Shyamji Sanka Temple-Narsinghgarh

Shyamji Sanka Temple-Narsinghgarh

A Sanka is a small village situated near the river Parvati and is about 5Km from Kotra , once its tehsil headquarter of Rajgarh State. Each year in the month of magh a mela is held here and is known as Shyamji-ka-mela.The famous temple of Shyamji was built in the memory of the king Sangram Singh (Shyam Singh) by his wife Bhagyawati in the 16-17th century, the king died in an encounter with a mughal soldier of Haji Wali. The temple is protected by the state govt. . It has beautiful paintings on the wall reflecting the Malwi & Rajashthani effects, the beautiful and well carved stones & bricks were used to construct the temple.

 

Photo Gallery

  • sanka temple view
  • sanka rock painting
  • sanka side view

How to Reach:

By Air

Nearest airport is Bhopal 90km

By Train

Nearest railway station is Biaora 30km

By Road

Connected by road on NH 46