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Location : From Narnaul town just 8 kms away.
Famous for : Penance practiced by Chavan Rishi
Attraction : Shiva Kund & Chavan Shrine
Jyotisar is located in Kurukshetra inn Haryana. It is a place where ‘Gita’ was preached Lord Krishna. It is spread around 1.5 acres of area. The other attraction here is an Old Banyan Tree which is said to be around 5, 000 years old.
This place is recently renovated and is a place where the holy Bhagwat Gita took birth. There is a raised plinth where a banyan (Vat) tree stands. The land here is very important and sacred for Hindus as it is said to be a place where Lord Krishna gave a message to Arjuna in the evening at the battle of Mahabharata.
There is a marble Chariot built on this place where Lord Krishna is shown delivering the ‘Shrimad Bhagwat Gita’ (a message given during Mahabharata) to Arjuna and many people visit this place to see and experience that time of Mahabharata. There is an Old Shiva temple on the ground that can be seen.
The Banyan tree which is around more than 5, 00 years old that still stands tall. It is to be said that this was the Banyan tree under which Lord Krishna told the ‘Karma’ to Arjuna during the time of Mahabharata. The Lord Krishna showed his original image ‘Virat Swaroop’ as the Preserver, Destroyer and the Creator of this Universe and on his behest every human, every leaf, every event and every bud has moved.
Facilities for Devotees :
The site of Kurukshetra is been renovated by the Kurukshetra Development Board. There is a lake which is been created and is in a mango shape. There are covers are provided to take bath for women’s. There are enclosures and parapets of cement built for protection. There is a restaurant proposed to built for the convenience of pilgrims. The area around is been surrounded by the eucalyptus and flowering tress.