Category Archives: City of Temples

The city of Jammu has come to be known as the ‘City of Temples’. Innumerable temples and shrines, with glittering ‘shikhars’ soaring into the sky, dot the city’s skyline, creating the ambience of a holy and peaceful city.

Raghunath Temple In Jammu

Located at the heart of the city, Raghunath Temple is the important pilgrimage of Jammu and has been dedicated to Lord Rama who is one of the primary Hindu deities. The construction of the Raghunath temple was started by then Maharaja Kashmir Gulab Singh in 1835 A.D. After his death the work was completed by his… Read More »

Prachin Pandav Gufa: Akhnoor

The cave symbolizes the period of Agyatvas which the Pandavas spent as servant working in the palace of king Virat. It also symbolizes the restoration of faith by the virtue of dedicated meditation under taken by the Pandavas. It is said that Pandavas had come to this place and incorporated a Shivling to seek blessing… Read More »

Untold story behind the Ancient Mahamaya Temple in Jammu

The city of Jammu rightly deserves to be the city of temples. There are lots of ancient temples that built on a hilltop which provides a panoramic view of the magnificent Jammu city. Mahamaya Temple in Jammu is one such temple with their history still unfold.