Category:Tigawa Temple

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Tigawa temple 
an early 5th century Hindu temple in Madhya Pradesh
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Location Katni district, Jabalpur division, Madhya Pradesh, India
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23° 41′ 25.08″ N, 80° 04′ 00.12″ E
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Tigawa temple (en); तिगवा (hi); Tigawa (de) kuil di India (id); an early 5th century Hindu temple in Madhya Pradesh (en); bâtiment en Inde (fr); Tempel in Indien (de) Tigwan Vishnu temple, Vishnu temple at Tigawa, Gupta era Tigawa temple, Tigowa temple, Tigaon temple, Kankali Devi temple, Tigawa, Jabalpur ancient Tigawa temple, Tigawa (en)

Tigawa Temple is one of the oldest known Hindu temple, dated c. 400-425 CE, in the village of Tigawa between Katni and Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh. It is dedicated to Vishnu, as well as reverentially displays Shiva and Shakti theology. A panel within the temple shows Kankali Devi, one of the Saptamatrikas (Seven mothers), and the temple is called Kankali Devi Temple or Kankali Mandir (not to be confused with Kankali temple in other towns such as in Bhopal).