Bhartrihari Caves

BHARTRIHARI CAVES

These caves are situated just above the banks of Shipra River, near Gadkalika temple. According to popular tradition, this is the spot where Bhartrihari, who is said to be the step brother of Vikramaditya, lived and meditated after renouncing worldly pleasures. He is believed to have been a great scholar and poet. His famous works includes Shringarshatak, Vairagyashatak, and Nitishatak, are known for the exquisite use of the Sanskrit.

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