About Jata Shankar Cave
The cave houses stone structures resembling Sheshnag- a snake with hundred heads mentioned in the Hindu mythology and it is believed that Lord Shiva hid himself from Mahisasur who is another Mythological character inside the cave.
As you enter the cave you will witness a natural Shiva Lingam which is worshipped by devotees from around the country as it sits under the shadow of a huge rock. Jata Shankar Cave is one of those Pachmarhi tourist places which hold a unique experience for everyone.
Timing: 7 AM to 7 PM on all days of the week.
Entry Fee: Free of cost.
Location:Jatashankar Rd, Pachmarhi, Madhya Pradesh 461881
Suggested time required: An hour and a half.
Distance from Pachmarhi Bus Stand: Approximately 1.5 KM.
Besides the widely celebrated temples and monuments belonging to the bygone ages, there are countless caves in Madhya Pradesh to ignite your curiosity.