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Bhagwan Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary was established in the year 1969. Earlier, it was known as Mollem Game Sanctuary and the name was changed after some time. Situated along the North-East Border in the Goan town of Mollem, located about 60 kilometers from Panaji. on the road that leads to Belgaum from Panaji. The Bhagwan Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary is sitting in the foothills of the Western Ghats is wonderful and the countryside is one of the most peaceful that you’ll come across in Goa. this Sanctuary is one of the largest sanctuaries in Goa and covers a vast tract of land around 240square.kilometers of thick forest-clad slopes of the Western Ghats and its valleys and is the biggest of the three sanctuaries of Goa. the sanctuary is rich in wildlife. It is a paradise for bird watchers. Besides flora and fauna, there are many important geological and historical features in this sanctuary.