ï»¿Ajgaibinath Temple is situated at Sultanganj near to Bhagalpur city, in the state of Bihar. The town Sultanganj is well connected with Bhagalpur city by rail and road. The temple is around 27. 4 kms from Bhagalpur.
Ajgaibinath Temple is a famous Lord Shiva temple situated in the streams of river Ganges. This is a holy place where Jahnu Sage lived and the river Ganges flows northward (Uttarvaahini Ganges) and it is considered to be very auspicious due to this reason. Ganga got new name Jahanvi from here. The temple has a very rich cultural value. The temple is in between ganga river which gives it an awesome and mesmerizing view.
World famous 110 kms Long Shravani Mela is organized in Shravan Month as per Hindu Calendar in The Ajgaibinath Temple. It attracts million pilgrims from all over the world during this period. Every year pilgrims take Ganga's water (Sacred Ganga Jal) from Sultanganj on their way to pray Lord Shiva in Deoghar (Babadham Temple) on foot. Bol Bum is the most famous walk to the divine almighty Lord Shiva initiated from this temple. People ideally spend 1 to 2 hours at the temple offering prayers to the revered deities and seeking their blessings. It is suggested to visit the temple during the months of October to March as the pleasant weather makes the visit feasible.
One must visit The Ajgaibinath Temple as it is an iconic place in Sultanganj, Bhagalpur. The temple is perhaps the most famous landmark in the town. History buffs, adventure seekers, nature lovers and photo fanatics must visit this place for a wonderful experience. The place is very calm, peaceful and has immense religious importance. The temple can be visited during timings 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM.