Janak Temple

Janak Temple

The Janak temple is located on the northwest corner of Dhanush Sagar. This temple is one of Janakpurdham’s ancient temples. The Janak, Sunaina, Sita, Lakshminidhi, and other deities are worshipped by visitors. Although the Janak temple is extremely small and it was built by General Amar Singh Thapa in BS. 1839 after the earth-quake of BS. 1990. It was re-built in 1994. According to one belief, this statue is not broken, but the statue’s stone shape looks like this. It has been worshiped by ancestors. It

is believed that the statue of Sita was found in Gangasagar during the renovation of the pond in 2002. According to religious belief, this is the place where Shiva Dhanush (bow) was kept. Hindu tourists gather here daily.