Siddheshwar Temple, Solapur

Siddheshwar Temple

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About Siddheshwar Temple

    • Not Allowed: Pets
    • Timings - Opening & Closing: Monday - Friday: 6.00 AM - 7.00 PM , Saturday: 6.00 AM - 7.00 PM , Sunday: 6.00 AM - 7.00 PM , Public Holidays: 6.00 AM - 7.00 PM

The Siddheshwar Temple was constructed by a devotee of Sri Mallikarjuna of Srisailam, Shri Siddharameshwar. The temple is located near the Siddeshwar Lake and has three gates situated in the cloister through which the inner courtyard can be reached.

Another feature of this temple is the garden that has a shrine dedicated to Saint Nalatwad. Other shrines in the temple complex are dedicated to Lord Vithoba and Goddess Rukmini.

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  • Best Time:  During Day
  • Length of visit:  1-2hrs
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5 traveller reviews for Siddheshwar Temple

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Kiran Patel

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  • Kiran Patel
  • Lives in Mumbai
  • 10 Reviews
  •  210 helpful votes
  •  10476 readers

"Nice and good old temple" new review

  • 6.0/7
  • Posted 1 week ago
Nice and good old temple of lord Shiva and made up of stone masonry work which appears as a beauty of temple. It is not so far from station but any way have to catch auto.
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Naval Yalgam

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  • Naval Yalgam
  • Lives in Solapur
  • 2 Reviews
  •  604 readers

"Ancient temple in Solapur"

  • 6.0/7
  • Posted Aug 13, 2015
Siddheshwar Temple is one of the ancient temple in Solapur. It is situated in Siddheshwar peth, Solapur, has a beautiful lake, you can enjoy boating. I must say visit the temple for once in your life, the surrounding area of temple is peaceful. You will enjoy a lot there.
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Prakash Manjrekar

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  • Prakash Manjrekar
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  • Lives in Mumbai
  • 341 photos
  • 6 Reviews
  •  5 helpful votes
  •  1582 readers

"Renowned temple and celebrates fair"

  • 4.5/7
  • Posted Jul 29, 2015
Shri Siddheshwar is the Gramdaivat of Solapur city. The Siddheshwar temple was built by a yogi, Shri Siddharameshwar, who was a devotee of Sri Mallikarjuna of Srisailam. It is said that the shrine was built 600 to 700 years back by the Habbus who were disciples of saint Shri Siddharameshwar. A Siddheshwar Temple is located at the heart of the city. It is surrounded by a large water tank. It is believed that Sri Siddharameshwar dug the lake himself, when all the holy rivers came and asked for permission to reside in the lake, thus making it sacred. Shri Siddharameshwar himself attained Jeeva Samadhi in the temple complex itself, and his Samadhi itself draws a lot of crowds. Shri Siddheshwar temple is dedicated to Lord Siddheshwar, who has other forms as Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu. Siddharameshwar was a great contributor to Lingayatism religion and he is considered as one of the five prophets of Lingayat sect. Siddheshwar temple at Solapur is a renowned temple for followers of Lingayat sect. The fair is celebrated from 12th to 16th January. The principal day of the fair is 14th January.
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Chandranath Shirwaiker

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  • Chandranath Shirwaiker
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  • Lives in Pune
  • 20 photos
  • 40 Reviews
  •  68 helpful votes
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"The temple surrounded by a lake"

  • 5.5/7
  • Posted Jun 24, 2015
We visited the place in the evening. We were received by a foul smell coming from the lake. The place is nice surrounded by a tall wall and various spots within were quite interesting with the history of the place. There is a souvenir shop with artifacts related to the temple deity and other ones too. The next morning we had a morning walk along the pathway winding around the fort across the lake from the temple. The fort we saw when it opened at 9:00 am after breakfast at our hotel restaurant.
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Mukesh Dangat

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  • Mukesh Dangat
  • Lives in Mumbai
  • 4 Reviews
  •  46 helpful votes
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"Siddheshwar temple"

  • 4.5/7
  • Posted Aug 19, 2013
Clean and peaceful. There is also a lake at the bank of which boating facilities are available.
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