Mansa Devi Temple, Haridwar

Mansa Devi Temple, Haridwar - Address

Address: Bilwa parvat, Haridwar

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Time Required: 00:30 Mins

Timings: 07:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

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About Mansa Devi Temple, Haridwar

Atop an enthralling hill of Bilwa Parvat stands this one of the oldest holy places of the town. The temple dedicated to Mansa Devi, this temple is always flodded with tourists from all over the world. Renowned for a wish-fulfilling temple, the temple has two idols of the presiding deity, one with three mouths and five arms and the other with eight arms. One of the major Siddh peethas in India, this temple is the apex of Siddh peetha triangle, which is formed by the trio of Mansa Devi, Maya Devi and Chandi Devi.

The pretty idol of the Mansa Devi is adorned with beautiful jewels and flowers during the Pooja.

One of the famous rituals performed by the devotees visiting the temple is to tie holy threads to the sacred tree, which is believed to fulfill wishes of devotees. Once the wishes are fulfilled, devotees need to untie the holy thread.

Apart from being a holy shrine, the temple is also a famous tourist destination. The walls of the temple are beautifully adorned with paintings of shrines. This particular architectural beauty of the temple comes from Shivalik background as well.

The cable cars, which are popularly known as 'Devi Udankhatola' are also a tourist attraction. The cable car carries tourists from the lower station up to the temple. The ropeway, which is used by the cable cars, is located at a height of 178 m from the ground.

Mansa Devi Temple Information

  • It is a religious place so head should be covered at all times.
  • It is advisable to leave the footwear outside.
  • The peace and sanity of the religious place should be not disturbed.
  • Photography is allowed.

Mansa Devi Temple Ticket Prices

  • The ropeway ticket costs INR 48 for a return trip.

How To reach Mansa Devi Temple by Public Transport

  • By foot or by a cycle rickshaw.

Restaurants Near Mansa Devi Temple

  • Mohan puri
  • Sharma ji Doodh wale

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Mansa Devi Temple, Haridwar Reviews - Write a Review

  • Very good Hindu temple. You can come via Rope car only after 8 AM which will charge you 65 rupees person for one way. You can use stairs as well If you want to come before first pray (Aarti) in temple. From here you can see some very good natural views. If you'll use road to come down from temple you will see many beautiful natural views as well. Don't use stairs use road to return.

  • If you want to visit the temple, make it a whole day affair because of the huge rush that can be found here. If you go to the temple at around 12 the n there will be around 2 hour waiting for the cable car ride. Better go there early in the morning at 8. People go by jeep as well but equal amount of rush. Many people go back without visiting thinking they will visit in an hour.

  • According to Hindu Religion it is also 5 star or grater than 5. If you want to see river ganga you can go there. Mansa Devi have an accreditation here any who pray for god by heart and want something it will be fulfill by god.

  • Goddess of snakes, Mansa Devi temple situated on the hill top. The journey to this Temple was a bit tough and thrilling as well. Now they have ropeways to move up and down the mountain. Nice temple.

  • Situated nearby Haridwar! will let you walk a little climb- easy though. Cool breeze can be experienced! amazing view from the top!! You can also have an experience of ropeway ride!!

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