The Mundeshwari Temple is located at Ramgarh village of Bhagwanpur block in Kaimur district in the Indian state of Bihar on the Mundeshwari Hills. It is an ancient temple dedicated to the worship of Lord Shiva and Shakti. It is believed that rituals and worship have been performed here without a break, hence the Mundeshwari temple is considered as the oldest functional Hindu temple of India. The temple is an Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) protected monument since 1915.
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India’s history and culture is dynamic, spanning back to the beginning of human civilization. The earliest imprints of human activities in India go back to the Paleolithic Age, roughly between 400,000 and 200,000 BCE. The history of India is punctuated by constant integration of migrating people with the diverse cultures that surround India.