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Sihoniya (The capital of the Kachwahas)

Sas-Bahu Abhilekh reflects that Suhoniya known as Sihoniya today was the capital of Kushwahas. The
Kachwaha kingdom was established in the 11th century between 1015 to 1035 A.D. The Kachwaha king
Kirtiraj got a "Shiv Temple erected at Sihoniya. This temple is known as the "Kakan Math" It stand on a spot
two miles away from Sihoniya in the north west of Distt. Morena. It is said that Kakanmath was built by king
KirtiRaj to fulfill the will of Queen Kakanwati. It is 115 ft. high and is built in the Kajurho style.

Jain Temples : Sihoniya is a holy place of the Jains. In the east of the village, there are the ruins of the Jain
temples of the 11th century A.D. In these temples there are statues of the Tirthankars such as Shantinath,
Kunthnath, Arahanath, Adinath, Parshvnath and others. The main temple has three statues : Shantinath,
Kunthnath and Arhanath of 10 to 15 ft. in height. They are of 11th century A.D.