Shankar Math is placed in Mount Abu.Swami Maheshanand Giri Ji Maharaj had examine about a Shiva-Temple inside the Puranas that the Shivalinga in it become such that it wore the skin of a tiger and can be seen even without entering the temple. Since then he determined to construct such a temple. On finding the sort of stone, it turned into available in a mine close to Phalna.
Its length additionally, become so huge that a very huge Linga-Jalahari might be made which could be visible from a protracted distance. Swamiji determined to build the dome of the temple within the form of “Linga-Jalahari”, in order that searching on the temple dome could additionally suggest seeing Lord Shiva.
A devotion hall changed into also constructed along the temple. Outside partitions of the temple had been adorned with “Chheetar” stone from Jodhpur. The construction of the temple dome started out most effective after the stone for the Linga reached the vicinity of Garbhagraha room in a temple containing an idol as, it's far believed that Linga must now not input the temple from the door.