Trips and Itineraries for Patal Bhuvaneshwar
Majestic town- Pithoragarh
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About Patal Bhuvaneshwar
How to Reach: 14 kms from Gangolihat in Pithoragarh District. Motorable roads stops half a kilometer before.Mythology: The cave is mentioned in Manas Khand of Skand Puran and is said to be created during the creation of universe by Brahma. It is also believed that water from shivalingas of all four dhams reaches the cave and creates miniature formations of them. All of 33 koti (ten million) of gods are inscribed through natural formations in this limestone cave. The way inside is guided through metal chains, and it is well lit. The pandavas are also said to have visited it during their exile, and Adi Shanakaracharya established the current temple site.