The Manu temple is dedicated to the sage Manu, who is believed to be the creator of the world and also the writer of Manusmriti. It is located in old Manali, at a distance of 3 kms from the main market. The Beas River adds to the attraction to this area.
The Manu temple is a stop for many tourists who wish to learn about Manu, the creator. It is said that Manu meditated at that place after stepping on earth. The historical background of the place is as intriguing as the structure. It is the only temple dedicated to Manu, therefore it is a must visit.