Naina Devi Temple is located in Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh. It is a notable place to worship in Himachal Pradesh. The temple is connected with National Highway No.21.
Lord Vishnu divided the body of Sati into 51 parts with his Sudarshan Chakra and it is believed that the eyes of Mata Sati had fallen in Naina Devi and the part where it fell became a Shakti Peeth.
About Naina Devi Temple(Naina Devi Temple)
Naina Devi Temple is also well known as “Mahispeeth” as this is the place where Mahishasura was defeated in a battle by Devi and it is believed that he would only be defeated by an unmarried woman as he was blessed by Brahma.
Naina Devi Temple is situated at the top of the hill at an altitude of approx. 1177meters in Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh.
How to reach Naina Devi Temple, Himachal Pradesh
There are a number of ways you can reach Naina Devi Temple.
- Nainital Bus Stand has located 3 km away from the temple.
- Many taxis from Anandpur Sahib and from Chandigarh are available that can help you to reach the temple.
- The nearest railway station is Anandpur Sahib – 30km and Kathgodam Railway station at 35 km from the temple.
- The nearest airport is from Chandigarh which is at a distance of 100 km from the temple.
You can also book ropeways from the bottom of the hill.
Accommodation Near Naina Devi Temple
There are a number of accommodation facilities available near Naina Devi Temple. Many hotels are available near Naina Devi Temple which provides facilities for a night’s stay and is also near to temple. Some of the hotels are Hotel Vikrant which is 1.7 km from the temple and also near to ropeway booking counter another one is Hotel Ankur Plaza Deluxe which is also near to temple and you can enjoy your holidays, many more and rooms are easily available over here to book a stay.
Also, there are Dharamshalas near Naina Devi Temple and provide amenities to guests along with night stay and other facilities which are open and rooms are available.
Naina Devi Temple Timings
In Normal days – 4:00AM to 10:00PM
In Navratra’s – 2:00 AM to 12:00AM
Festivals celebrated in Naina Devi Temple
A big fair is organized in Naina Devi Temple on the Navratris and Chaitra Navratri, which attracts a huge number of tourists to Naina Devi Temple.