District : Thakurgaon
Upazila : Ranisankail
This Goraknath temple is the ancient religious place of the Naths among Hindus. This ancient temple is situated in the village of Nekmorad in Ranisankail upazila of Thakurgaon district. The temple is surrounded by walls. Its beauty can not be understood from the wall outside. However, when entering the visitors, visitors are easily fascinated by seeing the temple's construction techniques. There is a well in the premises of the temple, it is known as Gorqui well. The water of the well remains in the same height throughout the year, which is why the Nathists regard the water of the well as holy water. There are several other beautifully temples around the temple. One of the temples is Mahadev Mandir and the other two are Shiva Mandir and Kali Mandir. The construction techniques of the temples, especially the upper domed pinnacle of the temple, are an exceptional construction technique. It is believed that the temple was built sometime in the ninth century or near. The fair is organized every year for the temple.
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