Sesai – Surya Mandir
Introduction – Sesai is a small village in Shivpuri district of Madhya Pradesh. It is a famous Jaina pilgrimage site as well. The antiquity of the village does not go much far from the Pratihara period. The location of the village would have provided the impetus for its rise. The Pratiharas built two temples, a Sun temple and a small temple dedicated to Shiva.
Monuments – There are two temples in the village, one Sun Temple and one Shiva temple. There is a Jaina temple complex as well however this is relatively new. There is a museum inside the Jaina complex where excavated Jaina statues are kept..
How to Reach – Sesai is situated in Tikamgarh district of Madhya Pradesh. It is on Agra-Mumbai highway, about 1 km from the main road. Shivpuri is the nearest railway-heads and Gwalior is the nearest airport. Shivpuri is well connected to Jhansi, Agra, Gwalior, Bhopal via bus services.