Sri Mahamrityunjaya Mahadev Temple is an ancient temple situated in the complex of the Jageshwar Temple. The east facing temple of the Hindu Lord Shiva is renowned for its Shiva lingam, which is considered to ward off death. This unique lingam has a unique opening in the shape of an eye. It is believed that recitation of the Mahamrityunjaya Mantra clears off all the negativity from an individual. This mantra is considered extremely powerful and effective as it removes illness, fear, and other evil effects from an individual.