A look at Ujjain's Rs 850 crore grand Mahakal Lok Corridor

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Mahakal Lok Corridor

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate (while writing) the first phase of the Rs 850 cr Mahakaleshwar Temple Corridor Development Project in Ujjain on Tuesday

Mahakal Lok Corridor

The inauguration of the Mahakal Lok Corridor in Ujjain will boost tourism in the holy city

Mahakal Lok Corridor

The project aims to put special emphasis on the conservation and restoration of heritage structures

Mahakal Lok Corridor

A giant shivling covered in strands of 'moli' (sacred) threads has been placed below the grand gateway i.e. the Nandi Dwar of the Mahakal Lok

Mahakal Lok Corridor

The Mahakal Path contains 108 pillars that depict Anand Tandav Swaroop (A dance form) of Lord Shiva.

Mahakal Lok Corridor

The Plaza area, which is spread over 2.5 hectares, is surrounded by a lotus pond and contains the statue of Shiva along with fountains.

Mahakal Lok Corridor

Many religious sculptures depicting the life of Lord Shiva are installed along the Mahakal Lok Path

Mahakal Lok Corridor

The Mahakal Lok Path has 53 illuminated murals depicting stories from the Shiv Puran.