Hanuman Mandir, Allahabad#Temple
Hanuman Mandir is located near Allahabad Fort is a unique temple. Tourists visiting the temple can witness a huge idol of Hanuman, which is 20 feet long and 8 feet wide. It is famous for being the only temple where Lord Hanuman is seen in a recline posture. An interesting fact about the temple is it gets submerged when the water level of the Ganges rises up. The mythical story regarding the Hanuman Temple in Allahabad says that the water of the river Ganges rises to touch the feet of the Lord Hanuman’s idol. According to mythology, it is believed the rise in the water level of river Ganges is because the river wants to touch the feet of Lord Hanuman.