: This temple of Lord Shiva with its
lingam is one of the 12 Jyotirlingas in India.
It is also known as the shrine of Mahakaleshwara.
The temple has an idol of Omkareshwara Shiva consecrated
in the sanctum above the Mahakal Shrine. The temple
also has images of Ganesh, Parvati, Kartikeya
and Shiva's Bull, Nandi.
Bade Ganeshji Ka Mandir : There
is a sculpted image of Lord Ganesh, ion this temple,
close to the tank near Mahakaleshwar
Chintamani Ganesh : A temple of considerable antiquity
and a popular place of pilgrimage, the idol here
is believed to be self formed.
Bhartrihari Caves : According
to legend, the caves on the banks of the river
Shipra near Gadkalika Temple are where the great
scholar-poet Bhartrihari lived and meditated.
Harsiddhi Temple : Another Important
shrine with the image of Goddess Annapurna.
Kal Bhairava : The specialty
of this temple is its intricate paintings in the
Vikram Kirti Mandir : This Mandir
has the Scindia Oriental Research Institute, an
archaeological museum and an art gallery. Actually,
a cultural centre, it is dedicated to the memory
of King Vikramaditya - the much honoured King
Gopal Mandir : A sanctum inlaid
with marble and silver plated doors constitute
the main attraction of this temple.
Navagraha Mandir : The ruling
planets have always had an important place in
the Indian rituals and tradition. This temple
is dedicated to the nine ruling planets (Navagraha
means nine planets) It is located on the Triveni
Ghat of the Shipra river.