Pavagadh Hills

Pavagadh Hills

Gujarat

This famous temple of Kali Mata is one of the Shaktipeeths of the mother. Shaktipeeth is called those places of worship where Mata Sati's limbs fell. Pavagadh Mahakali temple built in Panchmahal district of Gujarat is one of the most important places of the state in terms of mythological, historical, religious and tourism. The special thing here is that here is the idol of south-south black mother, which is considered to be of great importance in Tantric worship.

Many historical and religious secrets are associated with the Pavagad Kali temple, which make this place even more special. Some things are connected with Lord Rama's son Love-Kush, then some sage Vishwamitra. Let us now tell you stories related to Pavagadh - hence the name of this place is a story prevalent in the name of Pavagadh-Pavagadh. It is said that it was almost impossible to climb on this inaccessible mountain in a time. Due to the surroundings of the trenches all around, the wind speed too is very high on every side, so it is called Pavagad or the place where the wind is always inhabited. In the foothills of the Pavagadh hills, there is Champanari Nagar, which Maharaja Vanraj Chavda settled in the name of his wise minister.

Pavagad hill starts from Champaner. The machi mansion at an altitude of 1471 feet. To get to the temple, ropeway is available from Machi Mansion. From here, it takes about 250 stairs to reach the temple on foot.