Baldeo (Balram) Mandir,Panna (Madhya Pradesh)Travel — Public places
Baldeo Mandir, dedicated to Krishna's brother, Balram, is located in the heart of the Padmavati Shakti Peeth Dham Panna.The temple was commissioned by local king Rudrapratap.
The temple is Paladian style designed by Mr. Manly, an Italian expert between 1933 and 1936. The temples structure improves upon the Romanesque and Gothick styles prevalent in Britain in eighteenth century. The temple consists of a large hall called maha mandapa with massive pillars and is built on a raised platform so that one may obtain darshan even from out side the main gate (from the road side). The attractive image of Shri Baldeoji is built in black shaligrami stone.Baldeoji temple is the finest building in area and represents the zenith of Panna architecture.
The place can be reached via Panna. Khajuraho airport is about 40 km from Panna. Panna is on the national highway NH-75. Nearest railway station is Khajuraho. Other nearby railway stations are Satna, Katni and Jhansi all are well connected with Delhi.