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1.Kunkeshwar Mahadev Temple🚩 Also known as Kashi Of South Konkan. it's located in devgad, Sindhudurg, #Maharashtra This temple 🎪 was built in 11th century by the Yadava dynasty. @LostTemple7

Om Namah Shivaya✨🌺🙏
2.Later the temples were renovated by the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in the 16th century. The Maratha warrior king paid a visit to this temple en-route Sindhudurg & Vijaydurg fort. The temple is a perfect example of Konkani architecture.
3. It has impressive stone carvings on its exterior & interior walls. Many years back, there existed a forest called ‘Kunki’ in the place where the temple is located. Thus, the Shivling got its name from ‘Kunkeshwar’, which means ishwar (god shiva) settled in Kunki forest.”
4. During the Reign of Marathas, the Great Emperor Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj was a frequent visitor to the temple to seek blessings of the mighty Lord Shiva.
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