<!-- See WikiProject Indian cities
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: बागेश्वर derived from "BYAGRESHWAR"=> 'BYAGRA'- Tiger 'ISHWAR'- god, who is a name of lord Siva) is a city and a municipal board
in Bageshwar district
in the state of Uttarakhand
. It is also the administrative headquarters of Bageshwar district.
There are many places of touristic and historic importance in Bageshwar. This town is situated on the confluence of river|Saryu and Gomti}. There are many old temples dating back to 10th century AD. Among them are the Baijnath temple AND Bagnath temples are the most important. the Bagnath temple is situated in the middle of the town just across the confluence of SARYU and GOMTI.Chandika and neeleshwar temples are other important temples in the district.These are on the top of the city(hills).Gives a nice glimpse of the city from these temples.
Other important shrines in and around Bageshwar are - Ram Ghat temple, Agnikund temple, Kukuda Mai temple, Shitla Devi temple, Trijugi Narayan temple, Hanuman temple, Nileshwar Dham, Swarg Ashram, Ramji temple, Loknath Ashram, Ashram of Amitji, Jwala Devi temple, Veni Mahadev temple, Radha Krishna temple, Bhileshwar Dham, Suraj Kund, Siddartha Dham, Gopeshwar Dham, Golu temple and Praktishwar Mahadev.
PLACES AROUND BAGESHWAR
Kanda (25 kms): The charming site on Bageshwar Chaukori road is a nature lover's delight. Nearby is an ancient temple of Bhadrakali.
Another sacred site nearby is the... Read More