Patal Rudreshwar

About Patal Rudreshwar

Patal Rudreshwar is a cave where Lord Shiva did serious meditation to attain salvation. This cave was discovered in 1993 and is 40 metres long and 18 metres wide. Many devotees are allured by this cave as it offers spiritual bliss.

Champawatvillage Barsi, Pati Block of Champawat
30 mins

Patal Rudreshwar in Champawat

It is believed that many sages and hermits have attained salvation by meditating in this cave. There is a famous legend associated with this cave, which says that Ma Durga appeared in the dreams of a villager and told him about Patal Rudreshwar.


Location & How to Reach Patal Rudreshwar

The secluded cave dedicated to Lord Shiva can be easily reached from the Champawat town. The cave is coated near Barsi village in Pati block of Champawat. One can easily ask for directions from the locals to Patal Rudreshwar which is not far from the Champawat town, which is well-connected via motorable roads with major destinations of Uttarakhand. Nearest railway station is at Tanakpur, some 60 kms away while the closest airport is located at Pant Nagar, 160 km from Champawat.

Read How to Reach guide for Champawat.

What is Patal Rudreshwar famous for?

Patal Rudreshwar is popular place for following activities/ interests - Caves, Religious, Shiva Temples.

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