About Somnath Temple

Somnath temple is one of the most important pilgrimages and tourist spot of Gujarat. It is the oldest temple, built in Chalukya style. Lakh of devotees come here to worship God. Shree Somnath Temple is first among the twelve Aadi jyontirlings of India. The Pran-Pratistha was done by the president of India Dr.Rajendra Prasad. In Somnath Temple, no mobile, camera and electronic equipment are not allowed in temple premises.
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Somnath Temple

The Somnath temple, Somnath is believed as the first jyotirlinga among all the jyotirlingas. The beautiful temple is located in the Junagarh district of Gujarat. This is not the only temple which is located on the first of Gujarat but there are basically two temples located on the coast of Gujarat. As the temple is worshipped for Lord Shiva but according to some beliefs, Lord Krishna also visits the temple once in a year.

People from all the corners of the globe come to see the temple. The people who plan to visit the Jyotirlinga or who are going on the Yatra to Jyotirlinga, can not afford to miss the beautiful temple.

How to reach the temple?

As there are several ways to reach the Somnath temple, Somnath but a great population visit the temple with the trains. You can easily find a train to this temple. Apart from this, you can also choose the option of the airway. The nearest airport is situated in the Rajkot.

Best times to visit the temple:

Though there is no specific time at which you can visit the temple but the best time to reach the temple is the winter season. You can enjoy the journey to the fullest in the winter season. It is not advised to visit in the rainy or summer season. Apart from this, people also visit the place for adventure things. This place is also famous for extreme sports, so you can enjoy the same in this place.