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Tourist Places In India: Name Of Dwadash (12) Jyotirling & Chaubis (24) Shivling

 It is said, chanting names of 12 Jyotirlingas helps to attain Shiva’s grace. Or, if you are a Shiva Bhakta, you should know most of the things about him. These 12+24 = 36 places of lord Shiva, have insightful stories behind them, ‘coz without a cause nothing happens.

Ravana was Shiva Bhakta, and everyone know how powerful he was, lord Vishnu himself had to come in the form of Rama to kill Ravana; and he took help of other deities like lord Hanuman, Shiva and other goddesses.

As lord Vishnu is worshiped by most of Satoguni and Rajoguni people; lord Shiva is worshiped by everyone: Satoguni, Rajoguni and Tamoguni — and Shiva is the favorite deity of Rakshasas (Asuras).

Shiva is also called “Bhola (without cunningness),” that’s why he pleases fast. He is a great protector: his healing & life saving Maha-Mrityunjaya mantras (Om Jum Sah; Om Hrom Jum Sah, Om Tryambakam Yajamahe…) is world famous. He loves Rudrakshas (tears of his eyes), wearing Rudrakshas helps to attain his grace and as well as spiritual-growth.

So you love traveling and love Shiva as well — you may think about following places to visit; plan your tourist route !

Dwadash (Twelve) Jyotirlingas

1) सोमनाथ Somnath - in Saurashtra
2) मल्लिकार्जुन Mallikarjun - Shail Parvat, Chennai
3) महाकालेश्वर Mahakaleshwar - Ujjan
4) ओंकारेश्वर Onkareshwar - Madhya Pradesh
5) केदारनाथ Kedarnath - Uttranchal
6) भीमशंकर BheemShankar - Maharastra

7) विश्वनाथ Vishwanath - Varanasi
8) त्रियंबकेश्वर Triyambakeshwar - Naisik, Maharastra
9) वैद्यनाथ Vaidyanath - Bihar
10) नागेश्वर Naageshwar - Gujraat
11) सेतुबंध रामेश्वर Setubandh Rameshwar - Tamilnadu
12) घुश्मेश्वर Gushmeshwar - Maharastra

Twenty-Four (24) Famous Shivlingas

1) पशुपतिनाथ Pashupatinaath - Nepal
2) सुंदरेश्वर Sundreshwar - Madura
3) कुंभेश्वर Kumbheshwar - Kumbhkonam
4) वृहदेश्वर Vrahadeshwar - Tanjoor
5) पक्षीतीर्थ Pakshiteerth - Chingalpat
6) महाबलेश्वर Mahableshwar - Puna

7) अमरनाथ Amarnaath - Kashmir
8) वैद्यनाथ Vaidhyanath - Bihar
9) तारकेश्वर Taarkeshwar - Bangal
10) भुवनेश्वर Bhuvneshwar - Uddisa
11) कंडारिया शिव Kandaariya Shiv - Khajuraho
12) एकलिंग Ekling - Udaypur

13) गौरी शंकर Gauri Shankar - Jabalpur
14) हरिशिविर HariShivir - MaanSarovar
15) व्यासेशवर Vyaseshwar - Kashi
16) मध्येश्वर Madhyeshwar - Kashi
17) हाटकेश्वर Haatkeshwar - BadhNagar
18) मुक्तपरमेश्वर MuktParmeshwar - Arunanchal

19) प्रतिज्ञेश्वर PratiGyeshwar - Kronch Parvat
20) कपालेश्वर Kapaaleshwar - Kronch Parvat
21) सर्वेश्वर Sarveshwar - Chittor
22) एतम्मेश्वर Atmmeshwar - Chittor
23) कुमारेश्वर Kumareshwar - Kronch Parvat
24) अजय अमरेश्वर Ajay Amreshwar - Mahendra Parvat

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