The wondrous temple of Shani Dev …
Saturday is considered to be a special day for Lord Shani, the God of justice. On this day, people pray to Lord Shani and pray to get rid of their life’s miseries. There are many people who go to Shani temples and offer oil to Shani Dev and worship them lawfully. By the way, the temple of Shani Dev, a disciple of Lord Shiva and son of the Sun God, is many in the country. It is often seen that there is an atmosphere of fear in the minds of people about Shani Dev, but Shani Dev gives fruits to human beings according to deeds, hence they are also called Karma Fruit Givers.
There are many famous and wondrous temples of Shani Dev across our country. People have unwavering faith in these temples. Due to reverence and faith, people worship and worship Lord Shani in these temples. Today we are going to give you information about such wonderful and famous temples of Shanidev, about which it is said that Shanidev himself appeared at this place. Not only this, it is said about these temples of Shanidev that Shani’s wrath is overcome only by the sight of them.
One such temple is Shanishchara Temple which is located in the historic city of Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh. One can go by bus and taxi from Gwalior to see Shanishchara Temple. Direct air services to Gwalior are also available from many cities of the country.
It is believed that Shani Pind Hanuman, who was established here, was thrown from Lanka, which came here and was established. Due to the wonderful tradition here, after offering oil to Shani Dev, it is customary to embrace him. Devotees who come here hug Shani Dev with great love and enthusiasm and share all their sorrows and pains with them.
After the Darshan, devotees leave their worn clothes, slippers, shoes etc. in the temple before going to their home. Devotees believe that by doing this they get rid of sin and poverty.
People believe that the temple is inhabited by Shani Shakti. Due to this wonderful tradition, Shani embraces all the dangers that come over his devotees. Worshiping this marvelous Shani body gives you desired results soon.
Shani Dev came out of the mound here …
At the same time, another ancient miraculous Shani temple is also located in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. This temple is built in Juni Indore, a legend is also told about it. It is said that the place of this temple used to have a mound 20 feet high about 300 years ago and the ancestors of the temple priest were staying here.
One night, Shani Dev appeared in Pandit’s dream and told him that one of his idols was buried inside the mound and Shani Dev had ordered Pandit to dig this statue. Let me tell you that Pandit was blind, due to which it could not work. Then Shanidev told the Pandit that now you open your eyes, you can see everything.
When the Pandit opened his eyes, he began to see everything, after which the Pandit started digging the mound. When the villagers came to know about this miracle, they also started helping the Pandit. During the excavation, a statue of Shani Dev emerged from there and was removed and installed. Even today the same idol is installed in this temple.
According to another legend, it is said that the idol of Shani Dev was earlier in the place of the idol of Lord Rama, but on a Shani Chachari Amavasya, this statue itself changed its place.
Devotees come from far and wide to visit this ancient and wondrous temple of Shani Dev. This temple remains the center of faith of devotees. The festival is celebrated in this temple on Shani Jayanti. People worship Lord Shani here and get rid of all the troubles of their life.