Brief History of this Temple
The temple was constructed during the reign of Kalachuri dynasty at the 10th century and was mainly made with local granite. Mughal invaders, later on, destroyed and deformed this temple.
Sculpture in this Temple
The Chausath Yogini Temple is placed on a hill top. One has to climb 150 plus steps to reach the temple. the temple looks beautiful in sunlight and inside the idols of the Mother Goddess and Lord Shiva lend a divine aura. The complex of the temple consists of 64 shrines in a circular motion, one for each yogini and the main shrine where Lord Shiva and his consort Goddess Parvati are seen riding on Nandi, the sacred bull. The design of the temple has been kept simple but the idols of yoginis are exquisitely carved, each one depicting a unique posture
Chausath Yogini Temple Jabalpur
Events related to this Temple
The nearest Bus stop is Jabalpur.
The nearest Railway Station is Jabalpur.
The nearest Airport is Jabalpur Dumna Airport