Lal Keshwar Shiv Temple

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Lal Keshwar Shiv Mandir
Lord Shiva Temple
Religion
AffiliationHinduism
DistrictVaishali
DeityLord Shiva
Location
LocationBagmusha, Hajipur
StateBihar
CountryIndia
Lal Keshwar Shiv Temple is located in Bihar
Lal Keshwar Shiv Temple
Location in Bihar
Geographic coordinates25°42′N 85°12′E / 25.700°N 85.200°E / 25.700; 85.200Coordinates: 25°42′N 85°12′E / 25.700°N 85.200°E / 25.700; 85.200
Architecture
TypeIndian
Completed5 Aug 2015

The Lal Keshwar Shiv Mandir is a Hindu Temple in the city of Hajipur, Bihar, India. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, it is located at Bagmusha(Hajipur), Vaishali As per local folklore, it is said to have been in existence since ancient period and Lord Shiva is believed to be in the form of Lingam here. Apart from anthropomorphic images of Shiva, the worship of Shiva in the form of a lingam, or linga, is also important. The worship of the Shiva-Linga originated from the famous hymn in the Atharva-Veda Samhitâ sung in praise of the Yupa-Stambha, the sacrificial post.

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