Dedicated to Lord Shiva; known as Neelakanteswara.
The massive temple is famous as a specimen for the 11nth Century Paramara art and architecture. Besides it has many features that resemble the architecture of Khajuraho temples.
The temple is built on a lofty platform in such a way that the first rays of Sun rays fall on the Shivalinga throughout the year.
The temple is about 90 kilometers from Sanchi.