Bhalka Tirth

Why?
  • A Lord Krishna Temple.
  • The arrow of the poacher named Jara at this spot hit Lord Krishna.
  • Lord Krishna was resting in meditation pose under a peepal tree when the poacher misread the foot of Lord Krishna as a deer and hit from a distance.
  • This divined leela of Lord Krishna is immortalised by a beautiful temple and an ancient peepal tree.
  • The temple is known as Mahaprabhuji's Bethak, and
  • A tulsi tree has been planted in Lord Krishna's memory.
Location
  • 3.9 km from Somnath Railway Station
Timing
  • Sunrise to Sunset
Entrance Fee
  • Free
Restaurants nearby
  • Local eateries available
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