Jakhoo Temple Shimla is an acient Temple of Lord Hanuman dedicated to Hindu Diety .
Jakhoo temple is situated at east to The Ridge Shimla at distance of 2.5 Km / 1.3 Miles at height of 8800
Above sea level . You can reach to temple by feet (steep height) and way goes to temple behind Chruch . You can hire a pony / horse or a taxi to the temple .
It is said that Lord Hanuman Stayed at this place for rest when he was in a search of Sanjivini booti for revival of Lakshman in the Epic Ramanyna .
There is a Statue of Hanuman and It is world's tallest Statue of Lord Hanuman and it was opened for Public in 2010 .
Tallest Statue of Hanuman (height 108 Feet long)
At arrival of the temple , There is a sign for visitors to beware of monkeys and take care of personals belongings as temple is dedicated to Lord of Monkeys . At the temple ,before entering visitors needs to remove their shoes and put them in shoes room. Place is very holy and gives a panoramic view of all adjecent vallyes around this hill .