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Sawan Parikrama – Visiting Shiva Temples in Agra in Shravan Month

Visiting Shiva Temples in Shravan month is highly auspicious especially on Mondays (Somvar) in the month. Sawan Parikrama in Agra is the circumnavigation of four temples on foot for about 50 kilometers. The four temples are Rajeshwar Temple, Kailash Temple, Balkeshwar Temple and Prithvi Nath Temple. The Shravan Parikrama at Agra is held on the second Monday of Sawan month as per traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India.

Thousands of devotees join in the walk to these four temples. Those participating in the walk also undertake a fast on Mondays. The four temples are decorated and special pujas are conducted.