Manali is known for ancient temples.The charm of Manali's history lies in the various myths with the legendary law giver of ancient India, Manu. It is believed that, Manali is the place where the ark of Manu found its resting after a great flood. Manali, which literally means the abode of Manu, has got remarkable significance in the ethnic culture and tradition of India.
The Gaurishankar Temple Manali is a small temple located in the village of Jagatsukha, Kullu District, Himachal Pradesh.It is an ancient temple built during the 8th century in Shikhara style.
Basheshwar Mahadev Temple Manali is dedicated to Lord Shiva.Also called as Visveshvara Mahadev, this ancient temple is built in 8th century and is the largest of all the stone temples in Kullu.
Hadimba Temple Manali is one of the major tourist places in Kullu Manali.The temple is surrounded by a cedar forest at the foot of the Himalayas.Hadimba temple is dedicated to Goddess Hadimba locally known as the Doongri Mata.
Manu Temple Manali is situated in the old township of Manali just 3 kms away from the main market.The temple is dedicated to the Indian sage Manu, who is said to be the creator of the world and the writer of Manusmriti.