Location: Shiva temple is situated at a distance of about one km from the Mall Road in Manali.
Description: Shiva Temple is also known as Sayali Mahadev Temple and it is dedicated to Lord Shiva. This temple is really beautiful and it is one of the main attractions for tourists in Manali. The Sayali Mahadev temple is an attractive structure made from wood and stone according to Himachal style. This sacred structure is said to be the dwelling place of Lord Shiva. This Hindu temple is large, magnificent and highly popular because of its rich history. Being located in a place far from the noise and pollution, this place is full of serenity. The railings on the entrance of this temple are made from wood and the floor is made from marble, which represents the Hindu art form. Shivling, which is a depiction of the Hindu deity Lord Shiva, is worshipped in this temple, which is surrounded by tall deodar trees, making it look more fascinating. Local people and pilgrims visit this temple during early morning and evening to worship Lord Shiva. It is believed that Lord Shiva is very kind-hearted and fulfils all wishes of a being who visits and worships at this place.
Activities: Tourists visit this temple from a long distance and the purity of this holy place gives peace to a person’s mind and soul.