Ramling Temple in Sangli district of Maharashtra is a very old and beautiful cave temple.
The temple structure is very old and the main deity is a Shivalinga inside the cave. This Shivalinga is believed to be installed here by Sree Rama during his 14 year life in the forests. It is also believed that Sree Rama worshipped this idol at that time.
The caves are wet always with water dripping from the cave walls all the time. The quantity of water coming into the cave does not increase or decrease even during rainy seasons.
The source of water in the cave is not identified till now. The structures around this temple are very old, dates back to centuries. The temple is located on a hill near Sangli.
Ramlinga temple pond
Old buildings near ramlinga temple
Ramlinga temple hill
Old structures ramlinga temple
Temple on way to ramlinga temple
Tree near ramlinga temple entrance
Sivalinga as worshipped by lord ram inside cave
Old ramlinga temple
Ganpati idol inside the caves
Path to ram temple
On way to ramalinga temple
Stone nandi structures outside caves
Entrance to ramlinga temple near kolhapur
Old ram temple entrance
Centuries old pathway