9 Most Famous Devi Temples of Himachal Pradesh

Himachal Pradesh is well is known for its natural environment,several valleys,hill stations and temples. Most famous temples in Himachal are Naina Devi Temple,Jwala Ji Temple,Chintpurni Devi Temple, Jakhu Hanuman Temple and Baijnath Shiva Temple.

Kangra District of Himachal Pradesh is home number of Shakti Peeths and Devi Temples along with world famous Masroor Rock Cut Temple also known as Himalayan Pyramids.

Naina Devi Temple, Bilaspur District

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Naina Devi Temple in Bilaspur district is situated on a hilltop with cable car facility. The hill temple of Naina Devi is the most famous Goddess Sati temple in India where eyes of Sati fell down.

Jwala Ji Temple, Kangra District

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Jwala Ji Temple is one of the most ancient temple in Himachal Pradesh, located in the lower Himalayas in Jawalamukhi town. The temple also known as Jwalamukhi Temple, 30km south of Kangra valley and probably the only place on earth where all five elements (fire, water, sky, earth and air) are found.

Chintpurni Devi Temple, Una District

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Chintpurni shakti peeth is located in Una district and surrounded by the western Himalaya. The temple is situated on one of the highest peaks of the Sola Singhi range and open from 4 am to 11 pm.

Chamunda Devi Temple, Kangra District

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Chamunda Devi Temple is located west of Palampur in the Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh. The renowned Chamunda Devi located along the Baner River, Another most famous temple of Goddess Chamunda is located at Chamunda Nandikeshwar Temple in Dharamsala.

Bajreshwari Devi Temple, Kangra District

Bajreshwari Devi Temple in Kangra is located in the town Nagarkot, nearby Kangra Fort. The Kangra town is a popular Hindu pilgrimage site in Himachal Pradesh.

Tara Devi Temple, Shimla District

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Tara Devi Temple in Shimla is located on Tarav Parvat and one of the most popular tourist attraction of Shimla city.

Sheetla Devi Temple, Una District

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Sheetla Devi Temple is located near Chintpurni Devi Temple in Una district of Himachal Pradesh. The temple is very beautiful and a must visit place for devi devotees.

Baglamukhi Devi Temple, Kangra District

Baglamukhi Devi Temple in Bankhandi on Ranital Dehra road and known to have supreme power. Maa Bagalamukhi also known as Pitambara Maa is one of the ten great wisdom goddesses in Hinduism, Another most famous temple of Baglamukhi is located at Pitambara Peeth in Datia Madhya Pradesh.

Ashapuri Devi Temple, Kangra District

Goddess Mata Ashapuri Devi Temple in Palampur is one of the most famous temple in District Kangra. Tourist temples in Palampur also include Jakhni Mata Temple,Vindhyavasini Temple,Mata Bandla Devi’s temple and hill top Birni Mata Temple.

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Palampur is the tea capital of north India, surrounded by Dhauladhar ranges,pine forests and tea gardens and famous for Shiv Temple Baijnath,trekking destination for Dhauladhar Mountains, paragliding site Bir Billing and Dhauladhar range valley.

Hidimba Devi Temple, Manali

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Hidimba Devi Temple in Manali is a ancient cave temple dedicated to devi Hidimbi, wife of Bhima and mother of Ghatotkacha. During Navaratri festival, Manali people worship Hidimba devi.