India | Madhya Pradesh | Khajuraho

Matangesvara Temple

Also known as Mrityunjaya Mahadeo, Matangesvara Temple is situated at Khajuraho in the Chhatarpur District of Madhya Pradesh. The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Built entirely of sandstone, it enshrines an eight feet high shivling. The exterior and interior of the temple, as well as the pillars are without carvings but the ceilings are formed of overlapping concentric courses. Aartis are performed in the morning and the evening. Mahashivratri is the major festival celebrated here.

Updated on 21st July, 2005
District: Chhatarpur
Location: Khajuraho    


Copyright 2014 by Online Highways LLC. Enjoy some India trivia. Send Us Your Comments