Jyotirlingam

A Jyotirlinga or Jyotirlingam, is a devotional representation of the Supreme God Shiva. Jyoti means 'radiance' and lingam the 'Image or Sign' of Shiva; Jyotir Lingam thus means the Radiant Sign of The Almighty Shiva. There are twelve traditional Jyotirlinga shrines in India.

JyotirlingaPlace
1. Somnath Prabhasapattan, near Veraval, Sourashtra, Gujarat
2. Mallikarjun Shrishailya, Andhra Pradesh
3. Mahankal Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh
4. Omkar / AmaleshwarOmkar, Mandhata, Madhya Pradesh
5. KedarnathHimalayas
6. Bhimashankar Dakini region, Taluka Khed, District Pune, Maharashtra
7. Vishveshwar Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
8. Tryambakeshwar Near Nashik, Maharashtra
9. Vaidyanath (Vaijanath)Parli, District Beed, Maharashtra
10. Nagesh (Nagnath)Darukavan, Oundh, District Hingoli, Maharashtra
11. Rameshwaram Setubandh, near Kanyakumari, Tamilnadu
12. Ghrushneshwar (Ghrushnesh) Verul, District Aurangabad, Maharashtra