Bawkhaleshwar Temple is the biggest temple and spacious temple in Navi Mumbai it is located at Pawne gaon village in Midc are in Navi Mumbai. The temple is built on an area of nearly 2000 sq.ft. Bawkhaleshwar temple is one of the well maintained and scenic place in Navi Mumbai which houses three temples namely Shiva, Ganpati & Devi Temple. The place is clean, peaceful and surrounded by natural beauty. You can see natural waterful in the rainy season and in the rainy season the water comes out of mountains and enter the temple’s pond which increases its beauty.
There is no entry fee for the temple.
How the Bawkhaleshwar temple came into existence:
As per locals, Nealy 15 years ago the honorable Naik family had found a stone in the shape of Lord Nandi and since then it was worshiped at the temple site. However, after Shri Ganesh Naik’s wife saw a dream, the leader decided to build a temple at the place. For the opening of Bawkahleshwar Temple to the public, an installation ceremony of the idols was performed at the hands of Bal Brahmachari Sukhdev Maharaj Bardikar. Maharaj arrived on a rath with the stone in the shape of Lord Nandi.