Baba Garibnath Temple is the religious attractions in Muzaffarpur and certainly one of the most famous Lord Shiva temples in the town. There is a story associated in the foundation of this temple, which is often said and heard by the locals of Muzaffarpur who are staying by the temple. The story says that there was a landlord in prehistoric time who owned this piece of land where Baba Garibnath Temple is situated today. Also in the same premises of the temple, there was a huge Banyan tree which provided shade and relief to who use to stop at this place. Due to the bad financial condition of this person, he had to sell his house to another person.