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Pandava Gufa (Pandav Caves), Pandava Village, Dang

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January 15, 2016
Information regarding Pandava Gufa (Pandav Caves), Pandava Village, Dang. Pandava Gufas is remote trekking location deep inside the Dangs, Gujarat. Pandava Caves are near Don Hill Station. The trek to Pandava Caves starts from Anjani Kund. Place is best enjoyed in monsoon.
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Anjan Kund: The Parvat Where Hanumanji Was Born

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June 16, 2015
Anjani Kund (or Anjani Parvat) is a village near Ahwa related to various mythological stories. The villagers of Dang district believe that Lord Hanumanji was born in a cave of the Anjani mountain. Dang area was known as 'Dandkaranya - દંડકારણ્ય' in the Ramayana period. Shabari Dham proves this claim. I paid a quick visit to the place in this summer. Reached there in the middle of noon, so there were no visitors. No water in the river or in the kund. Took a few photos, talked with one resident of the Anjani village and...
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Shabari Dham Temple, Subir, Ahwa – The Story of Lord Rama, Ber & Shabari

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June 14, 2015
Shabari Dham is a popular mythological destination on a hill, Chamak Dungar, near Subir village on Ahwa - Navapur road in the Dang district. Shabaridham temple is the spot where Lord Rama met a Bhil woman, Shabari. Lord Rama, his brother Lakshman ate the berries offered by Shabari mata at here. The stones on which they are assumed to sat are still worshiped. The first reaction I had when I saw Shabari Dham was: How could it, a place in remote Dangs, be so developed? Given the right atmosphere, the breezing winds could take you to heaven. I certainly didn't expect Shabaridham to be infrastructurally sound. Come and uncover further...