to Matsy-purana this is celebrate
as the birth place of Mars. The
Mangalagrah. Shipra river presents
a beautiful vice in front of the
temple. Devoteed specially visit
the temple in large number on Tuseday.
Located on a hillock the place represents
the highest point in the area. In
ancient times the place was famous
for a clear view of Mars. Ujjain
was an important centre for astronomical
studeies. This place-traditionally
knows for its suitability for astronomical
readings of Mars continues to hold
it’s religious importance.
Image of Mahadeva offered worship
in this temple.