Koteshwar192 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Shiv Sadan, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids, Architecture
The Koteshwar Temple is located in the city of Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh. It is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple is not a popular tourist destination but is very popular among the local people. It was built many years ago and comprises of a huge campus with the main shrine along with a few subsidiary shrine. Apart from the prime deity, the other temples are also dedicated to various Hindu gods.
The temple was vandalized and the idol of Lord Shiva was broken down into pieces during the rule of the Mughals when they started destroying all Hindu monuments and temples. It was later renovated and restructured by Maharaja Shrimant Jayji Rao Scindia of the Scindia dynasty who was the then ruler and a devotee of Lord Shiva. He also built 69 other temples dedicated to Lord Shiva apart from this one.
Koteshwar Travel Tips
- Recommended time to visit is during the daytime.
- Footwear is not allowed inside the temple.
- Photography is strictly prohibited inside the temple.
How to Reach Koteshwar
- The nearest railway station is the Gwalior Train Junction.
- The nearest airport is the Maharajpur Air force Base Airport.
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38.32% of people who visit Gwalior include Koteshwar in their plan
2 PM - 3 PM
54.17% of people start their Koteshwar visit around 2 PM - 3 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Koteshwar
91.3% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Koteshwar