Dungeshwari Cave Temples155 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Bihar 823003, Gaya, India
- Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Cave, Family And Kids
Cave temples of Lord Buddha are famous all over the world. Strewn across the globe, each one of them is as significant as the other. Also known as the Mahakala caves, the Dungeshwari cave dates back to the 7th century.
Amongst the three Buddha caves, this one is the second one where Lord Buddha is said to have spent six years meditating, before the final realisation in Bodhgaya.
The temple displays impeccable statues of the Lord depicting this phase of his life. Along with the golden statue, the Dundeshwari Goddess also makes her presence felt here.
The locals know the temple by the name Sujata Sthan, named after a village woman according to legends. Visit this temple for its spiritual significance.
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95% of people who visit Gaya include Dungeshwari Cave Temples in their plan
10 AM - 11 AM
38.24% of people start their Dungeshwari Cave Temples visit around 10 AM - 11 AM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Dungeshwari Cave Temples
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Dungeshwari Cave Temples