Mata Chamunda Devi Darshan
Mata Chamunda devi temple is in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh, India which is 10 km west of Palampur, on the Baner river. Chamunda devi is an abode of Shiva Shakti since the saga of Puranas. According to a legend, the Goddess Chamunda was enshrined as chief Goddess with the title of Rudra in the battle between demon Jalandhra and Lord Shiva which made this place famous as “Rudra Chamunda”. Another legend has it that “Savarni Manamantra” battle between the gods and demons, Chamunda emerged as Chandika from an eyebrow of Goddess “Kaushiki” and was assigned the task of eliminating the demons “Chand” and “Mund”. Chandika fought a fierce battle with these two demons and at last killed them. Goddess Chandika took the slain heads of the two demons “Chand” and “Mund” to the Goddess “Kaushiki” who being immensely pleased, blessed Chandika and bestowed upon her the title of “Chamunda,” the name which is famous all around the world.
Dedicated to goddesses Durga or Chamunda Devi – The Hindu deity, the surroundings of Chamunda devi temple provide an excellent venue for meditation prayers and spiritual attainments. The Chamunda Devi Temple is said to be more than 700 years old with a large pond where devotees take a dip. Holy Temple of Chamunda Devi is situated in the picturesque beauty of lush green mountains. Many saints can be seen here involved in penance and meditation.
Pilgrims visit to hindu deity Chamunda Devi round the year but during the time of Navratras, the temple is crowded by large number of hindu religion follower. Its believed that Mata Chamunda Devi blesses all her true devotees.Book Chamunda Devi Helicopter Chamunda Devi Darshan Tours