Nagesh Maharudra temple is yet another Siva temple in Bandora village in Ponda. . This temple also houses Lakshmi Narayana and Ganesha shrines. The temple was built in 1780 AD
Nagesh Lingam here is a swayambhu( self.-manifestation) believed to have miraculous powers.
The history of the temple is not known. This temple was left untouched during the religious persecution by the Portuguese rulers. There are inscriptions in the temple which throws light on the antiquity of the temple. The mandapam in front of the temple has intricate wooden carvings which depict various stories from Hindu epics.
Shri Nagesh Maharudra temple is situated on Fermagude-Kavalem-Ponda road.
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How to reach: Nearest railway station Madgaon . Ponda is 16 Kms. from the railway station.
Dabolim is the airport in Goa.Accommodation - Most of the temples have accommodation facilities for the community members. Budget and luxury hotels are available here.