Goa is only two district state which smallest state of the India country. Goa state has 67% Hindu and 24% Christian religion people. Goa state was colony of the Portuguese from 1510 to 1961. So Goa state has lots of churches and temples. Goa state also is famous for its hundreds years old temples. Its some most important temples are Mahadev Temple, Tambdi Surla, Mangueshi Temple, Mandodari temple, Vijaydurga temple, Vimleshwar temple, Shree Mahalasa, Shree Betal temple, Kamakshi temple, Parshuram Temple and Bhagvati temple.
Mahadev Temple Tambdi Surla: It is an oldest temple of the Goa state which was built in 12th century by Hemdari which was minister of the King Ramachandra. This temple is dedicated to lord Shiva. It is located near of the Tambdi Surla in Bhagwan Mahaveer Sanctuary and Mollem National Park. It is just 65 kilometers far from Panaji city capital of the state in south Goa district. This temple was survived from invader of the Portuguese because it located in remote forest area. Daily several people come visit it from all over world.
Mangueshi Temple: Shri Mangeshi temple is placed in Mangeshi village in Ponda taluk, north Goa district which is just 21 kilometers far from Panaji capital city. Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Orilnal temple was destroyed by Portuguese in 1543 which was located in Kushasthali Cortalim village. New present teple is built by Maratha ruler in 1890 at Mangeshi village.
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