Mamaleshwar temple is one of the holiest temples that have great religious value. It is in the name of Lord Shiva and Lord Ganesha. There are so many religious stories about this holy temple and this place. According to one of such stories, this place was the door to enter one of the Shiva's home, and once the lord Ganesha was Guarding there when Shiva was away from home, and Devi Parvati was bathing. Ganesh did not allow any god or goddess to enter the premises. Due to being unknown with who Shiva is actually, he tried stopping him too. Lord Shiva got angry and cut the head of Ganesha with his Trident.
This temple is however not so bigger as some other famous temples are, but the auspiciousness of this temple is equally greater than that of those other temples. This temple has the most auspicious and beautiful Shivlinga inside it. This holy temple is at a distance of around 1332 Km from Amarnath.