The holy town of Somnath lies in the Junagadh district of the colourful state of Gujarat. It is renowned worldwide for the famous Somnath Temple which houses one of the 12 revered Jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva. The temple is the centre point of all the local and tourists activities of the town.
The meaning of the word ‘Somnath’ is the “Lord of the Moon God”, refers to Lord Shiva as He is known to house the Moon on his head. Somnath Travel Guide is incomplete without a mention of Somnath Temple and its rich cultural and spiritual legacy. Junagadh Gate and Panch Pandav Gufa (Cave) are the famous tourist destinations for visitors.