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Durga Temples

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Durga is the principal form of the Mother Goddess in Hinduism. There are many incarnations of Goddess Durga: Kali, Bhagvati, Bhavani, Ambika, Lalita, Gauri, Kandalini, Java, Rajeswari, and has nine appellations: Skandamata, Kushmanda, Shailaputri, Kaalratri, Brahmacharini, Maha Gauri, Katyayani, Chandraghanta and Siddhidatri. A list of 108 names that is used to describe her is very popularly in use by Hindus and is called Ashtottara Shatanamavali of Goddess Durga. She is known by a variety of names: including Amba, Ambika, Jagadamba, Parvathi, Shakti, Adishakti, Adi Parashakti and Devi. According to Shaktism, Adi Para Shakti—the Goddess, Devi—is the Supreme Being and the believers regard Durga as the root cause of creation, sustenance and annihilation.She is pure energy . Being innately formless , she manifests herself within the gods and demi-gods so that she may fulfil the tasks of the universe via them. At times of distress, such as when Mahishasura terrorised the universe, she manifests herself in divine form to protect the world. Hence, Durga is also known as Mahishasura Mardini
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Sammakka Saralamma Jatara Medaram

Sammakka Saralamma Jatara or Medaram Jatara is a tribal festival of honouring the goddesses celebrated in the state of Telangana, India.

Shankari Devi Shakti Pitha Sri Lanka

It is believed that Satee's Groin fell here. The temple of Shankari Devi was exactly on the peak of a hill that was ruined by foreign invaders.

Praddyumnam Shrinkala Devi Temple Pandua West Bengal

Shrinkala Devi temple is located in Pandua Hooghly district, West Bengal. Pandua is 66 km from Howrah railway station.

Saraswathi Devi Sakthipeeth Kashmir

Saraswathi was the famous temple of goddess Sharada  in Kashmir - also called Kashyappur named after Rishi Kashyap - on the banks of Neelum Kishenganga river .

Puruhutika Devi Sakthipeeth Pithapuram

Pithapuram is formerly called as Pithikapuram / Pushkara kshetra in Puranas and Tantras. The temple of Puruhutika Devi is located within the temple campus of Kukkuteswara Swamy.

Dakshineswar Kali Temple Kolkata

Dakshineswar temple is one of the most revered, sacred temples in Kolkata, dedicated to goddess Kali.

Kalmadhav Shakti Peeth Madhya Pradesh

Kalmadhava Peeth is among the 51 Shakti Peeth of Ma Sati.

Kamakhya Temple Guwahati

Kamakhya Temple located on the Nilachal Hill in western part of Guwahati city in Assam, is one of the most important Shakti shrines in India

Sri Lakshmi Tirupatamma Devastanam

Sri Lakshmi Tirupatamma temple that was built as far back as in the seventeenth century is attracting streams of devotees round the year and is one of the very famous temples in the Krishna distric

Mithila Shakthi Peeth Nepal

Mithila Shakti Peeth is an important Shakti Peeth where Devi Sati’s left shoulder  has fallen. Here Devi Sati is worshipped as Mithila or Mahadevi and Lord Bhairav as Mahodar.

Nidanampati Sri Lakshmi Amma Adigopula

Sri Nidanampati Sri Lakshmi Ammavaru temple is located at Adigoppula Village of Durgi Mandal in Guntur District.

Maa Varahi Panchasagar Shakti Peetha Varanasi

Panchasagar is the famous Shakti Peetha near Varanasi,Uttar Pradesh where it is said that the Lower Teeth of Maa Sati fell and the idols are Devi Maa as Varahi and Lord Shiva as Maharudra.

Ekaveerika Sakthipeeth Maharashtra

Ekaveerika Devi temple is in Mahur , Maharashtra. The deity here is called Ekaveerika mata. The temple is in Yavatmal district in Maharashtra. It is 50 km from Kinwat and 126 km from Nanded.

Chamundeshwari Temple Mysore

The Chamundeshwari Temple is located on the top of Chamundi Hills about 13 km from the palace city of Mysore in the state of Karnataka in India.

Renuka Yellamma Temple Siddipet

The famous Renuka Yellamma Temple in pullur.Most of the marriages are happening in this temple recently.For every 5 or 7 years, Gouds will celebrate the Yellamma Siddogam here.

Sri Vasavi Kanyaka Parameswari Temple Penugonda

Penugonda is the birth place of Goddess Sri Vasavi Kannika Parameshwari .Sri Vasavi Kannika Parameshwari Temple is situated in Penugonda ,a town in West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh.This Pen

Pratyangira Devi Temple Dilsukhnagar

The Pratyangira aspect of the Divine has been a bit of a secret for most of these past ages. Many believed that direct experience with this energy was reserved for Saints and Rishis.

Hinglaj Mata Sakthipeeth Pakistan

Hinglaj Mata, also known as Hinglaj Devi, Hingula Devi and Nani Mandir, is a Hindu temple in Hinglaj, a town on the Makran coast in the Lasbela district of Balochistan, Pakistan, and is the middle

Virat Shakti Peeth Jaipur

Virat Shakti Peeth is among the 51 Shakti Peeth of Maa Sati.

Manivedika Shakti Peetha Rajasthan

Manivedika Shakti Peeth is among the 51 Shakti Peeth of Maa Sati.