Temples in Kangara
Chamunda Devi Temple
Chamunda Devi temple is one of the earliest temples in India built in the 16th century. The temple is located in the Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh and is dedicated to Chamunda Devi who is a form of Goddess Kali. It is one of the 51 Shakti Peeth and is believed to be more than 400 years old. Chamunda Devi temple is also known as Chamunda Nandikeshwar Dham, Lord Shiva resides near this temple in the form of Nandikeshwar.
The Jwalamukhi Temple is located in the city of Kangara, Himachal Pradesh, India. The temple is dedicated to Mata Jwalamukhi. The temple is known as one of the 51 Shakti Peeths. The goddess Jwalamukhi is worshipped as an eternal flame that emerges from a small fissure in a rock inside the sanctum sanctorum. Nine flames, symbolising the Navadurgas, are believed to be worshipped in the shrine. It is unknown when the flames have been burning and from where the flames emerged.
Bathu ki Ladi Temple
The Bathu ki Ladi Temple is located in the city of Kangara, Himachal Pradesh, India. The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. These temples were submerged in Maharana Pratap Sagar, a reservoir created by Pong dam in the early 1970s. Since then, these temples are only accessible from May to June when the water level decreases.
There are many famous temples in Kangara. The temples are Masroor Rock Cut Temple, Chamunda Devi Temple, Shri Bajreshwari Devi Temple, Jwalamukhi Temple, Bathu Ki Ladi Temple and many more pilgrimage sites to visit. People visit the temple to worship and get blessed. The festivals like Makar Sankranti, Shivratri, Navratri, Chait and Haryali are celebrated with great enthusiasm. The best time to visit all these temples is the month of January to June and September to December. Here you can check about Kangara temple darshan timings.