An initiative by Baba Neeb Karori Ji Maharaj, the Sankat Mochan temple is one of the most popular religious attractions in Shimla that not only brings pilgrims in abundance, but also tourists of all age groups. Near about 5 km from Shimla, the Sankat Mochan temple has made its placement amidst the lush green forests of a tranquil topography. Named after one of the synonyms of Lord Hanuman, the charming temple complex houses various small temples of Lord Rama, Hanuman, Shiva and the creator Baba Neeb Karori Ji himself.
The best thing about Sankat Mochan temple is the meditative atmosphere that gets heavenly due to the emerald meadows in the surroundings and the majestic mountains in the back. For the convenience of tourists, serious efforts have been pulled in maintaining the cleanliness of the premises. In addition, pilgrims are even offered Prasad, which is also known as Langar at a huge hall in the temple complex. Besides, it also has an Ayurvedic clinic for the tourists traveling here.