The Baijnath Temple a temple which is almost 1000 years old and is located in Baijnath town of kangra in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. This is considered to be an ancient temple of the Hindu God, Lord Shiva. As per the legends people believe that during the Treta Yug, the demon Ravana wanted powers which would make him very strong, he worshipped Lord Shiva in the Kailash. Similarly for pleasing the almighty he even offered his ten heads in the havan Kund. Lord Shiva was very happy with this deed of Ravana and he not only got back the ten heads to Ravana but also blessed him with powers of impregnable and immortality.
The towns of Palampur Kangra and Joginder Nagar in in the Mandi district are the neighboring towns. The festival of Dussehra is celebrated in the town of Bajinath. One more fascinating feature about this town of Baijnath is that one cannot find any shops of goldsmiths in this city.