Lord Shiva appeared in the dream of an ardent devotee of Lord Rama as Shri
Dipeshwar Mahadeva - the Great Lord of Dipas (butter lamps).
This event prompted her and her husband to become nimittas - instruments
to create this temple of great devotion.
With the inspiration of Lord Rama this temple was later integrated into
the spiritual family of H.D. Swami Omkarananda Saraswati.
Since its creation daily worship and Pujas as well as all the important
Hindu festivals have always been conducted with great fervour in Dipeshwar
Mandir. This has created an atmosphere abundantly vibrant with spiritual
vibrations, providing a perfect environment for the Sadhakas whether they
follow the way of Jnanayoga, Bhaktiyoga, or Karmayoga.
Pujas in the morning and evening.
important Hindu festivals are celebrated.
are organised during many festivals.
and lectures are conducted on occasions.
a book-stall for spiritual literature.
given a place to live, meditate, do worship, pursue their individual
Sadhana and otherwise involve themselves in the activities of the temple.
Dipeshwar Mandir provides beautiful, quiet and clean rooms for guests
desiring to stay for not less than three days. For information on cost of
lodging and food, contact:
Omkarananda Dipeshwar Mandir
P.O. Shivanandanagar-249 192
Distt. Tehri Garhwal, Via Rishikesh,
+91 135 2431307
or email: email@example.com
is being maintained and looked after by the disciples and devotees. Though
it is not demanded from guests, everyone who wishes to lend a helping hand
is welcome to do so.