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There is no dearth of temples dedicated to Lord Shiva and each one is significant to the devotees in its own way. Mukteshwar temple, a 350-year-old temple dedicated to Shiva, is one such temple located at the highest point of the hill station town Mukteshwar.
The temple is situated at an altitude of 2900 m at a distance of 51 km from Nainital. Mukteshwar, derived from the word Mukti – meaning salvation – attracts devotees to observe the 350-year-old elaborate and elegant craftsmanship and pleasant culture. Legend has it that Lord Shiva killed a demon here and granted him salvation at this spot. The temple offe...