Mansa Devi Temple is a Hindu temple for goddess Mansa, on top of Bilwa Parvat in Haridwar, Uttarakhand. Also popular as ‘Bilwa Tirth’, this temple is among the panch tirth within Haridwar. ‘Mansa’ means ‘wish’ and it is a popular belief among the devotees that the goddess fulfils their wishes. So, they tie a thread […]
Chandi Devi Temple present atop the neel parvat in Haridwar, Uttarakhand is in the honour of Goddess Chandi. The temple is one of the panch teerth present in Haridwar. The presiding deity, Chandi or Chandika is a form of Goddess Parvati and exists in close association with Mansa devi. Devotees also believe that the Chandi […]
Dhari Devi Temple is a Hindu temple in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand. The temple is for Goddess Dhari and contains the upper half of the idol of the goddess, while the lower half is present in Kalimath. In Kalimath, devotees worship her as a form of Goddess Kali. Moreover, devotees believe that Goddess Dhari […]
Yamunotri Temple Timings, Open and Close Dates 2019. Temple opens on 7-May and closes on 29-Oct. Timings are from 6 am to 8 pm. Part of Char Dham Yatra.
The Gangotri Temple, dedicated to River Ganga, is in the Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand. It is one of the destinations in the Chhota Char Dham yatra of Uttarakhand (Click here for more information), the other three being Yamunotri, Badrinath, and Kedarnath. The temple is on the left bank of River Bhagirathi. The river is called […]
Gaurikund temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Goddess Parvati (also popular as ‘Gauri’) in Gauri Kund, Uttarakhand. It is situated at an altitude of 6502 feet above sea level in the Garhwal Himalayas. According to beliefs, Lord Shiva admitted his love for Goddess Parvati at this place. Then, they married each other at the place where Triyuginarayan […]
Maya Devi Temple Haridwar is a Hindu Temple dedicated to Goddess Maya in Haridwar, Uttarakhand. The presiding deity, goddess Maya is an incarnation of goddess Shakti. Moreover, the temple is among the three Siddha Peethas, the other two being the Chandi Devi Temple and the Mansa Devi Temple. The devotees believe that the ‘siddha peethas’ are the […]
Manakamana Temple present in the Gorkha district of Nepal is in dedication to the Hindu Goddess Bhagwati, who is an incarnation of goddess Parvati (Shiva’s consort). Further the name ‘Manakamana’ originates from two words, ‘mana’ meaning heart/mind and ‘kamana’ meaning wish, hence translating to ‘the heart’s wish’. The temple is present 1,302 metres (4,272 ft) above […]
About 11 km from Shimla, Tara Devi Temple is a place famous for its Devi Ma’s power and strength. Present on top of a hill, lush green surroundings engulf the temple, giving it a peaceful atmosphere. At the background also lie the snowy white Himalayas whose majestic view enthralls all. What is the history of Tara […]
Hidimba Devi temple (or Hadimba Temple), in honour of Bhima’s wife Hidimba, is in Manali, Himachal Pradesh. It is in the midst of a forest- Dhungri Van Vihar. The sanctuary is over a huge rock jutting out of the ground which the devotees worshipped as an image of the deity. What is the history of Hidimba Devi […]
One of the major pilgrimages in India, Chintpurni Temple is also one of the Shakti Peethas. The Chintpurni Shakti Peeth or Chinnamastika Shakti Peeth is in the Una district of Himachal Pradesh. It has the western Himalayas in the north and the smaller Shivalik range in the East. What is the history of Chintpurni Temple? […]
The religious center of Sripuram, famous Golden Temple Vellore is located among the green mountains in an Vellore city in Tamil Nadu state, India.
The Kumari Amman temple is 3000 years old and is dedicated to Devi Kanyakumari. It is a renowned temple that speaks of ardent worship and devotion.
Dakshineswar Kali Temple is of high importance to the Calcuttans. Here we worship the Goddess Maa Kali who is also known as Bhavatarini.
Malayalappuzha Temple is located at Malayalapuzha in Pathanamthitta District in Kerala. Malayalapuzha Devi Temple is dedicated to Goddess Bhagavathy.
The Chottanikkara Temple is dedicated to Goddess Rajarajeswari. Here the Goddess is worshipped in three forms of Saraswati, Laxmi and Durga.
Garbarakshambigai Temple Timings & Sloka. Goddess blesses pregnant women with safe deliveries. Open from 5:30 am to 12:30 pm and from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
Attukal Bhagavathy Temple is also known as the Ladies Shabarimala due to the large number of women visitors.The temple is dedicated to Goddess Attukal Amma.
Lokanarkavu Temple is in Memunda 4km from Vatakara, Kozhikode District, Kerala state. Memunda a small village near Vatakara in Kozhikode district of Kerala.
Devi Jagadambi Temple, Khajuraho is an epitome of motherly love. Worship of Devi was evident in north,there are resources that depict same of that period.