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Temples to visit this Navratri season

In India we celebrate many festivals and Navratri is also one of the major festivals in India. It's 9 days of celebration followed by Dusshera and Diwali in few weeks. People believe that these auspicious days are good to start a business and they visit temples to take blessings. During this time all the temples are decorated and lighted. Communal feast known as bhandaras are also organized. People also fast on these days, they don’t eat food but only fruits and especially made Vrat food and at the end of ninth day we girls are worshiped as they are considered like devi and people invite them to their homes for pooja.

If you want to visit few temples this Navratri then check out these places.

Vaishno Devi Temple

Vaishno Devi, also known as Mata Rani, Trikuta and Vaishnavi, is a manifestation of the Hindu Mother Goddess Mahalakshmi. Vaishno Devi Mandir is located at the height of 5300 ft on in the trikuta hills of state Jammu and Kashmir. It is not only a belief but also a strong experience of one and all that the Divine Mother sends a call to her devotees.In navratre its decorated a lot.

Sharda Mata Temple

Maihar wali Mata Temple is situated on a trikuta hill of maihar in the state called heart of India. The sacred and holy temple is one of the 51 Shakti Peeth of goddess Parvati,where the necklace of Sati fell. Millions of pilgrims visit the temple all-round the year. It is considered to be a very powerful place of worship. It is about 5 KM from Maihar Station.

Tara Devi Temple

The Tara Devi Temple is located at the top of a hill called the Tara Devi Mountain in Simla, Himachal Pradesh. It is one of the famed temple and most popular tourist attraction of the city,surrounded by trees, forests and meadow. The temple was built approximately 250 years ago, Every year thousands of pilgrims visit Tara Devi temple.

Kanaka Durga Temple

Kanaka Durga Temple is a famous hindu Temple of Goddess Durga located in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh. The temple is located on the Indrakeeladri hill, on the banks of Krishna River. One of the many mythologies associated with this place is that Arjuna prayed to Lord Shiva on top of Indrakeela hill to win His blessings and the city derived its name "Vijayawada" after this victory.

Chamundeshwari Temple

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. The Chamundeshwari Temple is considered as a Shakti Peetha and one among the 18 Maha Shakti Peethas. It is known asKrouncha Pitham as the region was known in Puranic times as Krouncha Puri. The origin of Shakti Peethas is associated tothe mythology of Daksha yaga and Sati's self immolation.

Mansa Devi Temple

Mansa Devi Temple, Haridwar is a Hindu temple dedicated to goddess Mansa Devi in the holy city of Haridwar in the Uttarak Devotees who want their wishes to be fulfilled by Mansa tie threads to the branches of a tree located in the temple. Once their wishes are fulfilled, people come back again to the temple to untie the thread from the tree.

Adhar Devi Temple

Situated in a cave, The Adhar Devi Temple is one of the popular religious themed tourist destinations in the Mount Abu region. It is situated three kilometers north of the main town of Mount Abu. The Adhar Devi Temple can be reached by climbing up 365 stairs carved into the mountain. The Adhar Devi Temple is dedicated to the Goddess Durga.

Bamleshwari Devi Temple

Bambleshwari Temple is at Dongargarh in Rajnandgaon district, Chhattisgarh, India. It is on a hilltop of 1600 feet. This temple is referred as Badi Bambleshwari. These temples are revered by lakhs of people of Chhattisgarh who flock around the shrine during the Navratris of Kavar (during Dashera) and Chaitra (during Ram Navami). There is tradition of lighting Jyoti Kalash during Navaratris here.

Saptashrungi Devi Temple

Saptashrungi is a site of Hindu pilgrimage situated 60 kilometres (37 mi) from Nashik in west indian state of Maharashtra in India. According to Hindu traditions, the goddess Saptashrungi Nivasini dwells within the seven mountain peaks. The temple is also one among the 51 Shakti Peethas located on the Indian subcontinent and is a location where one ofSati's (first wife of Lord Shiva limbs,) her right arm is reported to have fallen.

Tara Tarini Temple

Maa Tara Tarini temple on the Kumari hills at the bank of the River Rushikulya near Brahmapur city in Ganjam District, Odisha, India is worshiped as the Breast Shrine and manifestations of Adi Shakti. The Tara Tarini Shakti Peetha is one of the oldest pilgrimage centers of the Mother Goddess and is one of four major ancient Tantra Peetha and Shakti Peethas in India.

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