Musanagar

Musanagar is situated 65 km from Kanpur. It is the ancient site with innumerable mounds deserves mention on account of the ancient temple of Muktadevi, which is said to have been built in Treta-Yug by Raja Bali. A large fair is held at Muktadevi Temple on occasion of Kartik Poornima. Musanagar is also a rich archeological site and has yielded a large number of artifacts and specimen of the post Harappan, Shunga, Maurya and Kushana period. The Muktadevi Temple also offers an excellent view of the surrounding landscape. One can climb the roof of the temple dharamashala, from where can be seen the meandering Sengar river meeting the Yamuna down below, in a beautiful natural setting.

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