VARUNA SANGAMESHWAR

Lord Vishnu was describing to Sage Bindu, the various forms in which the former was present in the Holy city of Kashi to bless the devotees. In his form as Adi Keshav, the Lord has installed Sangameshwar Mahaling near Varuna river.

VARUNA SANGAMESHWAR

VARUNA SANGAMESHWAR

By merely worshipping Sangameshwar, the devotee is cleansed of all his sins. (Kashi Khand, Chapters 61 and 97).  It is also believed that performing Rudra Abhishek at Varuna Sangameshwar Ling is equivalent to donary (donation made for religious use) of a Cow to a deserving person.  (Godaan).

Mythologically speaking, where two holy rivers join together, the place attains spiritual importance.  Devotees can find Varuna Sangameshwar almost at the point of confluence of Holy Rivers Varuna and Ganga.

LOCATION OF VARUNA SANGAMESHWAR

Varuna Sangameshwar is located at Adi Keshav temple at located at A-37/51, Rajghat Fort. Devotees can travel upto this place by autorickshaw or cycle rickshaw or car.

TYPES OF POOJA

The place of worship is open from 06.00 a.m. to 12.00 Noon and from 04.00 p.m. to 10.00 p.m.  The timings may be flexible.

POOJARIES OF THE TEMPLE

The temple is under the charge of Shri C.P. Tripathi and the family has been there for several generations.  For performing any special pooja, he may be contacted at his Cell (0)9795387929.

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