Mata Purnagiri Devi Temple, Tanakpur, Champawat in Uttarakhand

The Purnagiri Shakti Peeth is dedicated to Mata Purnagiri and is one of the most important Shakti Peethas is India. It is situated at a height of about 3000mts above sea level and is 20 kms from Tanakpur, 171 kms from Pithoragarh and 92 kms from Champawat. This place is also known as Punyagiri and […]

Story of Purnagiri Mata Temple of Tanakpur

Here is the story of Purnagiri Mata Temple of Tanakpur near Champawat in Uttarakhand. Mata Purnagiri Devi Temple is one of the 108 Shaktipeetha Temples. According to legend, at some time in the Satya Yuga, Daksha performed a yagna (named Vrihaspati) with a desire of taking revenge on Lord Shiva. Daksha was angry because his […]