Giddheshwar Temple is known as Shiva sanctuary in that locality. The place is found 15 kms south of Jamui. It is an excellent temple of Lord Shiva located on the highest point of stones. According to the legends, the unforgettable battle amongst Ravana and Jatayu occurred at this very spot. The place is loaded with devotees on Shivratri and Magh Purnima.
How to Reach Jamui
Nearest airport is Patna Airport.
Jamui is well connected to other major cities of the country via regular trains.
Instead of Jamui you can a get a bus to Nawada on regular basis.
Jamui, Bihar, India.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- Relief from diseases
- Purchase of vehicles
- Gain Knowledge
Kailaasarana Shiva Chandramouli Phaneendra Maathaa Mukutee Zalaalee Kaarunya Sindhu Bhava Dukha Haaree Thujaveena Shambho Maja Kona Taaree
Meaning -Oh Lord Shiva who is seated on Mount Kailash, where the moon decorates his forehead and the king of serpents crown his head, who is merciful and removes delusion, You alone can protect me. I surrender to thee.
Aum Trayambakam Yajaamahey Sugandhim Pusti Vardhanam Urvaarukamiva Bandhanaath Mrutyor Muksheeya Maamritaat
Meaning -We worship the fragrant Lord Shiva, who has 3 eyes and who cultivates all beings. May He free me from death, for immortality, as even a cucumber is separated from its bond with the vine.
The temple is open from 6AM to 9PM.