Kunjapuri Devi Temple, Rishikesh
Major attractions in Kaudiyala
- Bharat Mandir
- Geeta Bhawan
- Parmarth Niketan
- Sivananda Ashram
- Ram Jhula
- Tera Manzil Temple
- Jumpin Heights
- Kunjapuri Devi Temple
- Lakshman Jhula,
- Lakshman Temple
- Muni Ki Reti
- Neelkanth Mahadev Temple
- Omkarananda Ashram
- Vashistha Cave
- Triveni Ghat
Rishikesh Travel Guide
Kunjapuri Devi Temple is a renowned temple of high religious importance to pilgrims of Hindu
religion. The holy shrine is located at an altitudinal height of 1,676 meters above the sea level.
The temple is one of the 52 Shaktipeeths in Uttarakhand and is a place where the chest of the
burnt Sati fell down. Kunjapuri Devi Temple offers panoramic views of snow laden mountains
such as Gngotri, Banderpooch, Swarga Rohini and Chaukhamba.
Kunjapuri Devi Temple receives devotees from far flung places during Dussehra and Navratri festival when a grand celebration is organized at the temple. Kunjapuri Devi Temple completes the triangle of three Siddha Peeths that lie on the top of the mountains in the Tehri Garhwal District. Kunja Puri- Chandrabadni and Surkanda Devi make the triangle of the Siddha Peeths.
There are around 80 steep steps that ought to be climbed to reach the main shrine of Kunjapuri Devi Temple from the main road. Kunjapuri Devi Temple is located atop the hill and has a beautiful temple complex.
How to Arrive at Kunjapuri Devi Temple
Kanjapuri Devi shrine is based at a distance of 8kms from Narendra Nagar and 25kms from
Rishikesh. Tourists can hire taxi to reach the temple.
1. Nearest Railway Station- Rishikesh Railway Station (25kms)
2. Nearest Airport Facility- Jolly Grant Airport (39kms)