The head office of lower Subansiri District situated 1500 meters above the sea level, Ziro is 167 Km from Itanagar. This Shiv Linga is self made having Sfatic as garland obviously which is 25 feet in length and 22 feet in width.
Ziro, a city in Arunachal Pradesh also known as Apatani plateau situated at an altitude of 5754 ft. above the sea level. There exist the world's biggest Shivling which has been exposed not long ago by the local of the state. Ziro is a tall town almost a level valley. This aim is great for picturesque with silently flowing river of Subansiri, Apatani, Nishi, Dafla and Miri and an ideal place for trekking and hiking.
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You can visit Shiva Lingam throughout the year.
Interesting facts about Shiva Linga
Shiva Linga is situated in the well known Sidheswar Nath Temple and was built in July 2004. This lingam has a tallness of 25 feet and a width of 22 feet. Tourist can see the stable flow of water from the base of the lingam. The temple has good-looking idol of Lord Ganesha and Goddess Parvati.
Happens to be one of the biggest Shiva linga unearthed in current time, Shiva Lingam in the Kardo Forest is the wonderful discovery of Mr. Prem Subha, who establish this 25 ft tall and 22 ft wide Shiva lingam while cutting a tree during the sacred month of Shravana. It is believed that the tree was on the verge of falling. Fortunately, nothing happen to the lingam, and the tree fall a few kilometers away. Suddenly something struck in his mind and realized that it was not a mere stone. It stood clearly able to be seen which appeal him to believe it as Shiva Lingam. One can see the traces of this antique Lingam in the 17th chapter of the ninth part (Nava Khand ke Satrahwa Adhyaya) edition 1893, where it mention that the tallest Shiva Lingam will show at a place which will be called Lingalaya. At the spot, one can not only notice the lingam but also the image of Goddess Parvati and Lord Ganesha with trunk turning leftward. One can also find the river passing by the base of the lingam.
At kardo forest a amazing Shiva Linga of Sidheswar Nath temple can be observe also the picture of Goddess Parvati and Lord Ganesh with trunk revolving leftward. It is also supposed that the goddess of water, the Ganga live with Lord Shiva. Therefore, the constant flow of water from the base of the Lingam can be seen clearly. The shivalinga is 25 feet high which makes it the tallest natural Shiva Linga in the world.