Vishwanath temple of Guptkashi resembles the Kashi Vishwanath temple of Varanasi. This temple is built according to the architectural style of Himalayan region with stones and a slanting roof. As the name suggests, the temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva, “The Lord of the Universe” and it is located on the way to the holy land of Kedarnath.
At Vishwanath temple, one can see a wooden frame placed just above the tower that emblazons the Bhairava image. You may even hear stories about this temple being a place where Lord Shiva proposed Goddess Parvati for marriage. The temple has an aesthetic aura which holds you and you are filled with blissful energy that works like a bridge bringing you a bit closer to yourself. The people who travel to Kedarnath never fail to stop by and seek blessings from the Vishwanath temple, an incarnation of Lord Shiva.