Gorakhnath Temple – Guru Gorakhnath Baba
Gorakhnath Temple is a sacred pilgrimage destination for Hindus, situated at Champawat district of Uttarakhand. People from all over country visit this temple to seek blessings from Guru Gorakhnath Baba.
Devbhoomi Uttarakhand is land of temples with sacred Gorakhnath Temple as a part of it. Each and every temple is attached to spiritual and unique believes. This boosts up the light of faith in peoples. And known for such believe there is a temple of Guru Gorakhnath Baba situated in the border area of Manch (Champawat District).
Gorakhnath Temple has a Dhuni ( the sacred fire which burns continues.In this temple, there is a Dhuni ( a denomination sacred fire which burns continuously). It is said that this Dhuni is burning from the time of Satyug (Thousand centuries ago). And the entire hill of Manch- Tamil is dedicated to Guru Gorakhnath Baba.
According to some saints of Nath denominations, existence of Nath denomination is older than the existence of this universe. According to the valfaithit is said that at the time of origin of this universe when Lord Vishnu appeared from the Lotus at that time Guru Goraknath was on board. And getting afraid from the destruction of Jam Lord Vishnu goes to board to request for help from Guru Goraknath.
Guru Goraknath shows grace over Lord Vishnu and gives him fistful ashes from his Dhuni to Lord Vishnu and told him to sprinkle it over the water and it will help him to create the universe. And whatever Guru Gorakhnath told turned out as true. And from that point of time Lord Bramha, Lord Vishnu and Lord Mahesh becomes the first ever disciple of Guru Goraknath.
Why visit Gorakhnath Temple?
Inspite of Guru Gorakhnath Temple Manch- Tamli is one of the last Villages of India and from there you can see the beautiful scene of Himalayas and not only spiritual satisfaction you’ll get mental satisfaction after visiting Guru Gorakhnath Temple.
How to reach Gorakhnath Temple?
By Road: 436 km from Delhi. After reaching Champawat you can hire taxi for Manch- Tamli which is 36Km away from Champawat.
By Rail: Kathgodam is the nearest rail head 184 km from champawat.
Gorakhnath Mandir Distance Chart
Distance Chart to other important destinations from Guru Gorakhnath temple:
Champawat to Gorakhnath – 36 kms
Lohaghat to Gorakhnath – 45 kms
Gorakhnath to Mount Abode – 130 kms
Gorakhnath to Musyari – 200 kms