Sarahan

Sarahan

SARAHAN, HIMACHAL PRADESH

Saharan, a hill station that can be spotted in Himachal which becomes highly arresting due to the existence of a number of temples delineating distinct architecture. The place is peppered with mountains on the slopes of which you find vast forests. In Sarahan, you find an amazing temple associated with the Bushair rulers of Rampur whose architecture consists of both Hindu and Buddhist designs.

Sarahan tourism also gets enhanced with the existence of the Srikhand Peak, which is associated with Goddess Lakshmi. Sarahan is also famous for the legend of Bhimkali. It is believed that when demons attacked Himalayas and tortured the saints, Lord Vishnu with his magical powers lighted fire and accumulated the entire strength of the saints into the fire. And from this fire, emerged a young girl htat is believed to be goddess Lakshmi or 'Adishakti'.

Sarhan is absolutely beautiful and some of the major places to visit in Sarahan are listed below:

bird-park
Bird Park
This park is situated close to the Bhimkali Temple and this park serves as a pheasant breeding centre. In this park, you also find a bird named as Monal which draws a number of tourists to behold its sight.
bhabha-valley
Bhaba Valley
This is an arresting valley that can be spotted at a distance of 50 Km from Sarahan. The valley lies in the vicinity of the Bhaba River. As you visit this valley, you come across alpine meadows as well as a lake. From this valley, you can easily head towards the Pin Valley in Spiti by trekking.
bhimkali-temple
Bhimkali Temple Complex
This temple complex consists of multiple storeys. Is architecture is very attractive as it is a combination of Buddhist and Hindu styles. The temple looks like a tower and the residing deity of this temple is goddess Bhimkali. Moreover, the temple complex is also a home to Lord Raghunath or the Narsingh shrine of Bhairon.

SOME OF THE PROMINENT ATTRACTIONS AROUND SARAHAN ARE LISTED BELOW:

gaura
Gaura
Gaura is an extremely picturesque location delineating the beauty of rural rustic life. It lies at a distance of 37 Km from Sarahan. It is a must visit attraction as you visit Sarahan.
jeori
Jeori
You can spot Jeori in the north eastern part of Shimla and it lies at a distance of 20 Km from Sarahan. Tourists visit this spot because of the existence of hot springs here.
Darang-ghati
Darang Ghati
This is a bewitching valley that brings you closer to amazing landscape that is more than enough to catch your fancy instantly.

Therefore, do make it a point to visit Sarahan, know about Sarahan and explore all that Sarahan tourism has in store for you.