Jakhoo Temple In Shimla

Posted: November 11, 2010 in Jakhoo Temple In Shimla

A 108 feet tall Hanuman statue has been constructed at the top of the famous Jakhu Temple of Shimla. This statue has added a power in this temple. The best part is that the ceremony of this statue was inaugurated by Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan and Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal.

Hanuman statue

The statue of hanuman idol is situated at an altitude of 8,500 feet from the sea level. It has been built at a cost of Rs 1.5 crore with weighs 1,500 tonnes. On the other hand, it is a fantastic tallest lord hanuman idol that becomes another achievement of India. The existence of this statue reminds the time of epic period of Ramayana. During the battle of Ramayana, A priest Lakshmana was injured and only herb could save his life. Lord Hanuman was sent to get that herb from the lofty mountains and he took rest and affixed his footprints at Jakhoo temple.

Hanuman statue

Apart from this, the best part about the statue of Hanuman in Jakhoo temple is that it has sensors that keep birds away. Further, one can be seen at his roof because it’s high feet height. It also gives to the Indians a feel of proud. One of the great parts of this statue is that it will take 2 years to make complete construction.

Thus, the statue has been erected in Jakhoo temple and become a strong power among the Indians.

Hanuman statue

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  2. Jitesh says:

    Its a really nice place, Great Murti of Hanuman Ji is really making now the place more beautiful. Must visit and must know the story behind the place.

    Thanks,
    Jitesh

  3. Sudhamini says:

    Had a great darshan. I had no idea that this huge statue existed. Now I know. My humble pranams to Anjaneya. It is so divine.
    Rama Lakshmana Jaanaki Jey Bolo hanumanki! Thanks so much for posting.

  4. neeraj says:

    ……jai sankat mochan hanuman ji

  5. Nikhil Nanda says:

    jai shri ram hai hanuman ji

  6. HIRA MANI says:

    Jai Siya Ram Jai Mahaveer Hanuman

  7. Charu says:

    Jai Jai Jai Bajragbali…

  8. chandan says:

    my best friend
    my inspiration
    and so. many thing which cannot be explained
    jai bajrangbali ki jai

  9. jitender giri says:

    i have much belive with you
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  10. thanks everyone for comments……

  11. sanjayakajhony says:

    jai ho baba ki
    jai shree ram
    jai siyaram

  12. Rohitbally says:

    soooooooo beautiful
    jai bajrangbali

  13. kamal says:

    jai shree ram

  14. Ashwani from Hamirpur says:

    very good sooooooo beutyyyyyyy

  15. s kapoor says:

    ya i have seen this statue, this is really a fantastic
    jai shri ram

  16. Gagan Thakur says:

    jai sankat mochan hanuman ji

  17. nitish Goel says:

    it was a great realief for me after getting darshan of Jakhoo temple as which was visible from way i entered shimla…. But while going 2 mall road i was unable 2 find the path for temple and it was about 6.00 and finally i got a taki and got a darshan and can do aarti also. ” JAI SRI RAM “

  18. keshav atri says:

    It is great experiense for me when i visit at jakhu temple in the month of june 2012 and I was surprised to see A wonderfull statue of lord Hanuman ji it is so nice I pray all the citizen of the world please visit jakhu temple at shimla himachal pradesh once in the life.

  19. pratyush dushyant says:

    jai ho hanuman ju…jai ho sankatmochan….

  20. Ram says:

    bajrang bali baba ki jai sabki manokamna puri kare, main to mantramughdha ho gaya, Ram from lucknow

  21. sachin says:

    it is great place in shimla, i belive & faith upon lord Hanuman ji,
    Sachin from lucknow

  22. vinod says:

    jai shree ramm

  23. pratyush dushyant says:

    jai shri ram jai shri hanuman ju

  24. Himalayan Monk says:

    Had there been no monkeys around, I would have visited this place often :P

    • Anu says:

      If you do not keep any eatables, spectacles, purses etc. in your hands, then monkeys don’t disturb you.

  25. Sanwar dhankar says:

    It was great experience as well as tough adventure for me…huge statue of veer Hanumaan was very amazing…..a naughty monkey snatched my specs, i had to give 10 rs(sugar candy) bribe to get my specs back..

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