The northern state of the country, Jammu is a precious jewel in the crown of India, bearing a history that is a class apart. Along with its snow clad mountain tops and enchanting valleys, it also offers a series of eclectic charming temples that are a treat to visit. All the temples in Jammu bear a rich history and created by the finest craftsmen in stunning locations and spiritual aura radiated by these glorious temples. The designs are extremely exquisite which cannot be seen anywhere else. Each temple here will either take you back in past or leave you awe-struck with the numerous mythological incidents. Nevertheless, your visit to these temples will be a memorable one.
This is one of the most well known temples which is popular for its large number of devotees that flock around every year to experience the serene beauty. Being constructed by Raja Ranbir Singh, a devotee of Lord Shiva, this temple boasts a strong history. It follows a structure where specific days are maintained for worshiping Lord Shiva. Being located opposite to Jammu and Kashmir Civil Secretariat, the temple boasts the presence of twelve crystal ‘lingams’. These are created at a height of 12 to 18 inches.