Naina Devi Temple is one of the fifty-one Shakti Peeths in India. Situated in Bilaspur district about 50 Kms from Una Himachal in Himachal Pradesh, Naina Devi Temple is one of the highly venerated Shakti Temples in India. It is believed that eyes of Sati fell here and later a Temple was built at this very place.
The Naina Devi Temple is situated in Bilaspur District in Himachal Pradesh overlooking Gobindsagar lake, over a small yet picturesque hill connected by a famous Roap-Way in Bilaspur District Himachal Pradesh. In the Temple complex, there is huge Peepal tree that is acclaimed to be present from past many centuries. On the right side of the entrance to the main shrine, idols of Lord Hanuman and Lord Ganesha are placed. After crossing the main gate of the shrine, two striking statues of Lions are visible. The main shrine reveals the images of three deities. Goddess Kali can be traced on the extreme left. In the centre, image of Naina Devi is visible, while Lord Ganesha is on the right side.
|Naina Devi at a Glance|
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|Naina Devi Coordinates:||31.3060° N,76.5364°E|
|Naina Devi is world famous for||Famous pilgrim centre both for Hindus and the Sikhs.|
|Naina Devi main Culture/Religion||Hindusm,shikhism|
|Naina Devi Elevation||1177 mtrs|
|Naina Devi PIN||174310|
|Naina Devi Telephone code||01978|
|Naina Devi Vehicle registration||H.P-23,24|
|Naina Devi Nearest Airport||Chandigarh||110 kms|
|Naina Devi 2nd Nearest Airport||Shimla||111 kms|
|Naina Devi Nearest Train Station||Anandpur Sahib||23 kms|
|Naina Devi Nearest Main City||Chandigarh||104 kms|
|Naina Devi Distance from Delhi||350 Kms|
|Naina Devi Lowest Temprature||18 deg C|
|Naina Devi Highest temperature||37 deg C.|
|Naina Devi Tourist Months||All the yaer|
|Naina Devi Main River||Satluj river|
|Top 5 Attractions in Naina Devi|
|Naina Devi Main Attraction1||Bhakra dam||23 kms|
|Naina Devi Main Attraction2||Gobind Sagar Lake||99 kms|
|Naina Devi Main Attraction3||Vyas Cave, Bilaspur (HP)||68 kms|
|Naina Devi Main Attraction4||Markandeya||30 kms|
|Top 5 Accomodation in Naina Devi||Type||TA Rating|
|Hotel Hill Top , Swarghat||Hotel||N.A|
|Hotel Sagar View , Bilaspur||Hotel||N.A|
|Lake View , Bilaspur||B&B inns||N.A|
|Hotel Panchwati||B&B inns||100%|
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|Bittu Guest House & Restaurant||Ghumarwin, Bilaspur||88 kms.|
|Pal Sweet||Main road Anandpur||21 kms|
|Lucky Dhaba||Main road Anandpur||23 kkms|
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Distance From Naina Devi Temple To Chintapurni Temple - Approx - 113 km, 2 hours 4 mins
The distance from Chandigarh to Naina Devi is 103 kms .Your total travel time is approximately 1 hour(s) 46 min(s); which may vary depending upon the road and traffic conditions
Facilites for Mata Naina Devi Pilgrims who visit Mata Naina Devi Ji
Trust has constructed the Patiala Dharamshala, langar and another motel near langar area that provides free staying facility to 1,000 devotees.
Shakti Peeth's are 51 places where 51 parts of Sati's body fell.All the fifty one places -where parts of Sati's body fell, became known as Shakti Peeths. It is believed that Sati's eyes fell at the place where Naina Devi temple is situated. Therefore, this temple is called Naina Devi.The word Naina is synonymous with Sati's eyes.
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The ringing of the bell produces what is regarded as an auspicious sound. It produces the sound Om, the universal name of the Lord. There should be auspiciousness within and without, to gain the vision of the Lord who is all-auspiciousness.
Even while doing the ritualistic aarati, we ring the bell. It is sometimes accompanied by the auspicious sounds of the conch and other musical instruments.
An added significance of ringing the bell, conch and other instruments is that they help drowned any inauspicious or irrelevant noises and comments that might disturb or distract the worshippers in their devotional ardour, concentration and inner peace.
The Famous Naina Deviji Ropeway was constructed by Ganpati Ropeways Private Limited.
The Mata naina Devi Roapway was built to facilitate pilgrims who visited Naina Deviji for the darshan of Mata Naina Deviji. The Naina Deviji Ropeway was inaugurated by the Honourable Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh Sri Virbhadra Singh on 30th July 1997.
Note :- The timings are subject to changes based on the weather condition
In normal course the ropeway operation are not available due to maintenance of the system on every 1st and 3rd week of Wednesday. In case of Public holiday the maintenance is carried out on the next day, i.e on Thursday.
PERSON - FARE IN RS
Free Car pick up service to Ropeway : For pilgrims / tourist who avail Bus services to come to Naina Deviji .The Roapway Company provides free Car pickup facility to pick passengers and drop them to the nearest Bus Stand at no extra cost.
Free Parking at the Roapway : There is ample space reserved for the parking of visitors which is free of cost.
The Roapway company has developed a beautiful children's park which is free for everyone to use. The park has various Joy rides and swings for the children and ample space of greenery exists for people to relax or have a small picnic. Even the elders can relax at this place and enjoy the scenic beauty of nature.
A pure veg restaurant is operating at the Ropeway Complex and serving North Indian Food and beverages at reasonable rates. The restaurant has enough seating capacity and one can enjoy the sight of snow clad peaks of The Dhawladhar range as well as the beautiful Govind Sagar lake leading towards Bhakra Dam from the restaurant premises.