(Last Updated on : 24/12/2014)
Bilaspur is a district in Himachal Pradesh. The place is esteemed for the man-made Govind Sagar Lake on the Sutlej River that works as the reservoir for the Bhakra Nangal Dam Project. The road bridge on the Lake at Kandraur is the highest of its form in Asia. Bilaspur city is the district headquarters of the district. The present Bilaspur district was previously known as Kahlur, an erstwhile princely state of British India. The pietism of Geologically Bilaspur is located in the temperate zone. The main attractions of Bilaspur are Vyas Cave, Bhakra Nangal Dam, Tiun Fort, Markandeya temple and Naina Devi temple. Bahadurpur Fort, situated on top of the Bahadurpur hill, is the highest point in Bilaspur. Temples lace the place.
Markandeya Temple, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh
- Believed to the meditating place of Saint Markandeya, Markandeya Temple is unanimously known to trusters.
Naina Devi Temple, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh
- Naina Devi Temple is supposed to be that sacred spot, where Goddess's Sati's eyes had fallen after shattering to pieces.
Baba Basandi Temple, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh
- Baba Basandi Temple was built in regards to the revered man, Baba Basandi and his courageous feats throughout his mortal life.
Badol Devi Temple, Badol, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh
- Abounding in legends, Badol Devi Temple enshrines Goddess Durga in another manifestation as the presiding deity.
Goddess Sheetla Temple, Jangla Village, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh
- Built amidst surrounding water body, Goddess Sheetla Devi Temple is the outcome of a believer's lone sweat.
Jalapa Mai Sangirathi Temple, Sagirthin Village, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh
- Constructed by two kings of different genres, Jalapa Mai Sangirathi Temple enshrines a black idol of the commanding goddess.
Nahar Singh Dhaulra, Dholra, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh
- Dedicated to the sacred Sikh Guru, Nahar Singh Dhaulra is also known by various names.
Lakshmi Narayan Mandir, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh
- Lakshmi Narayan Mandir houses several leading gods/goddesses in Hindu custom, featuring hill architectural work.
Maa Hari Devi's Temple, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh
- Built out of sheer devotion of a queen, Maa Hari Devi's Temple has a singular feature behind its being so admired.
Naras Devi Temple, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh
- Rebounding in numerous legends, Naras Devi Temple was built by a monarch for the betterment of his kingdom.
Gurudwara Anand Karaj Sahib, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh
-Gurudwara Anand Karaj Sahib is located near Guru Ka Lahore. It was built at the spot where the Anand Karaj (marriage rites) of Guru Gobind Singh Sahib was in fact performed. The Gurudwara was restored in 1960.
Thakurdwara of Sunhani, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh
- Thakurdwara of Sunhani is noted for its numerous religious customs, showcasing art work of varied centuries.
Gurudwara Paur Sahib, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh
- Gurudwara Paur Sahib is associated with Guru Gobind Singh and his stallion.
Gurudwara Sehra Sahib, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh
- Gurudwara Sehra Sahib is linked with Guru Gobind Singh's matrimony.
Gurudwara Tirbaini Sahib, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh
-Gurudwara Tirbaini is located in the vicinity of Guru Ka Lahore. It is related with Guru Gobind Singh Sahib, the 10th Guru of the Sikhs. A sarovar (tank) is located in close proximity.
Guru Ka Lahore, Bassi, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh
- Considered sacred by worshippers, Guru Ka Lahore is allied to Guru Gobind Singh's nuptial in the background of war.