Distance from the national capital Delhi-1830km by rail via
Distance from the state capital Patna-175km by road via Gandhi setu By boat crossing via Pahlezaghat /Gaighat and Sonpur 80kmPINCode-841301STDCode
O6152 HASL-150’ RRIVER-Gandak,Daha
APPROACH-The site is about 30 km SW away from the district headquarter Siwan
near Chainpur and Siswan in Mehadapur village near northen boarder of Saran district.It can be approached both by railways and roadways. From the rest of the
country Nearest railway station is Duraundha about 8km from the site onMuzaffarpur Gorakhpur rail line.
LANGUAGE-Hindi and Bhojpuri LODGING-Dharamsala,rest sheltr of temple campus and hutment hotels.FOOD-Bhojpuri style Satu litti chokha and rice pulse sabji bhujia Chura dahi etc.DRINK-Sweet water is available for drinking purposes.
As per requirementLOCAL TRANSPORT—Auto rickshaw,Cycle rickshaw and
Horse carts or tam tam are available for local movement.
ABOUT THE SITE—The site a temple of lord Shiva n the name of Mahendranath
Is gorgeous and beautiful.It has its own historical and archaeological values.It has
Got its name mention in Shivpuran and Padm puran.The temple was renovated and constructed by King Mahendra of Nepal who got his skin disease cured by bathing
In the pond of the area.The pond was offered an area of 52 bighas and made pucka
By him.The temple has statues of goddess Parwati and Batuk Bhairo also.People from far and wide come to worship lord Shiv and godess Parwati with water of
The pond. And take bath in the Bawan bigha pond to get cured of their skin diseases.
GUIDE-Distrct information office.
REMARK-Water of the pond should be anaysed and examined for its medicinal values.