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The Sphatik Shila is a historical place related with Lord Ram and Sita.It is located on the banks... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
pria s
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Kanpur, India
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Sphatik Shila

On the big Ek shila, there is Lord Rama/ Sita & one eyed Crow can be seen. Be careful large number... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
yatratri
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Bangalore District, India
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Mandakini River | Near Janaki Kund, Chitrakoot, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago

a normal rock on the riverside which is very smooth from the top is stated as being the one where once Sriram sat with Sita and Laxman and was making a garland of fresh flowers for her when Jayant, a son of Indra, came as...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Sphatik Shila is a historical place related with Lord Ram and Sita.It is located on the banks of river Mandakini.No doubt it is a beautiful place but it does not have washroom facilities and no system for disposal of waste.One can see polythene bags...More

Thank pria s
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Other than autos, one can easily walk from janaki kund for 2kms in the jungle to reach this spot. The baba there will explain the history of the stone place there. Caution: Beware of Monkeys

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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

On the big Ek shila, there is Lord Rama/ Sita & one eyed Crow can be seen. Be careful large number of monkeys are here. Beautiful tourist spot.

Thank yatratri
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

I went to Sphatik Shila. Sphatik Shila is a place with two massive rocks which are believed to have the footprints of Lord Rama and Goddess Sita. Sphatik Shila literally means crystal rock and is located amidst dense forests, close to Janki Kund on the...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

The sphatik shila is said to be the only slippery shila in chitrakoot . Lord ram and sita sat here when lord ram punished a crow with his bow. A small temple is also situated. Lots of fishes and monkeys can be seen and fed.

Thank Vinai A
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

A soft stone rock which is said to have the footprints of Ram and Sita when they were in exile. Matter of faith. Poorly maintained. If the filth and garbage from the river is cleared,it could have turned into a beautiful tourist spot.

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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Situated within city about 5 km from city centre. Must visit. 2 rocks with foot prints of Lord rama and story of jayant happened there

Thank vjymtwn
Reviewed 23 November 2017

The Crystalline rock on the banks of Mandakini river is supposed to have foot prints of Rama and hence highly revered.Sita and Rama are supposed to have rested on this rock when they were resting on Manakiniriver in Chitrakoot.The episode of Kakasura also supposed to...More

1  Thank KRAMA200
Reviewed 14 October 2017

It is believed that Rama and Sita were resting on this rock as they spent their time on the banks of river Mandakini. The episode of Kakasura (written in Sundara Kandam) took place here. The rock is extremely soft. We believe that nature adjusted itself...More

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