Darbhanga Raj

Planing a trip to Darbhanga?

Here’s a list of places you can visit!

Monuments:

The fort of Darbhanga Raj, Rambag Palace, Nargauna Palace and the two palatial buildings which have been donated by the Darbhanga Raja for housing the offices of L. N. Mithila University and Kameshwar Singh Darbhanga Sanskrit University. The wall surrounding the Raj Fort is 200 ft. high.

Religious Places:

Do visit the Goddess Shyama Temple, which is built on the pyre of Maharaja Dhiraj Rameshwar Singh. The temple houses a statue of Goddess Kali,which was built in Jaipur out of stones imported from France. There’s also a Goddess Kankali Temple built of Italian marbles and French stones.

Ahilya Sthan:

It is a tourist place in village Ahiyari under the Jale block of this district, 20 km from Darbhanga town. The legend has it that Ahilya, wife of great saint Gautam, was cursed to become a stone statue, but was brought back to life after Lord Rama,who happened to pass through the village, touched the statue.

Boating:

There are three big ponds in the area Harahi, Dighi and Gangasagar. Harahi and Dighi, having boating facilities, are major tourist attractions.Visiting here will be a treat for the family.

Baba Kusheshwar:

If you are looking for some spirituality, then visit Baba Kusheshwar Dham , which is  60 km from the district HQ.

Baba Kusheshwar Dham houses a temple of Lord Shiva, revered locally as Lord Kusheshwar. Thousands of devotees visit the temple throughout the year.

Darbhanga Raj

Darbhanga Raj

 

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