NEELKANTH MAHADEV

Nilkanth Mahadev

AT A GLANCE

Devta Name/Local Name/Vedic Name Nilkanth Mahadev/ Nilkanth Mahadev/ Nilkanth Mahadev
Type (Rishi, Nag, etc) Shiv
Powering Divinity (Jogini) Mahamai
Associated Devtas Narayan, Jogni, Vir, Thaan, Mahamai, Chatu devata, Patal, Tuki Kabir
Annual Fair (attended by which other deity) Jetha Virshu, Kapoo, Chacholi, Shahadi Jach, Vaisakhi, deokhel, Janamshtmi, Shavanhi jach, Dashahra, Bhauti, Phagli, Shivratri, Vishnu Sajla, Jamlu Solang and others
Dussehra Participation/Place Kullu


QUICK FACTS

Location Distance from Kullu Directions Stay Options Key Contact
Bran, Gram Panchayat Bran 28 km Kullu-Bran Home Stays at Bran Hoshiyar Chand, Kardar
Pritam Chand, Kardar 9736223140




HIGHLIGHTS

If a person sleeps in the temple near the devta his bed changes the directions during the night. Old style temple with wood and stone. Renovated in 1983. Rath is standing/straight. 8 Mohras. Main Mohra is of Neelkanth Mahadev. Kheer (in July/August) and Khichdi (January/February) is organised.