• Pataleshwar Cave Temple

    Place To Visit Pune

    Pataleshwar Cave Temple


    Place To Visit


    Pune

    Pataleshwar Cave Temple

    The Pataleshwar Temple is significant to Hinduism and is frequented by pilgrims and travellers. The ancient temple's wall is adorned with a stunning array of sculptures and small drawings.



    Why to visit this place

    One of the oldest buildings in the city, Pataleshwar Caves were built in the seventh century. They are also known as the Bhamburde Pandav Cave Temple or the Panchaleshwar Temple. Lord Shiva is honoured in the three cave sanctums that make up the temple. Pataleshwar, which translates to "God of the Underworld,"

    The temple's intricate inscriptions, museums, and architectural puzzles, in addition to its extensive historical history, instantly draw people from all over the world.

    Being carved out of a single rock, the structure is an architectural wonder. One of the temple's most prominent characteristics are the enormous pillars that support the building.

    Particularly for those who are captivated by history and architecture, the symmetry of these columns is lovely and is a fantastic opportunity for capturing images. The environment seems like it belongs in an action movie about a treasure quest.

    The major temple caves' walls feature tales from Indian mythology. A few architectural features have been maintained in the large cave complex, which has been converted into a garden.

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    What attractions are near Pataleshwar Cave Temple?

    Attractions near Pataleshwar Cave Temple: (0.07 km) LYKKE.travel (0.33 km) Surya Mukhi Gurudutt Mandir (0.49 km) Vishrambaug Samaj Mandir

    What restaurants are near Pataleshwar Cave Temple?

    Restaurants near Pataleshwar Cave Temple: Mayur Restaurant & Bar, Shiv Sagar and Rajhuns Hotel

    What hotels are near Pataleshwar Cave Temple?

    Hotels near Pataleshwar Cave Temple: La Femme Boutique Residences, Sanman Hotel and Hotel Residence

    How to reach Pataleshwar Caves?

    To get to Pataleshwar Temple, just grab a cab or taxi from here. In addition to taxis and cabs, there are bus services that run from the Pune Airport to Shaniwar Wada, where you can board one to get to Pataleshwar Cave Temple.

    When is the ideal time to visit Pataleshwar Caves?

    The best time to visit Pataleshwar Cave Temple is between the months of October and March. The weather is pleasant during this time with few to no showers, making it ideal for exploring the stunning cave temple.




    Special Tip:

    To honour a temple's etiquette, visitors are encouraged to dress appropriately. It should be treated equally because many Hindus also use it as a place of worship. It is not acceptable to loiter within or close to the cave or defecate inside




    Location

    Open Time : 6:30 AM TO 8:30 PM

    Entry : free

    Address : pataleshwar cave temples, Jangali Maharaj Road, Revenue Colony, Shivajinagar, Pune, Maharashtra, India

    Website : https://www.maharashtratourism.gov.in/

    By Shobhna J.

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