Bhimashankar Jyotirlinga Temple is an antiquated sanctuary of Lord Shiva,Situated in the Ghat locale of the Sahyadri slopes close to the wellspring of the waterway Bhima stream. The thick backwoods encompassing the high ranges are a residence uncommon types of widely varied vegetation and gives a magnificent perspective of the river,valley and slope station.
Bhimashankar is the 6th Jyotirling in the arrangement of Dwadasha Jyotirlingas. The sanctuary is extremely old and encompassed by a picturesque nature with green woodland. The place is completely encompassed by thick backwoods which is additionally considered as the untamed life asylum by Indian Government. This slope locale is called Sahyadri and arranged at a separation of 125Kms from Pune. This timberland is additionally called Khed. The sanctuary is situated at Dakini slope (Shikharam). Nana Padnis of Peshwa kingdom has enhanced this place, as it were, and fabricated the excellent sanctuary.