JANAKESHWAR

Lord Shiva was describing the various sacred Teerths (Ponds), Koop (Wells) and places of worship in Kashi.  Lord Shiva described such places with pleasure (Kashi Khand, Chapter 97).

Janakeshwar

Janakeshwar

In the vicinity of Malteeshwar is the Janakeshwar Ling. By worshipping this Ling, the devotee will be blessed with ultimate knowledge. In the vicinity of the Ling is Kalodak Koop (Well). The water from the well is capable of curing all diseases. 

LOCATION OF JANAKESHWAR

Janakeshwar is located at K-52/39, Mrityunjay Mahadev at Daranagar.  People can approach this temple by rickshaw through Bisheshwarganj/GPO.

TYPES OF POOJA

The temple is open from 04.00 a.m. to 12.00 midnight for worship.  People can perform pooja as per their convenience with sacred Ganges water and flowers etc.

POOJARIES OF THE TEMPLE

There is no specific poojary for the temple. However, devotees may contact Shri Housila Prasad Mishra who remains in the temple premises.  His cell no. is 9336761783.   He may be contacted after 7.00 p.m.

Temple Details
  • A. Introduction
  • About Kashi Khand
  • Temples worshipped as Jyotirlings in Kashi
  • Kashi Yatra performed by South Indians
  • Importance of immersion of mortal remains (Asthi) in Ganga