Shani Temple kokilavan kosi kalan mathura history,location,wiki details

Shani Deva the son of SURYA and a greatest teacher and well wisher for right persons while great punish-er for wrong once.Shani bhagwan also has a great importance in vedic astrology which considered him as a restrict-or and misfortune.Here we provide the story,location,history of GOD SHANI TEMPLE KNOWN AS KOKILAVAN DHAM

KOKILAVAN DHAM is a temple of SHANI bhagwan has a great importance in the history of religious city MATHURA .Large no.devotees from all parts of INDIA came here every Saturday especially and believe that KOKILAVAN DHAM temple is powerful and protect them from the transit of Shani and Shani mahadasha.


Surya and chhaya are the parents of Shani so he is also known as CHHAYAPUTRA. Shani and Yama the god of death are the brothers. The word shani also represent navgraha Saturn and seventh day Saturday .Saturn is a slow mover and complete a round of earth in 30 days.


Shani Dev temple or Kokilavan dham is located 10 km away from kosi kalan ,55 km away from Mathura and 110 km away from Delhi. Kokilavan is the place where Lord Krishna gave darshan to Shani Deva.Kokilavan is named because it is believed that at this place Lord Krishna appeared as koyal to gopies.


It is constructed in 20 acres area and have following tample in their compound.
-Shani Dev temple.
-Sri Dev bihariji temple.
-Gokulesh maharaj temple.
-Giriraj temple.
-Navgraha temple.
-Barkhandi baba temple.
-Two large pools.

The main attraction is Shani Deva temple having statue of LORD SHANI clothed black holding a sword,an arrow ,two daggers and mounted on crow act as Shani vahan represent the protector of property. Large no.of devotees came here every Saturday and bathed the statue and arrange Bhandaras upon fulfilling their wishes.


-Sri Shani temple Sita Ashram Road CHANDAUSI.
-Sri Shani Temple on NH2 Agra-Mathura road RUNUKTA AGRA.
-Sri Shani Temple Dilshad Garden Border GAZIABAD.
-Sri Shani Temple near Gang Nahar Bridge Merrut Road MODINAGAR
-Sri Shani Temple near Gang Towers GANGA NAGAR MERRUT.
-Sri Shani Temple at the bank of Gomati rivar DEVRAHA GHAT LUCKNOW.
-Sri Shani Temple near Old HANUMAN Mandir Old Aliganj LUCKNOW.


-At the time of birth when first time Lord Shani open his eyes Sun went to eclipse.
-It is also believe that after worship in Shani Temple all should bathed in near kund so that all misfortunes and afflictions are washed away.
-It is believed that when LORD KRISHNA born all Deva visited NANDGAON but MATA YASHODA denied SHANI to see him due to bad luck than Shani went o near forest and LORD KRISHNA gave darshan to him at this place.



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