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Famous Temples in Dehradun to visit

Famous Temples in Dehradun to visit

Laxman Sidhh

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Distance (From Dehradun Railway Station): 9.5 Kms
  • Commonly Visited From: Dehradun Railway Station
  • Trip Duration (From Dehradun Railway Station, Including Travel): 1 Hours
  • Transportation Options: Bus / Cab

Laxman Sidh Temple is situated between  dense Lachhiwala forest in Dehradun. It present on the way to Jolly Grant Airport at Haridwar – Rishikesh Road.Laxman Sidh Temple is well known for its religious importance and for its scenic beauty. The temple is the cremation site of the Saint Swami Laxman Siddh. According to a popular belief, the temple is constructed on the same place where Laxman, Lord Rama’s younger brother, underwent repentance for killing the demon king Ravana.

On every Sunday, large number of devotees visit this temple. Laxman Siddh Fair is organized at Laxman Siddh Temple on last Sunday of April month every year. Thousands of devotees visit this temple during the annual Fair. Visitors can also experience the culture and customs of local tribes of the region during this fair.

One can reach easily at Laxman Siddh Temple by bus or taxi till Harrawala and then 1 km trek to the temple.

Tapkeshwar Temple, Dehradun

tapkeshwar temple dehradun

  • Located at a distance of 6.5 kilometres
  • Commonly Visited during Shiv ratri
  • Trip Duration (From Dehradun Railway Station, Including Travel): 1 Hours
  • Transportation Options: Bus / Cab

from the city centre of Dehradun, the Tapkeshwar Temple is a humble cave shrine dedicated to Lord Shiva. Simple and charming in its appearance, this revered temple is situated along the banks of a river which imparts it a unique sanctity. A Shiva Linga is enshrined in the main complex which is believed to grant the wishes of all those who seek the Lord’s blessings. Water trickles from the ceiling continuously on the Shivalinga, making it an interesting spectacle to watch. This cave was once resided by the famous guru Dronacharya and hence is also famous as Drona cave.

One of the popular destinations in Dehradun, Tapkeshwar Temple is one of the most visited temples in the region. Residing in the lap of gentle green mountains, this destination is thronged by young travellers as an unlikely but ideal picnic spot as well. After taking a short trek through the forest, you are confronted by the simple yet inspiring edifice of the Tapkeshwar Temple.Cool sulphur water springs here are available for pilgrims to take a bath in before they enter the main temple. Once you enter the main complex, you are confronted by the magnificence of Lord Tapkeshwar, who is called so owing to the constant dripping of holy waters from the ceiling and onto the deity’s head. Holy chants and the ringing of temple bells will transport you into a world of the divine where you can sit back and introspect. Visit the Tapkeshwar Temple to rediscover your bond with the Supreme Almighty.

Santala Devi Temple –

mata santala devi mandir dehradun

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Located at a distance of 15  kilometres
  • Commonly Visited during Dussara
  • Trip Duration (From Dehradun Railway Station, Including Travel): 1 Hours
  • Transportation Options: Bus / Cab

A religiously significant temple in Dehradun, Santala Devi temple is also called by other names, like Santaura Devi temple, Santaula Devi temple. This temple is one of most visited place in Dehradun. At the temple, Sanatala Devi is praised along with her brother. It is believed that on realization that they would not be able to fight with Mughal Army, Santala Devi and her brother decided to abandoned their weapons and pray to God. As they were praying, a sudden light flickered and they turn into stones idols.After the incident a shrine was built in the fort itself. It was the day of Saturday

when they turns into stones images. Hundreds of devotees visit Santala Devi Temple to take the blessings of the Goddess Santala Devi and her brother. On every Saturday, number of devotees visiting increases manifolds as it is regarded as the day of Goddess Santala.

Buddha Temple, Dehradun

 

One Of The Major Attractions Of Dehradun City, Buddha Temple Is Famous For Its Extravagant Buddhists Structure And Holy School Of Tibetian Religion. The Temple Is Located At Clement Town And Is The Cynosure For Many International Tourists Across The World. Several Buddists Preachers And Followers Arrive Here In Large Number From Catty-Corners.

Buddhism History In Dehradun

This photo of Tibetan Buddhist Temple is courtesy of TripAdvisor

Buddha Temple Is A Tibetan Monastery That Is Also Famous As Mindrolling Monastery And Was Built In 1965 By Kochen Rinpoche And Few Other Monks That Were Engrossed In The Protection And Promotion Of Cultural And Religious Sentiments Of Buddhism. Developed In Sync With The Japanese Architecture, Buddha Temple Complex Doles Out Pleasing And Serene Ambience And Enthralls Large Number Of People. The Complex Of Buddha Temple Was Created As One Of The Four Schools Of Tibetan Religion And Was Known As Byigma Which Other Similar Schools Were Known As Sakya, Kagyu And Geluk Respectively.

Sai baba Temple Rajpur Dehradun

t a distance of 10 km from Dehradun Railway Station, Sai Darbar Temple is the popular pilgrimage center located on Rajpur Road in Dehradun.

The temple is dedicated to Shirdi Sai Baba. It is constructed out of marble and the idol of Sai Baba is placed in the middle of the temple. The interior of the temple is ornamented with exquisite paintings with enchanting colors. There is a large hall where prayers are held every evening.

The temple is set in tranquil surroundings far away from the hustle and bustle of Dehradun. Sai Mandir is open to all kinds of devotees irrespective of their caste, creed and religion. On Thursday many people come here to participate in the afternoon and evening prayers.
At a distance of 10 km from Dehradun Railway Station, Sai Darbar Temple is the popular pilgrimage center located on Rajpur Road in Dehradun.

The temple is dedicated to Shirdi Sai Baba. It is constructed out of marble and the idol of Sai Baba is placed in the middle of the temple. The interior of the temple is ornamented with exquisite paintings with enchanting colors. There is a large hall where prayers are held every evening.

The temple is set in tranquil surroundings far away from the hustle and bustle of Dehradun. Sai Mandir is open to all kinds of devotees irrespective of their caste, creed and religion. On Thursday many people come here to participate in the afternoon and evening prayers.

 

Kalu Siddh Mandir  Dehradun

 kalu sidh madir dehradun

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This temple is located seven km away from Thano village near Baniiwala. This temple in Thano Forest Range is dedicated to a saint named Kalu Sidh. Located near the Sheetal river, this place is better for bird lovers and tracking people. You can stay in the Forest Rest House here.

Mandu Sidh in Dehradun

Mandu sidh mandir

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Located in Premnagar, this temple is situated in the middle of the forest. All these temples are small and in solitude, but because of their belief, devotees travel here from far and away.

 

Dat wali mata , Dehradun

 

 

datwali mata temple dehradun

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मां दात काली मंदिर देहरादून के पास सहारनपुर रोड पर स्थित एक प्रसिद्ध हिंदू मंदिर में से एक है। यह मंदिर देवी काली माता को समर्पित है जो देवी सती का हिस्सा है, जो भगवान शिव की पत्नी है।

 

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