About Nageshvara Jyotirlinga
Popular Belief about Nageshvara Jyotirlinga
The temple is visited by thousands of devotees and pilgrims from different parts of the world. Jyotirlinga in the temple is known to contain poison that protects everyone from all kinds of poisons. There is a popular belief that whoever offers prayers here becomes poison free. Rudra Samhita sloka that refer to Nageshwar comes with the phrase "Daarukaavane Naagesham'.
Structure of Nageshvara JyotirlingaThe temple faces south while the Gomugam faces the east. There is a common belief that a devotee named Naamdev while singing Bhajans in front of Lord Krishna, others asked him to stand aside rather than hiding the Lord. Naamdev then asked them to suggest a direction where Lord did not exist. The devotees took him and left him on the southern side. They were astonished to find the Linga facing south and the Gomugam in the east.
Important Information About Nageshvara Jyotirlinga
Location of Nageshvara Jyotirlinga:
It is located on the path between Dwarka city and the island Beyt Dwarka, at Saurashtra coast.
Best Time to Visit Nageshvara Jyotirlinga: The winter months from October to March are the best time to visit Nageshwar Jyothirlinga Temple. The temperature remains pleasant and ranges from 20 to28 degree centigrade.