Madhyameshwar Temple is a recently built shrine located at Washim, Maharashtra. The temple which was constructed about 5 to 7 years ago, is devoted to Lord Shiva. On entering the audience hall, there is an inner chamber on which the Shalunka of Lord Shiva is placed. Few images and inscriptions are said to be excavated from the temple site, during its construction. According to astronomers, the temple is said to have been constructed at a place where the equator passes. Hence the temple is called ‘Madhyameshwar’ temple.
How to Reach Washim
The airport nearest to Washim is located at Nanded which is around106 km from the town. The Aurangabad airport is situated around 200kms from Washim.
The closest railway station is the Washim railway station which is well connected to cities like Jaipur, Mumbai, etc. Trains such as Kacheguda, Nanded Express and Hyderabad Deccan pass through Washim. Karanja railway station is another railway station located near Washim.
Both Government and private owned buses ply regular services from various cities of Maharashtra to Washim. Bus services are also available from places like Akola, Mungrul Pir, Nagpur, Amravati and Yavatmal.
Washim, Maharashtra, 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.
Morning 6 AM to Evening 9 PM.