It is believed that Lord Sri Rama performed Aswamedha yaga at this placeafter killing Ravana. It is also said that this is the place where Goddess SitaDevi was accepted by Mother Earth. After Luv and Kush sons of LordSriRama got united with their father she vanished here.Hanuman Garhi in Naimisharanya is the place where Lord Hanuman aftergetting released Sri Rama and Laxmana from the clutches of AhiRavan,bought them on his shoulders from Pathal.It is the land of Naimisharanya where Lord Vedavyasa composed 4 Vedas, 6Shastras and 18 Puranas and preached Samaveda to his beloved disciple-Maharishi Gemini. This is where the Srimad Bhagavatam was spoken.Knowledge regarding the benediction of humans was imparted here alongwith the simplest and easiest methods of pooja (worship) and importance of Sri Sathyanarayana Vratha Katha. Place of Origin for Lord SriSathyanarayana Vratha Katha.Pandavas visited this place during their exile and Lord Balarama visited thisplace during his pilgrimage.
In Mahabharata it is said, “Anyone who fasts,
prays, and attains perfection at Naimisharanya finds happiness in all the
Tulasidas wrote Sri Rama Charitha Manas here.
(A special mention need to be made about this place in Naimisharanya)With the onset of the universe, 88,000 Saints and Sages went to LordBrahma and prayed him with the notion to know the ideal place foruninterrupted meditation, a place which will liberate one from all thedifficulties and sins, a place where one can get divine knowledge and forperforming spiritual rites for the welfare of the humanity.After hearing their prayers Lord Brahma told them that he would send hisdisc (called Manomaya Chakra) and it will direct them to the sacred spot.He also said that wherever its axis will fall, that particular place will be thefocal point of their sacred place for meditation. Having said this, He releasedhis Chakra and all the Saints followed its path.After completing several revolutions around the universe, finally the Chakrasettled at a deserted place and addressed the Saints that, this place which isdwelled on the banks of AdiGanga Gomati is free from all sins andcalamities. Moreover, any deed performed on this sacred place will give