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 […]

Pavagadh Kalika Temple, Mahakali Shakti Peeth in Pavagadh in Gujarat

Pavagadh Kalika temple is the renowned Mahakali Shakti Peeth near Vadodara in Gujarat. The temple is located near Champaner, ancient capital of Gujarat. It is one of the famous three Shakti peetha temples in the state. As per the legend of Shakti Peetha (Daksha Yagna – Sacrifice of Sati Devi and Rudra thandava of Lord […]

Arbuda Devi Temple at Mount Abu, Rajasthan

The Arbuda Devi Temple is one of the Shakti Peethas found in India. It is located in the Sirohi district of Rajasthan. It is situated about 3 km to the north west of Mount Abu which is the only hill station of Rajasthan. The Adhar Devi or the Arbuda Devi Temple can be reached by […]

Hinglaj Mata Temple, Pakistan | Hinglaj Shaktipeeth in Balochistan

hinglaj mata temple pakistan

Hinglaj Mata Temple in Balochistan, Pakistan is a famous Shakti Peetha Temple. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Hinglaj Devi or Hingula Devi.  The exact location of the temple is – Hinglaj, a town on the Makran coast in the Lasbela district of Balochistan, Pakistan, and is the middle of the Hingol National Park. It is one of the Shakti Peethas of the goddess Sati. Hingula […]

Goddess Hinglaj Mata (Hingula Devi)

hinglaj mata temple pakistan

Goddess Hinglaj Mata (Hingula Devi) is a manifestation of Goddess Shakti. Goddess Hingula is one of the 108/51/52 deities who were emerged as Shakti Peetha Temples in Bharat Varsha. Read about Hinglaj Mata Shakti Peetha Temple in Baluchistan… The History of Goddess Hinglaj Mata.. As per the history given in the ancient Scriptures, Sati, a daughter […]

Pithapuram Puruhitika Devi Temple, Sri Raja Rajeswari Devi Shakti Peetham in Pithapuram

Puruhutika Devi temple in Pithapuram is one of the Astadasha Shakti Peetha temples. This temple is dedicated to Lord Kukkuteshwara Swamy (Lord Shiva) and his consort Goddess Sri Puruhutika Devi (Goddess Sri Rajarajeshwari Devi). Importance and Sanctity of Pithapuram: The kshetrams or the temples located here can directly indicate the significance and sanctity of Pithapuram. […]

Goddess Ekaveera Devi Temple, Mahur

Ekaveera devi mahur

The temple in Mahur is dedicated to Goddess Ekaveera and is loacted in Kinwat, about 130 km away from Nanded in Maharashtra. Ekaveera mata is the mother of Parashuram who is one of the avataras of Lord Vishnu. It is one of the most important Shakti Peethas in India. Mahur is amongst the four places […]

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 […]

Tripura Sundari Maa Temple, Umrai (Talwara), Banswara

Tripurasundari Temple in Umrai Alwar

Tripura Sundari Maa Temple is dedicated to Goddess Tripurasundari Ji, located at Umrai (Talwara) near Banswara, Rajasthan. Surrounded by the Aravali hills of the southern Rajasthan and amidst the region full of rivers, ponds and nature’s beautiful valley, is the place called Banswara. This Vagad region of Rajasthan has been a religious place since very […]

Mahakali temple, Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh (Ujjain Mahakali Shakti Peetha Temple)

Mahakali temple is located on a small hillock anciently called as Ratnacha near the bank of the river (K)shipra in the northern corner of the district of Ujjaini in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India. The local devotees call this goddess as Garh Kalika or Garh Kali and it is one of the eighteen Shakthi […]

Jagat Ambika Mata Temple, Udaipur, Rajasthan

Jagat Ambika Mata Temple, Udaipur in Rajasthan

Ambika Mata temple of Udaipur, Rajasthan is famous temple for its unique sculptures, architecture, inscription and craving besides religious and historical importance. Ambika Mata Shakti Peeth Temple is located in a village called ‘Jagat’, at a distance of 50 Kms from Udaipur. The sculptures of temple show the talent of Mewar’s sculptors. The temple holds […]

Tara Tarini Temple, Behrampur in Orissa

Tara Tarini Sthana Peeth is located on the holy Taratarini hill locally named as Purnagiri which situated nearly 30 km from the district of Berhampur, in the state of Orissa, India. The Taratarini Hill Shrine is one of four major ancient Shakti Peethas in India. Tara Tarini Temple is also one of the oldest pilgrimage […]

Online Darshan of Vajreshwari Devi Temple, Kangra – Online Aarti

Kangra Vajreshwari Devi Temple board will live stream online darshan for the devotees during Chaitra Navratri festival. Vajreshwari Devi Temple located in Kangra district, Himachal Pradesh is one of the famous Shakti Peetha temples in the state. In 2012, Chaitra Navratri begins on March 23 and ends on April 2 in Chamunda Devi Temple. As […]

Kangra Chamunda Devi Temple Online Darshan

Kangra Chamunda Devi Temple board will live stream online darshan for the devotees during Chaitra Navratri festival. Chamunda Devi Temple located in Kangra district, Himachal Pradesh is one of the famous Shakti Peetha temples in North India. In 2012, Chaitra Navratri begins on March 23 and ends on April 2 in Chamunda Devi Temple. As […]

Maa Hingalaj Puja, 8 April 2013

8 April 2013 is Maa Hingalaj Puja (Hinglaj Mata Jayanti). Hingalaj Mata temple is located at Makran coast in Lyari district of Balochistan of Pakistan. Maa Hinglaj Puja is observed on Trayodasi in Krishna Paksha of Chaitra Month in North Indian Hindi calendar. Maa Hingalaj Mata Shaktipeetha is one of the famous Shakti Peetha temples […]

Shakambari Homam at Saharanpur Shakambari Devi Temple

Shakambari homam, a sacrifice or yagna dedicated to Goddess Shakambari Devi, will be held at Saharanpur Shakambari Temple in Uttar Pradesh in February 2010 during Haridwar Maha Kumbha Mela. Grains and vegetable merchants pray Goddess Shakambari as their favorite Goddess. In some communities, farmers also consider Shakambari as their Ishta Devata. It is believed that […]

Throngs of devotees to visit Ambaji and Pavagadh Temples during Navratri

Ambaji and Pavagadh, Gujarats two most popular Shakti Peetha temples, are attracting several lakhs of people during Durga Navratri. During Navratri 2012, the biggest festive season of the year, on the first day of the fest, 16th October, over 4 lakh of devotees are expected to visit Ambaji Temple and on 17th October, the second […]