Kal Bhairava Temple is located near Bhairogarh
in Ujjain District
of Madhya Pradesh
. It is said to have been built by king Bhadrasen on the banks of Shipra River
This ancient temple is dedicated to Kal Bhairava, the chief among the eight Bhairavas. The worship of Kal Bhairava is a part of Shaivite tradition, mainly by the Kapalika and Aghora sects.
The striking feature of the Kal Bhairava Temple is its exquisite paintings in Malwa style, only traces of which are noticeable.