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Sas Bahu Temple

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Address: Near Gwalior Fort, Gwalior, India
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Sheer architectural brilliance!

The pair of temples made of sandstone were built by King Mahipala of the Kachchhwaha dynasty. It’s name is derived from Sahastra-bahu, another name of the ‘thousand-armed’ Lord... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Just another temple. Nothing great archeologically or architecturally.shoddy work again by ASI. Can finish it in five minutes.

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Noida, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The pair of temples made of sandstone were built by King Mahipala of the Kachchhwaha dynasty. It’s name is derived from Sahastra-bahu, another name of the ‘thousand-armed’ Lord Vishnu. As per the folklore, the wife of the king was a devotee of Lord Vishnu while her daughter-in-law worshipped Lord Shiva. Thus, ultimately two temples were built, one after the another.... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a so so beautiful temple situated near Gwalior fort on the Beautiful Hills. The temple doesn't mean about the Relation about Mother-in-law and Daughter-in-law relation as this sounds in the Hindi. The temple is named after a God who had 100 hands.

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Nashik, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A little away from the main Gwalior fort area stand the imposing twin temples of Saas (mother-in-law) and Bahu (daughter-in-law) built sometime in the 14th century. Both are Vishnu temples. The temple of Saas keeping in mind her status 😜 is much bigger in size and has intricate carvings all around !!! One is left amazed at the craftsmanship &... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two temples that are within the fort walls. Beautiful sculptures in both the temples mainly in the inside of the temple. The outside structure is also very beautiful

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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Gwalior Fort its excellent place for visit and very Peacefully We regularly visit many time in gwalior fort Gurudwara Sahib Light and sound program gujri mahal saas bahu ka mandir many caves etc

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Pune, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

It's a beautiful temple and if you are visiting Gwalior fort then please make it a point to visit this temple. It's little away from the palace but please don't miss it.

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India
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The temple is located near the Gwalior fort and is a wonderful place to visit. Its name doesn't sound very inviting, but the architecture and the sculptures on the walls of the temples are absolutely wonderful. The restoration of the temples has been done wonderfully, even though both the main garbagriha's which are the main sanctums have been lost due... More 

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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The architecture especially the layout is similar to khajuraho temples. The hard stone used for sculptures has preserved the initial beauty to this day. Quiet a few steps so be careful.

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Thank Rashmi R
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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Two temples.. one for daughter in law and other one is mother in law.. when you will reach here you fell very peace

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