Mostamanu Temple

About Mostamanu Temple

Mostamanu temple is situated in the Pithoragarh city of Uttarakhand. The temple is dedicated to Lord Mosta, who is the local deity of the region who is considered god of water and rain.

In PithoragarhDhunga Bhool on Digtoli road
7.9 kms / 30 mins
From Uttrakhand Roadways Lower Bus Station, GIC Road, Pithoragarh
30 mins

Mostamanu Temple in Pithoragarh

Devotees of the Lord Mosta travel from far and wide to pay reverence to the deity and seek blessings in the form of prosperity and well-being. A local fair is also organized every year in the month of August-September to celebrate the Lord’s divine presence which is attended by large number of devotees. The traditional craftsmen, who sell agriculture equipment, also attend the fair from far off places.

Legend behind this temple

According to Local folk stories, this temple was built by a saint namely Mostamanav, who came from Nepal and settled here and this temple is also believed to be the replica of Pashupathi nath temple of Nepal.

Location of Mostamanu Temple

Mostamanu Temple is located in In Pithoragarh ( Dhunga Bhool on Digtoli road).

Location & How to Reach Mostamanu Temple

The Mostamanu temple is located in the serenity, 6 kms from the hustle bustle of Pithoragarh town. Since the construction of motorable road right till the temple premises tourist can easily reach the temple in their vehicle. The nearest railhead to Pithoragarh is Tanakpur at a distance of 138kms while Pantnagar has the closest airport situated 241kms from Pithoragarh.

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What is Mostamanu Temple famous for?

Mostamanu Temple is popular place for following activities/ interests - Religious, Temples.

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