Bhuteshwar Mahadev Temple


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Bhuteshwar Mahadev Temple Overview

Ranked 15 of 28 sightseeing in Mathura

Bhuteshwar Mahadev Temple is one of the oldest temples of Mathura, which is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The presiding deity of Lord Shiva is referred to as Bhuteshwar Mahadev.

The sanctum of this temple measures around 100 sq. m in area. It is believed that Lord Shiva came to Braj and resided as the protector of Lord Krishna's abode, Sri Vrindavan Dham.

The temple also encompasses the cave of Patal Devi, who was worshipped by King Kansa. In the month of Sawan, during five Mondays, the temple is thronged by many devotees.

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  • Best Time: During DayLength of visit: Below 1hr
  • Length of visit: 2-3hrsBest Time: During Sunrise
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Operating hours

Monday - Friday:
6:00 AM -7:00 PM
6:00 AM -7:00 PM
6:00 AM -7:00 PM
Public Holidays:
6:00 AM -7:00 PM

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Temple of Lord Shiva

Bhuteshwar Mahadev Temple of Mathura is one of the Shaivite Temples Of Mathura. The presiding deity here is Lord Shiva who is also known as Bhuteshwar Mahadev. This temple faces to the east and comprises of a Shiva Linga which is believed to protect the western part of Mathura. Besides this temple, there is also a temple devoted to Patalesvari Devi, wife of Lord Bhuteshwar. We hired a taxi from Vrindavan for Sight seeing in Mathura. The owner told that taxi will park at janmbhoomi and you have to go here by Rickshaw because it is a narrow and Bazaar Road but driver took via other main road direct to footrest of temple. So be aware.It was early morning and not a Monday so we have a nice Pooja-darshan. A visitable place of Mathura especially for followers of Lord Shiva.

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Photos of Bhuteshwar Mahadev Temple

Bhuteshwar Mahadev Temple , Mathura
Goparam view
Bhuteshwar Mahadev Temple , Mathura
Lord Shiva statue inside the temple
Bhuteshwar Mahadev Temple , Mathura
Outside view of the temple