Girija Kund/Janak Kund

Girija Kund/Janak Kund

Girija Kund/Janak Kund

This kund is located near Janora village, in Faizabad on the Chaudah Koshi Parikrama marg in Faizabad, U.P. The kund was built by late Jalim Singh in 1700 AD. Mantreshwar temple dedicated to Lord Shiva is nearby. The temple opens 24hours on Akshaya Navami of Shukla Paksh. Fairs are being held here during Chaudah Kosi Parikrama (in Kartik month) & Panch Koshi Parikrama (11th day of Kartik month). Water of the kund is full of algal growth & not suitable for bathing.