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The Cave of Mangueshi

The Cave of Mangueshi, a small single cell rock-cut cave, is located 1 km from Mangueshi in Ponda taluk of North Goa District. The cave has neither pillars nor verandah, but there is a square lateritic pitha with a yoni which is intended to insert shivlinga. It is assumed to be a shivalaya belonging to the 5th century. Mangueshi is about 23 km away from Panaji.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: North Goa


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