valley encompasses several temples built in Pahari and pyramidal
style. These temples bear great architectural and religious value.
Bisheshwar Temple, Bajaura is considered the largest and
the most attractive temple in the valley built in the 8th century.
The temple is situated about 14 km from Kullu and 200 m away from
the main road.
Bijli Mahadev Temple is built in Pahari style. The temple
has a 'Shiv Ling' installed in it. It is situated on top of a
hill, 14 km. from Kullu at a height of about 1924 m.
Bhuvneshwari Temple, Bhekhli is built in Pahari style.
The temple walls are decorated with Kangra paintings of Durga.
The stone lion in the courtyard is a fine example of local art.
This beautiful temple is situated uphill at a distance of 10 km
from main Kullu town.
Devi Temple lies on the national highway about 2 km north of
Kullu town. This newly founded temple is as famous as any other
old temple. Mahadevi herself wished for this temple and secondly
it is blessed by two Tapasyas, one of Mahadevi (Vaishnu Devi) herself
and other of Shri Maharaj ji (founder).
Temple, Sultanpur is dedicated to Lord Raghunath, the chief
deity of Kullu. The world famous festival of
is held on his name. It is believed that the idol preserved in
the temple is the one that was used by Lord Rama while performing
the Ashwamedh Yagna.
All these temples are accessible by taxis and auto- rickshaws.