form worship has assgned importance
to the aderation of bight Bhairavas
also. Kala Bhairavas is the forenio
among them. Skanda-purana has made
a mention of the temple of Kala
Bhairavas in it Avanti-khanda.
According to some antique tradition,
the follower of Kapalika and Aghora
seets used to worship Shiva or Bhairava.
Ujjain was also connected with the
pattern of worship developed by
these seets. People offer even liquor,
as a part of their worship, to Kala
It is said that a certain king named
Bhadrass got this temple constructed.
This must have been a great temple
during Paramar period. Paramar period
images of Shiva, Parvati,Vishnu
and Ganesh have been recovered from
this place. The temple has usually
been rebuilt with the remains of
the old temple.
Beautiful paintings of Malwa-style
once decorated the temple walls.
the temple to in right of the courtyard
is dedicated to Vittal and to the
left it is a Dharmashala.