Goddess Naina Devi Temple, Nainital

About Goddess Naina Devi Temple, Nainital

Goddess Naina Devi Temple, Nainital - Address

Address: Ayarpatta, Nainital, Uttarakhand 263002

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Time Required: 01:30 Hrs

Timings: 05:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

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Naina Devi temple is one of the 51 Shakti peeths of Hindu religion. Located at the northern end of famous Nainital Lake, the temple has Goddess Naina represented in form of her two eyes. According to Hindu Mythology, this is the place where eyes from the burnt body of Goddess Sati fell when Lord Shiva was carrying away her corpse. Since then, the Goddess has been worshipped in the form of eyes at the site. The temple witnesses devotees and tourists in large numbers during the various festivals and fairs.

Highlights and must sees include:

  • Idols of the Hindu deities.
  • Neat and Clean Temple compound.
  • Vibrant atmosphere at a beautiful location.

Goddess Naina Devi Temple Information

  • During Nanda Ashtami a big 8 day festival is organized here that attracts visitors in large numbers.
  • Entry is free.

How To reach Goddess Naina Devi Temple by Public Transport

  • Walk or hire a taxi

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  • It felt great when it came Very good place. The evening view is worth seeing. And cold air Naini Lake is worth seeing everything. And between this, the temple of Naina Devi Mata feels a calm place.At night it seems as if it is Diwali everyday. From the light of the house built on the mountain, it seems like it has come to heaven......…☺️☺️☺️☺️☺️☺️☺️☺️☺️

  • Loved the Temple of Naina MAA... First time when I entered into the temple, Sandhyaarati was going on which was make me feel that I am blessed. Everyone should visit this Temple and feel Awesome.

  • Awsome temple of Ma Naina Devi situated near the Naini lake. After some blessings you can enjoy some shopping outside the temple

  • Naina Devi Temple is a famous holy temple in Nainital located near the lake. Know more about Naina Devi history, mythology and importance.

  • Beatiful little temple. Nice arati. And in the evening mesmerising view of nainital from here

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