favorite spots for sages who come
here to meditate, following the
precedent of Arghya who performed
austerities and created the
celebrated nymph, Urvashi, here,
and the irascible Durvasha who
meditated under the wish
fulfilling tree, Kalpavriksha,
Pilgrims pray at the small rock
temple at a height of 2,134 mts.
before the matted tresses of Shiva
enshrined in rock in the sanctum
sanctorum. The sanctum is preceded
by a natural cave passage.
Surrounded by thick forests and
terraced fields in the Urgam
valley, the temple is reached
following a 10 km. long trek.