mandaar parvat

mandaar parvat Bihar raajya ke banka jila mein sthit chhota sa parvat hai. yeh Bhaagalpur shahar ke dakshin mein lagbhag 45 kimi ki doori par sthit hai. iski ooainchaai lagbhag 700 feet (21 meter) hai. yeh ek prasiddh teerth sthal hai. iske shikhar par do mandir hain, ek hindu mandir aur doosra jain mandir.

hindu pauraanik kathaaon mein ise mandaraachal (mandar + achal = mandar parvat) kaha gaya hai aur isi ko mathani banaakar samudra manthan kiya gaya tha.

is parvat ke paas mein hi 'paapaharani' sarovar hai kiske beech mein sthit mandir mein lakshmi aur vishnu viraajamaan hain.