Bhootnath Temple, Mandi

     State : Himachal Pradesh

     City : Mandi
Bhootnath Temple

Bhootnath Temple is located in Mandi district in Himachal Pradesh. Bhootnath temple is constructed in Shikhara style of framework, dating back to the period of 1520. The controlling deity is Lord Shiva. The idol of Nandi, the sacred bull stands facing the ornate double arch of the sanctuary. The overhang, cellar and mandap are incised with delicate figures of elephants. Shivratri is celebrated here with extremely large fanfare. Bhootnath Temple can be reached by bus from Mandi.