A fair is organized every year on 15th June at Kainchi Dham in Nainital. The foundation day of the temple is celebrated on this day. On this day lakhs of devotees come here to visit Neem Karauri Maharaj.
The devotees of Neem Karauri Baba are not only in the country but also abroad. Neem Karauri Maharaj is also called the incarnation of Hanuman ji. Many miraculous tales of Baba compel people to visit him.
Where is Kainchi Dham located
Kainchi Dham is located about 65 km from Nainital in the state of Uttarakhand. The popularity of Neem Karauri Baba (Neem Karauli) of Kainchi Dham is all over the world. It is said that Baba Neem Karauri came here for the first time in the year 1961 and in 1964 he built an ashram, which is known as Kainchi Dham.
Why is Kainchi Dham popular?
Baba Neem Karauri was an exclusive devotee of Hanuman ji. After worshiping Hanuman ji, he got miraculous accomplishments. This is the reason why the people of Kainchi Dham consider him an incarnation of Hanuman. Although Baba Neem Karauri lived very simply and did not allow any devotee to touch his feet.
Big celebrities have come to Kainchi Dham
Baba Neeb Karauri is not only popular in the country but also abroad. There are 108 ashrams of Baba Neem Karauri all over the world. Kainchi Dham is the largest among these ashrams. Many other foreign celebrities including India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Hollywood actress Julia Roberts, Apple founder Steve Jobs and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg are also devotees of Baba.
It is believed that Baba Neem Karauri used to come to Kainchi Dham during the summer days. He loved this place very much. Later Hanuman temple was built here. There is also a huge and very lively idol of Baba Nib Karauri along with the idols of other deities in the Hanuman temple. When you watch, you just keep watching.
The name Kainchi Dham got its name due to the scissor-shaped turn
Due to the sharp and scissor-like bend of the mountains, this place was named Kainchi Dham. Hearing the miracles of Baba, people from all over the world definitely come to visit a holy place like Kainchi Dham. This Dham falls on the way from Haldwani to Gairsain, so the unique beauty of this temple attracts your attention again and again while on the way.