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Halesi Mahadev Darshan Tour

Published Date: Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

Halesi Mahadev Darshan tour is the package tour which is full of natural beauty,cultural inheritance as well as most sacred pilgrimage of Nepal . Halesi Mahadev lies on the Khotang district in Sagarmatha zone and is situated above 3,100 ft. – 4,734 ft. above sea level. Situated in Diktel, headquarter of Khotang district, Halesi lies 8 miles away from Diktel market in the Western part of Nepal in a range of 86’35 to 86’40 East longitude and 27’10 to 20’14 North latitude. Halesi Mahadev is the most sacred pilgrimage tour of eastern Nepal. Halesi Mahadev temple is located in a mysterious beautiful, natural cave on a hilly region of the country in between the holy rivers Dudh Koshi to the right and Sunkoshi to the left of it. Halesi is popular among the Hindus as well as the Buddhists all over the world. Among the most ancient and holiest places of Nepal, it is very popular has an equal status to the Pashupatinath Temple of Kathmandu. Every years alots of pilgrims visits this temples and fulfill their wish. 

Halesi Mahadev pilgrimage tour starts with flight of about 35 min to Lamidanda from biratnagar as well as about 45 min from kathmandu. The same day we can drive to Halesi Baba Temple of khotang. It is the natural cave, which lies in 4th remote hilly region and is believed to be in existence since 6000 years. According to mythology and believes Lord Shiva hid in this cave to save from the demon Bashmasur who was granted boon of killing any person he wanted by Shiva. After the demon was killed with the help of slyness mind of Lord Vishnu Shiva along with his consort Parvati made this caves as their abode to stay. This cave is also holy site for Buddhists. Buddhists believe that Guru Padmasambhava, the second Buddha meditated here for three months. There are three caves on the hill top that represent three eyes of Lord Shiva.  It is famous pilgrimage centre in east Nepal, and it is also nicknamed as the Pashupatinath of the east nepal. Major attractions of Halesi Mahadev Cave incorporate five different doors namely Ghopte Dwar, Janma Dwar, Pap Dwar, Dharma Dwar and Swarga Dwar. Each Dwar are equally important and worships.

Halesi Mahadev Temple in nepal which is securely positioned inside the cave where creature of night lurks around. Huge religious fairs are observed here on Shivaratri and Bala Chatudashi, so during your Halesi Mahadev Darshan tour you may have chance to observe those fairs. Legends surround this cave and it is largely associated with long life. It is written that Guru Rinpoche accomplished immortal life with Mandarava at Maratika Cave. Others many say that Buddha Amitabha and dakinis wrote down the eighteen tantras of Long Life, concealed them in a box made of precious jewels, and hid them in Maratika Cave. The water that drips from the stone ceilings of the cave is considered very holy and is compared to Amitayus long life nectar as well. After descending through the stairs at the walls of the cliff, we will arrive to the big red stone which is revered as the images of Lord Shiva and his consort Parvati in it. We “Ace holiday treks (p) Ltd" is proud to arrange a Halesi Mahadev Tour package which will lead you through the ancient and revered region of Halesi Mahadev of khotang of east Nepal. Please email us at info@acetreks.com to arrange Tours and cost detail.


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