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atop the Neel Parvat (Neel Mountain) on the other bank of river Ganga was constructed in 1929 A.D. by the king of Kashmir- Suchat Singh. It is 3 KM. trek from Chandighat . Legend has it that the army chief ChandaMunda of a local demon King Shumbh-Nishumbha was killed by goddess Chandi here after which the place got the name Chandi Devi. It is believed that the main statue was established by the Adi Shankracharya in 8th century A.D. There is another temple for Anjani Devi on the other side of the mountain which is accessible from Chandi Devi temple. One can reach Chandi Devi Temple through ropeway or on foot.

Chandi Devi Temple

Mansa Devi Temple

Mansa Devi Temple The temple of Goddess Mansa Devi is situated at the top of Bilwa Parwat (Bilwa Mountain). Here one statue of the Goddess has three mouths and five arms while the other statue has eight arms. It is believed that Mansa Devi fulfills her devotee’s wishes. The beautiful view of the Haridwar city can be seen from this place. The temple can be reached through ropeway or on foot.


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