Baglamukhi Devi Temple, Himachal Pradesh

Located 30 km away from Kangra District in Himachal Pradesh near Dharamshala, the Baglamukhi Devi temple is surrounded by the Dhauladhar range of Himalayas. The name Baglamukhi is derived from two Sanskrit words “Bagla”, which means bride and “Mukhi”, meaning face. The temple is among the many establishments scattered in various other parts of the country dedicated to Goddess Baglamukhi.

It is considered that the Goddess loved the yellow color, and hence the temple is painted vibrantly in the yellow shade. The entrance, all the domes and the pillars are painted in yellow. Inside a tiered dome, which is supported by pillars, there is a huge prodigious havankund. The holy place enshrines the idol of Goddess Baglamukhi embellished with yellow ornaments, garments, and flowers.

Baglamukhi is one among the ten mahavidyas, the wisdom goddesses. Her abode is considered to be a Sidha Peetha. According to the mythology, she emerged on hearing the prayers of other Gods when the huge storm has erupted over the earth. It is believed that she calmed the storm, and since then she is worshipped as the enemy destroyer. This temple is one among the pars of famous Nava Shaktipeeth Yatra.

The temple is located in Bakhandi, Sameli, Himachal Pradesh. It is well connected by roads to various other parts of the state. Buses and taxi facility are available from cities like Delhi, Una, Chandigarh. Hoshiarpur, etc. The best time to visit the temple is during the month of October for the auspicious Navratri celebrations, celebrated with great joy, style, grandeur and vigour.


Baglamukhi Devi Temple open at 06:00 AM to 09:00 PM - Everyday

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Nitin Naik
01 May 2022
You feel blessed as soon as you enter the temple premises. U feel relaxed. Everyone performs yagnya here. Even I want to do one before I start my new project. I want strong blessings of maa baglamukhi

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Biju Biju
19 January 2021
This super place thanks for your information of story
Deepika Sharma
17 November 2021
kese contact kren havan ki date k liye plxx btaen

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Devinder Rajan
08 September 2022

what is the best day for performing shatru nashni yagya/ havan.and what time it takes. Whether the material required for yagya is available in the near market or in the temple and what is the financial cost.?

Biju Biju
19 January 2021

Do you know kerala temples?

Pooja Kapoor gaur
18 September 2020

Cost of haven n approximately time taken ?