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Address: Nagpur, India

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Must see in Nagpur

The small town of Markanda is located on the bank of Vainganga river.The twin has many temples and is quite popular for the Shiva Lingams.The town is worth a visit for the lots of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Nagpur, India
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Nagpur, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The small town of Markanda is located on the bank of Vainganga river.The twin has many temples and is quite popular for the Shiva Lingams.The town is worth a visit for the lots of traditional attraction,art museum,its cuisines and many more attraction.

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Nagpur, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Located at Chamorshi town, about 216 kilometers southeast of Nagpur, the village Markandi is believed to have acquired the name probably after the main temple of Shiva at the site, known as Markanda Deva or Markandi. The group of temples here is situated on the eastern periphery of the village and has acquired sanctity over the years as it stands... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

The Markanda is located at Chamorshi Tahsil some 200 kms away from Nagpur, Maharashtra. Dedicated to lord Shiva very old temples

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016

Its a nice picnic spot I must say and when you go there you feel like you have come to an old time village

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Bengaluru, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

Markanda is a popular temple of Lord Shiva. It is very old and has a very beautiful views. If you happen to be in Gadchiroli or nearby areas, do visit the temple.

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Nagpur, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

you feel a kind of calm at this place.. loved the view of this place and place is also nice for picnics

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

Just loved the view from the outside and very nice from the inside as well. This is a temple which is very old and a nice place for picnics.

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Nagpur, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015

This place situated in the Gadchiroli district. First you go to chamoshi and there is bypass road to reach there. This is one of the historical place where the lord Shiva,Bramha,Vishnu, Mahes monument. this temple situated bank of river there is extraordinary art

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Mumbai (Bombay), Maharashtra, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2015

Markanda Temple is in Chamorshi Tahsil situated on the bank of the Wainganga river south of Gadchiroli, Maharashtra. Markanda is supposed to derive its name from the sage Markandeya who lived and worshipped Shiva here. Earlier,there were 24 temples. At present, there are only 18 temples existing, out of them only 4 temples are in good condition. About 300 years... More 

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Nagpur, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015

markanda is around 220 km from nagpur it is so old temle of LORD SHIVA must vist one time for god shiva

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