Naina Devi Temple Nainital :Those
yearning for solace, peace and salvation, Nainital is the ideal place as
this charming hill resort got its name from the Goddess Naina Devi. At this
place both the eyes of Devi sati had fallen to the earth. In this temple
is in the shape of Pindi (Shrine) Devotees in great number visit
this place during Navratras and on Ashtami (Eight Day ) of the month of
Shravan. Apart from Nainital there is Naina Devi Temple In Himachal Pradesh also.
Naina Devi Temple History
Near the Shivalik mountain, there was a devotee of Durga named Naina. He
used to take is cattle on to the shivalik mountain for grazing. There was a
papal tree which is existing even today in the temple premises. One day
Naina went under that tree and saw that there was an idol of Durga beneath
the leaves of the tree.
The same day Durga Maa appeared in the dreams of
Naina at night and said to him "I am Adishakti Durga " you should
build a temple at this place under the papal tree and I will become famous
with your name. This beautiful temple is known as Naina Devi Temple since
then. There is also a cave near the temple which is known as the cave of
Naina Devi.The temple is dedicated to Maa Naina Devi. You can contact pilgrimage India for Naina Devi Darshan and online booking.
The temple is dedicated to the Goddess Bhagwati ( Durga). The temple is
also known as Mahishapitha because of it's association with Mahishasur.
Naina devi temple is one of the 52 Sati piths according to Hindu scriptures
Naina Devi Temple Bilaspur is known for its scenic beauty and all the devotees gets peace and
blessings of Ma Naina Devi. It's surrounded by Govind Sagar lake and Bharka