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Address: Fudam Village, Diu, India

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A different Shiv - Linga

This is different. Its not like normal temples. Sea waves come and wash Shiv-Linga, that's the beauty of the place.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2015
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Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
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Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

This is different. Its not like normal temples. Sea waves come and wash Shiv-Linga, that's the beauty of the place.

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Ahmedabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Gangesh Temple for beach site it was 7 Shivling of Shivji's are there made by pandvas before 1000 years back. it was great spiritual hindu place in diu. listen history for 20 minute by pujari. very amazing.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

The shiv-lingas were in a recess in the rocks more or less at the sea level. The area is not more than a few square meters. There are five lingas and the temple is believed to be the place the Pandavas offered their prayers during their exile. A flight of stairs down leads to the small recess which is frequently... More 

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Anand, Gujarat, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

The temple is located at a lower level and once has to climb down stairs to reach it. There are Shivlings that are being washed constantly by the incoming waves of the sea.

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Ahmedabad, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

It is worth visiting sight. It is a mini blow hole like thing. The temple is built under a space which is created by a natural rock and the sea water splashes into it.

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Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Gangeshwar Temple is at a distance of 3 km from Diu and dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple consists 5 Shivlings lies admist rock at Seashore.All five lingas of are lulled by crystel clear tidal waves of sea during hightide. An amazing scene and Pooja offered by us.

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Diu, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

As usual great religious place...u can't have like n dislike option for religious place. Good to find people visit temple on vacation also

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mumbai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

There are four shiiva lingas at this temple which are bathed with tidal waves. It is believed that these are established by Pandavas.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

an well kept place with v v v v v clean suroundings priest not available & devotes dump all the prasadams near the temple but hat off to the govt agencies they have still able to maintain the cleanneness & purity of the place

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

One can find these sort of temple's anywhere. Not worth the visit. But travelled on foot so the walk was great

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