Naina Devi Temple

Naina Devi Temple
Religious

A well known Shakti Peeths of Hindu religion, Naini Devi Temple is sacred place of great devotion in Nainital. Goddess Naini Devi is the diety of Naini Devi Temple and located at northern end of famous Nainital Lake. Goddess in this holy temple is represented by her two eyes. Devotees from far away place comes here to take blessing of Maa Naina Devi.

The temple is located atop the Naina hillock near the Naini Lake, and draws thousands of devotees every year. There are many shops in close proximity to the Naina Devi Temple from where one can buy the prasad and pooja items.

There is a huge Peepal tree that seems like sheltering the visitors in Naina Devi temple. Across the Peepal tree is an idol of Lord Hanuman. Within the inner sanctum are sculpted figures of three deities; in the centre are two netras (eyes) that represent Naina Devi, to the left is Mata Kali Devi and to the right, Lord Ganesha. The main shrine of Maa Naina Devi is bordered by two lion statues. 

Been to Naina Devi Temple ? Share your experiences!

Travel Insight

Places to visit in June in India
Places to visit in June in India

June is a very hot month in India but India is blessed with the great ...

MICE Tourism in India
MICE Tourism in India

India is in a continual process of upgrading its MICE (Meetings, ...

Nainital and Ranikhet
Nainital and Ranikhet

We were seven boys (Vivek, Manish, Nitin, Neeraj Sharma, Neeraj ...

Top Heritage Hotel in India
Top Heritage Hotel in India

1. Falaknuma Palace, Hyderabad Falaknuma was home of 6th Nizam of ...

Copyright © cubetodice.com 2017