And You Thought Shimla Was All Snow…Some Must-Visit Temples!

Shimla offers you an array of temples dedicated to different Gods and Goddesses. Many of you would not know that Shimla has been named after Goddess Shyamala, who is an incarnation of Goddess Kali.

The people are simple and they believe in leading a life of contentment. They are very strongly religious and for the same reason you will find some very fascinating temples, in and around Shimla.


5. Jakhu Temple

It is one of the oldest temples in Shimla. It is dedicated to Lord Hanuman. Here, you will find the tallest statue of Hanuman ji, right at the hilltop. He seems to be overlooking the city and protecting it. Be wary of the monkeys when you go here.