The Temple of Trimbakeshwar is one of the 12 Jyotirlings in India and hold a lot of religious value of the Hindus. It is a famous pilgrimage destination visited by thousands of people every day. The deity of the temple is unique and is known to a swayambhu (Self Manifested). Another unique feature about the deity is that it has three faces, which indicate the three pillars of the Hindu Trinity called the Trimurti; namely The Creator Lord Brahma, The Preserver Lord Vishnu and The Destroyer Lord Shiva. The deity in the temple wears a crown studded with precious jewels which is said to have come the Pandavas from the epic Mahabharata. The Kushavartinside the temple complex is the place from where River Godavari takes course to the sea.