Gorakhnath Temple

Country: India

State : Uttar Pradesh

Locality/City/Village: Gorakhpur

Address :Nepal Road, Near GN National Public School Rajendra Nagar Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273015 India

God : Shiva

Category : Famous temples

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Gorakhnath Temple

Gorakhnath Temple is situated in Gorakhpur in Uttar-Pradesh State of India. It is famed as- Gorakhpur Math or Gorakhpur Mutt among the local devotees. It is basically nestled near St. Joseph's School in Gorakhnath Road. This eminent Hindu temple is dedicated to Gorakhnath Guru who was a religious saint in the early ages. He meditated in this holy vicinity for a very long time with a deep concentration. The temple was established in his name. He was an ancient Yogi who involved himself in itinerant. He was also a famous writer who wrote some part of Nath Sampradaya.

This noteworthy temple organises several cultural operations and social awareness program inside the main premises. It is a religious region which acts as the religious and the cultural centre of the town. Umpteen devotees visit this pilgrimage especially on Makar Sankranti festival every year in the month of January. A special type of Khichdi as Prasad is offered to Gorakhnath Baba.

Gorakhnath Mutt is believed to have a shrine of the Samadhi tomb with a seat of Gorakhnath nearby.

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