Famous For According to an epic there is a shivling where Lord Shiva sat and recieved the Godess Ganga i his matted locks.
Importance King Bhagirath worship here on a rock.This rock is known as "Bhagirath Shilla" which is situated near the temple.Gangotri is of immense importance to Hindus since it is the source of the holiest of the Hindu rivers, river Ganga.
Costructed By Gorkha General Amar Singh Thapa
Near By Cities Uttarkashi
Other Places Gauri Kund ,Gaumukh, Dev Ghat