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Kal Bhairav Temple

on the banks of the Shipra River, Ujjain, India
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on the banks of the Shipra River, Ujjain, India
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Reviewed yesterday

if you will visit first time carry a wine bottle with you.you will face unique experience at this temple. awesome place to visit.

Thank Sunil R
Reviewed yesterday

Temple Visit was smooth, people buy Liquor as offering which is sold just outside the temple with Flower Baskets, You offer your prayers to God and come back fast, for us it was less than 20 minutes as their was no rush of devotees. Out...More

Thank Rahul S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting landmark in indicating a unique mythological significance. Visited a nearby restaurant which offered Laddu and Bafla. Best place for taste-buds.

Thank Sovil K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is definitely an unique temple where liquor is offered to the deity. The liquor is poured in a saucer and kept in front of the mouth opening (small slit) of the deity and soon the liquor disappears into the slit. The remaining liquor is...More

Thank Sumithran
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The current temple was built over remnants of an ancient temple, believed to have been built by one king named Bhadrasen. It has been mentions in Avanti Khanda of the revered Skanda Maha Purana. Due to Maratha rule during those period, the structure shows some...More

Thank samsamal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A religious place for Hindus and the among main temples of Ujjain,a big temple and visit for religious attitude,you may take pictures anywhere and you feel a good ambience here,a religious ambience,जय महाकाल-जय काल भैरव--SSS----

Thank sssdgn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While visiting Mahakaleshwar Temple in Ujjain, one must not miss the Kaal Bhairava Mandir, which is loccated on the banks of Shipra river. Again, this temple also has rich mythological history behind it.

Thank GrannyMaa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this place to see the liquor absorbing deity but there is nothing unusual as the liquid seeps inside the idol and is probably collected somewhere beneath. As an offering,yes it is unique but nothing surprising. One of the places to visit in Ujjain...More

Thank Haridas M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked tata magic for around 400 rs which showed us all temples around Ujjain. Kaal bhairav temple is quite old and popular. We offered liqor to god as prasad. There were lot of langoors outside temple to which you can feed eatables like banana,...More

1  Thank chiragca
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Kal-Bhairav one of the Gana of Lord Shiva with in the Ujjain is an ancient temple. Very neat and clean temple is vast in area. In the prasad, Liquor is served. The Pujari actually serves the Liquor in saucer near the mouth of the...More

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26 April 2017|
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Response from deveshcshukla | Reviewed this property |
U don't have to perform any specific Pooja there.just go there and come back.but just make sure if u r going with older people or children then make sure to keep enough water with you as it would be very hot there.
Sudhir Kumar A
1 March 2017|
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Response from Dharmendra S | Reviewed this property |
This offering disappears in front of your eyes and where it goes is a mystery
Shivaji G
18 July 2016|
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Response from sksaraff | Reviewed this property |
As such no general timings one can visit anytime