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Places to Explore in Mcleodganj Dharamsala is located in the Northern Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. Nestled in the lap of Dhauladhar range, the town has majestic views that will soothe your mind. Mcleodganj is a picturesque town in the city of Dharamsala. People from all over the world visit Mcleodganj to receive blessings and teachings from His Holiness, The Dalai Lama. The town has a striking resemblance with old Tibet. Shops in McLeodganj sell Tibetan artworks and handicraft items. The aroma of freshly cooked Tibetan dishes lingers in this part of Dharamshala, tingling your appetite. Have a look at some of the must visit places in Dharamshala for a complete experience..

Bhagsunag Temple

Just 02 kilometres away from Mcleodganj, is the ancient Bhagsunag temple dedicated to lord Shiva. The temple features a fresh water spring. Further, about 1.5 kilometres a path leads to the waterfall, which is at its pristine glory during monsoon. The unsullied water gushing out of the water fall and the mist emanating from the fall about 20 feet, is indeed a delightful view....

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Chamunda Devi Temple

The demons "Chand" and "Mund were killed by hence known as "Chamunda". Meri Maiya Chamundadevi Mandir is seven hundred years old and was built by a Maiya bhakt from the village, who was asked by Meri Maiya herself in his dream to fetch the idol across Ban Ganga and place it in the temple over "Holy Meri Maiya Pindi" and worship Her. ...

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Norbulingka

Norbulingka is dedicated to handing down tradition and restoring standards by providing training, education and employment for Tibetans. It supports an environment in which Tibetan community and family values can flourish. It combines tradition respectfully with the modern, and seeks to create an international awareness of Tibetan values....

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Kangra Temple

The Brajeshwari Devi temple, located in the old Kangra Township, is said to have been built over the charred breasts of Sati. This shrine, once renown for its great wealth, has been plundered relentlessly over the ages. The first of the plunderers was Mahmud of Ghazni, who looted it in 1009. A mosque was built on the ruins and a garrison was left behind....

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St. John's Church

Not far from Mcleodganj and Naddi, amidst the deodar and pine forest near Forsyth Ganj, is St John's Church in the Wilderness. It is located within a short walk of about 10-15 minutes from either Mcleodganj or Naddi. This small stone church has beautiful stained glass windows, dated from 1852 and is one of the few examples of British architecture...

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Jawalamukhi Temple

Jwalamukhi Temple is situated 30 kilometres south of Kangra valley. It is dedicated to Goddess Jwalamukhi. There are natural flames in the temple, which are worshipped as a manifestation of the nine Goddesses - Mahakali, Unpurna, Chandi, Hinglaj, Bindhya Basni, Maha Lakshmi, Saraswati, Ambika and Anji Devi....

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