Prithudak Tirtha Pehowa

Publish Date : 04/07/2018

The tirath is located 28 kilometre away from Kurukshetra in Pehowa town. Amongst the tirthas in Kurukshetra on the bank of Sarasvati, Prithudak is considered to be the most important one. According to Mahabharata the tirath gives all the merits that one can attain from a tirtha. It is also mentioned in the Puranas that there was King named Prithud after whom this tirath was named. The king was known for his sacrifice and devotion to his father. Archaeologically speaking , the existing temple brick structures, paintings (Murals) and inscription dated back the time of Pratihar Mahendra Pal.