Chandi Devi

Chandi Devi Temple -- in the holy city of Haridwar, is a temple dedicated to Goddess Chandi Devi. This temple of Chandi Devi is one of the most famous ones in India. The place is of great religious importance is also known as Siddh peeth, as it is believed to have powers to fulfill the wishes of devotees. The temple is situated atop the Neel Parvat on the Eastern summit of the Sivalik Hills, the southernmost mountain chain of the Himalayas. According to legend, it is believed that Goddess Chandika Devi had rested for a short while on Neel Parvat, after killing the demon kings Shumbh and Nishumbh.

There is a facility to reach the temple by the Udan Khatola Ropeway. The Ropeway has also become a prime attraction for tourists due to the breathtaking views and the adventure that it offers. The cabins are quite colourful and enable a bird’s eye view of the entire town, along with the meandering Ganges.

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Har Ki Pauri Ghat

Har Ki Pauri is a famous ghat on the banks of the Ganges in the holy city of Haridwar. This revered place is a major landmark of Haridwar. Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu are believed to have visite...

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Mansa Devi

Located at Bilwa Parvat on the Shivalik Hills in Haridwar, the Mansa Devi Temple is one of the most revered temples. Goddess Mansa is believed to be a form of Shakti, and is known as the wish fulfi...

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Haridwar Ganga Aarti

Haridwar is famous for Har Ki Pauri and the Ganga Aarti performed there. Every day in the morning and evening Ganga aarti is done to worship the Ganga-the divine mother. The priests conducts the ce...

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Daksha Mandir/ Sati Temple

Pilgrims can travel a distance of 6 km from Haridwar to visit the Daksha Mahadev Temple, also known as the Daksha Temple. Situated in the town of Kankhal, and having been erected by the Queen D...

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Rajaji National Park/ Chila Wildlife Sanctuary

Rajaji National Park is distinct for its pristine scenic beauty and rich biodiversity. A paradise for nature lovers and wildlife enthusiasts, the park is blessed with elephants, tigers, leopards,...

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Bharat Mata Mandir

The Bharat Mata Mandir or the Mother India Temple is one of the most unique places to visit in the town of Haridwar.

Consisting of eight stories, the temple is a major attraction for...

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