS

Location Distance from Kullu Directions Stay Options Key Contact
Mathan 32 km Kullu-Ramsheela-Dharath-Bijli Mahadev (3Km On Foot) Bijli Mahadev
Saray
Amar Nath (Kardar) 2. Dinu(Goor)
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HIGHLIGHTS

Nag is brother, Parvati of Chong (?) is wife, Bhaga Sidh of Pini is sister. Kahika is celebrated every three years. Travels to Manikaran and Dashohar on pilgrimage. There is a Shivling (pindi) which is destroyed by lightening and then the pujari collects the pieces and joins them with butter and the pindi comes back to its earlier shape and style. Rath is slanting with Mohras. The Devta lost 874.7 bigha land at the time of implementation of tenancy laws.