Kamru Nag Temple

Kamru Nag Temple

  • Mandi
  • Himachal Pradesh
  • India

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Kamru Nag Temple, Mandi Overview

Kamru Nag Temple or Kamrunag Temple is a famous temple in Mandi district of Himachal Pradesh. It is dedicated to Lord Kamrunag, the local guardian deity of the region who is also worshiped as the rain god. It is located next to the lake with the same name and is beckoned by the jaw-dropping exquisite Himalayan foothills.

It Is Known For:-
1)    Kamrunag Temple is the frequented temple in Mandi and is dedicated to Lord Kamrunag. He is regarded as the guardian deity and also worshiped as the rain god.

2)    This temple has an interesting tale. According to mythology, Kauravas worshiped him and wanted him to participate in the war from their side.

3)    Lord Kamrunag requested Lord Krishna to allow him for participating in the war of Mahabharata from the side of Kauravas. He was sure that if Kamrunag participated in the war, the truth will never triumph.

4)    Lord Kamrunag was tricked by Lord Krishna by words. He kept the condition of participating in the war by not picking up weaponry and just witnessing it. This temple is built at the exact place from where Lord Kamrunag witnessed the whole battle of Mahabharata.

Best Time To Visit:-
Kamrunag Temple is thronged by pilgrims on a huge scale. It can be visited during any day of the year but the apt time for witnessing the divine aura is in the month of June. A three-day fair is organized and numerous pilgrims visit the site to seek the blessings of Lord Kamrunag.

Watch Out!
Attending the three-day-fair is a must if you want to take delight in this region. The fun-stacked activities like a dart game, magic show, folk-dance etc. steer the mood and bring everybody in a jovial mood.

Reaching There:-
Since Mandi is well-connected to the major highways, railways, and airways in the state, it has become convenient for all to reach the site without any hassle. The state-run buses, trains, and flights are available from major cities of the state.

Nearest Railway Station:- Pathankot Railway Station
Nearest Airport:- Bhuntar Airport

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Gaurav Goyal 11 Apr.
this a beautiful place love you