Somnath Temple

Shri Somnath Mahadev Jyotirling

Shri Somnath Mahadev Jyotirling temple in Somnath is dedicated to Mahadev. It is the first of the twelve Jyotirlingas of India. A Jyotirlinga is a pillar of light with no beginning and no end and is one of the forms of Mahadev. This timeless temple goes back to times unknown when the Gods (Devas) lived on Earth. The significance and magnitude of this temple in Sanatan Dharma cannot be described in words.  

Presiding Deities

  • Ganesh ji,


About Shri Somnath Mahadev Jyotirling

Darshan Timings

6:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Dress Code


Photography and Videography

Not Allowed



Shri Somnath Mahadev Jyotirling Puja and Darshan Timings

Palliyarai Deepa Arathana 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Darshan Timings From 6:00 AM to 9:30 PM
Aarti Timings 7:00 AM -12:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Sound And Ligth Show 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Live Darshan Timings 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Puja in Shri Somnath Mahadev Jyotirling

Pandit Ji in Shri Somnath Mahadev Jyotirling

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Accomodation in Shri Somnath Mahadev Jyotirling

  • Shri Mannarayan Dharamshala
  • Bharat Sevashram Sangha
  • Shri Khodiyar Dharamshala
  • Bansidhar Yatri Niwas

Nearby Attractions

  • Bhalka Tirth
  • Somnath Triveni Sangam

Temple Location


How to reach Somnath?

To reach Somnath, you can get trains from major junctions. Bus services are also available within Gujarat. The nearest airport to Somnath is Diu Airport at a distance of 63 km.

Where is Somnath Temple?

Somnath Temple is located in Prabhas Patan near Veraval. It is on the western coast of Gujarat State.

Who attacked Somnath Temple?

Turkic Muslim ruler Mahmud of Ghazi attacked Somnath Temple in 1024. Muhamad Ghazi attacked Somnath Temple for a total of 17 times.

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