7JWALAMUKHI TEMPLE

THIS IS ONE OF THE 54 SAKTHI PEETAMS OF HINDUISM.THIS TEMPLE IS NESTLED IN THE MUKTINATH TEMPLE COMPLEX IN MUSTANG NEPAL.THE TEMPLE HAS SYMBOLS OF ALL 5 OF NATURE'S ELEMENTS.THE SANCTUM SANCTORUM HAS A MINIATURE VOLCANO (HENCE THE NAME JWALAMUKHI-FIRE FACED?) GLOWING INSIDE A SMALL STREAM OF GANDAKI RIVER. IT FLOWS BENEATH THE DEITIES.. OTHERWSIE THE TEMPLE WITH 3 DEITIES LOOKS MORE BUDDHIST THAN HINDU...MUKTINATH 'S FEMALE PRIESTS LIVE HERE NEARBY IN A DORM. THE BLACK COLOURED STONES FEATURED IN THE VIDEO ARE KNOWN AS 'SALIGRAMAMS'. FOSSILISED ANOMALIES AS PER SCIENTIFIC EXPLANANTIONS..AVAILABLE ONLY IN THE RIVER BEDS OF GANDAKI RIVER, THEY ARE THE MOST HOLIEST AND VENERABLE SACRED OBJECTS OF HINDUISM.A CLOSE UP VIEW OF A SHIVA AND VISH NU SALIGAMAM IS AVAILABLE WITH GOLD ORE DEPOSITS ALONG THE INNER WALLS. COMMENTS ARE WELCOME!