Beed is a city in Marathwada.


There is a Vaidyanath Jyotirlinga at Parli Vaijnath around 100 Kms from Beed. There are total 12 jyotirlingas all over the world out of which there is a one in Parli Vaijnath. The name of the town itself symbolizes the Jyotirlinga. There is a shakti peeth of Goddess Yogeshwari which has a prominent place.

Parli Vaijnath is having one of the main Thermal Power Station which is only open for the public on the Vijayadashami (Dashera). In Parli Vaijnath there are many more temples the prominent of these are: Dakshinmukhi Ganesh Mandir(The idol of Ganesha is without the trunk), Shani Mandir, Zuralya Gopinath Mandir, Vitthal Mandir, Rajasthani Balaji Mandir, Sant Jagmitra Maharaj Mandir,sopan kaka mandir, Kalratri Devi, Ayappa Mandir... In Parli there are main three holy water Tirthas (Harihar, Narayan, and Markendya Tirth) which are having very great importance in Puranas also. There is a well developed garden on the hill behind the temple known as Meru Parvat from where you can have a very great view of the town. There is very famous goddess temple known as Dongar Tukai on the hill just 5 Kms away from the main City. There is one more Shiva Temple in Jirewadi around 5-6 Kms away from the main city known as Someshwar which very famous. The main importnace of this place is that even the Someshwar linga is on the hill still there is always water 12 months in a year around the linga without known source.

Parli Vaijnath is well connected by Rail and Road. There is a good network of South Central Railway and State Transport Bus service. Parli is welll connected with all the major cities of the state by Rail or Road

Go next

This article is issued from Wikivoyage - version of the Tuesday, September 03, 2013. The text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike but additional terms may apply for the media files.