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Chhota Mahadeo

Pachmarhi, Pachmarhi 461001, India
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Lord Shiva's stay to hide from Bhasmasur...

It is a Lord Shiva temple in a natural cave with very narrow entry as you can see in images. It is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
imran k
via mobile
What a Cave !

A very narrow cave. Apart from experiencing the cave , monkey watching is an equally interesting... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
sivaglobal
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coimbatore
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Pachmarhi, Pachmarhi 461001, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a Lord Shiva temple in a natural cave with very narrow entry as you can see in images. It is believed that Lord Shiva stayed here to hide from Bhasmasur. If you watch Discovery channel and love to experience mysterious places, most welcome....More

Thank imran k
Reviewed 6 May 2017

A very narrow cave. Apart from experiencing the cave , monkey watching is an equally interesting experience

Thank sivaglobal
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Another cave temple in Pachmarhi this one is quite small and one has to squeeze between the walls to reach the temple proper. Nice views around.

Thank s_ramsam
Reviewed 7 January 2017

There are innumerable places dedicated to Lord Shiva in Pachmarhi. Chhota mahadeo (some call it Gupt mahadeo) is inside a cave near the Bada mahadeo temple. The cave is so narrow, only one person can pass at a time and you have to really squeeze...More

Thank shouches
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Place is very narrow and you need to move sideways to go inside and see Shiva temple. Group of 5 - 6 peoples are allowed inside at a time as there is no place inside to even turn if more people enters together.

Thank Binit A
Reviewed 26 May 2016

reaching is very difficult - only 4 persons can go at one time - so long ques. very small gap. have to walk 1/2 km to reach this cave

Thank DEVDEEPAK70
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Pachmarhi is a land of Bholenath.. All the attractions in Pachmarhi are somewhere dedicated to Lord Shiva.. This Chota Mahadev is also one of the temple of Lord Shiva in a very narrow Cave..Its very cool temperature in the cave because the water is continuously...More

1  Thank Veerensha
Reviewed 21 January 2016

A very narrow cave where you have to turn sideways to enter about 40 feet in to see the underground path through which Lord Shiva is supposed to have escaped. It is an interesting place.

Thank Shernaz D
Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

One of 3 natural caves of Mahadev which we visited in Pachmarhi. Very near to Mahadev cave. Very small trekking. Only 6-8 people can go inside the cave at a time. We were lucky that there was no huge queue during our visit.

Thank AnandG1982
Reviewed 3 December 2015

I could not see the place as there was a long line here. waited for half hour and then came back. be ready to wait for long. may be its worth. have ample time in hand if you are planning to visit

1  Thank HOMPRS
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