Shikari Devi Temple In Mandi, Himachal Pradesh
Traverse the religious temple amidst the dreamy clouds & spectacular mountains
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About Shikari Devi Temple In Mandi
Leveled at the height of 2850 meters, Shikari Devi Temple is a roofless Hindu temple which is situated in the state of Himachal Pradesh. The pathway leading to the temple is a paradise for nature lovers because of the medicinal herbs and beautiful flowers that are rooted to welcome you on your way. Also famous as Shikari Mata Mandir, the place is highly dedicated to Shikari Devi (hunter goddess). All decked up with the fresh natural beauty, colorful floras and off course the dreamy clouds the temple maintains a stone image of the deity. The place offers a spectacular view of the mountains and hilly areas around. Visit the place if you love heights and wish to explore the cultural history of the temple.
History of Shikari Devi Temple
The temple is believed to be in existence during the time of Pandavas, and in the archaic days the hunters (shikaris) used to worship the goddess in order to touch the success in their hunts. The deity of the temple is called the Shikari Devi and if anyone gathered the guts to build a roof over the top of this majestic temple it would be a complete failure, hence the temple has no roof. The temple also has a great significance in the holy book Markandeya Purana and the mega epic Mahabharata.
Attractions of Shikari Devi Temple
The temple houses many trekking places and it is packed inside a dense layer of lush greenery and soothing floras. If you have a thing for adventure you must check out the trekking spots that will lead you to places like Chindi and Kullu. While here don’t miss the experience to cherish a memorable time of trekking around the beautiful pines, magical clouds and hilly areas. In addition to that, the Shikari Devi Temple Mandi is a great place for sightseeing and admiring the Himalayas from a distance. You can also check out the Shikari Devi Sanctuary which is located near this Hindu temple. The place is a natural habitat for black bear, barking deer, musk deer, and Monal. The sanctuary is located hardly 15km away from the Janjehli village.
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FAQ's of Mandi
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Yes, if you wish to go on a trek after visiting the temple you can as there is a trekking spot near it.
Hiring a travel guide is always a matter of your concern and wishes. If you are interested in gathering some facts about the place then you must hire a guide as they are the perfect sources of information.
The visitors can always trek to Chindi, Janjheli, and Karsog from Shikari Devi temple.
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