Other Places To Visit
Tradition ascribes this to king Yayati, who performed sacrifice of
every type here, and the story goes that the water in the tank was
changed into dugdh, ghrit and madhu-milk, ghee and honey alternately
soon after the final one.
is a corrupt form of the word Kapisthal. It is recorded that Hanuman
was born here. In the month of Shravan, a big fair is held
attracting lakhs, for offering special poojas to Lord Hanuman and
also performing religious rites.
is famous for several temples, tanks and dharmasalas built in recent
times. It is said that Parasuram performed sacrifices
here, and so holds grip on the religionists.
story too is quite interesting to hear, and offer prayers also.
Janamejaya performed here a big Yagna to destroy snakes and relieve
the people of their fear. To ward off snake menace and the disasters
of bite, people throng here and offer prayers.
is situated near the Jind railway station. Puranas embody the fact
that Maha Vishnu appeared here as Varah to save the earth from
diabolical treachery of Hiranyaksha.