Dharamshala is such a beautiful hill station that admire the beauty of its natural view. This town is has many tourist attraction and religious places. Masroor Rock Cut Temple is one of the best attraction in this region of Kangra Dharamshala. As its name suggests, this is a temple complex that has been constructed t carving out monolithic rock in an intricate manner. This temple is dedicated to lord shiva, lord Vishnu and suras. This temple is said to have been associated with the mythological period of the Mahabharata and one of most visited site visited by hindus.
It is recommended that you must try to visit the masroor rock cut temple during shiv ratri so that you can enjoy the festival that the local people celebrate there in fun and frolic at the time. We recommend you to not visit this holy place in monsoon season because sudden and dangerous landslides that take place in Himachal Pradesh at that time due to heavy rainfall.
Masroor is located at the distance of 43 Km from Dharamshala. You can hire a cab from vacationhimachal to reach this ancient temple.
This temple is dedicated to lord shiva who is believe to have set foot on this holy ground. The idols of Ram, Sita and Laxman are also preset at the temple complex. There is water pool in the temple premises.
According to the history this temple had been built by the Pandavas of Mahabharata during the time of their exile.