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Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka, Bhopal

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A World Heritage-listed site, Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka contain some of the earliest traces of human life in the world. Discovered in the 1950s, the artworks depict scenes of everyday life, such as cooking, eating, hunting, and religious activities. The paintings probably date back to the Paleolithic, and the shelters could have been inhabited over 100,000 years ago. A guide can show you almost 400 different paintings and explain the possible meaning behind their imagery and symbolism. To visit Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka and other attractions in Bhopal, use our Bhopal trip itinerary maker.
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  • This is one of site you should not miss when you are in this part of world. These having pre historic art, you will not find anywhere in the world & these are more than 5000 yrs old . You can see evol...  more »
  • This place is under M.P. Tourism now. Very good for history lovers. There are many rock shelters and the story is also mentioned about them. Also, good place for selfie lovers as you can find many int...  more »
  • This is Place full of Rock Paintings, good Picnic spot. A Place where Pandavas spent times & Bhim stayed here , hence Named Bhimbetaka. A complete day can be spent without getting bored.