Mansa Devi Temple

 

Mansadevi

Mansadevi

Mansa Devi Temple is located in Haridwar. Mansa Devi Temple is dedicated to famous Hindu goddess Mansa Devi. Mansa Devi Temple is located approx. 850 mtrs. from Har ki Pauri and around 2kms from bus station Haridwar.

Mansa Devi temple can b reached by hiring local autos, taxis and rickshaw from Haridwar. Masa Devi temple is located on top of Bilwa Parvat a part of the famous shivalik range of the himalayas. Mansa Devi is also known as Bilwa Tirth one of the Panch Teerth in haridwar.

mansadevi

mansadevi

Mansa Devi Temple was built by Maharaja Gopal Singh of Mani Majra around 1811-1815 A.D.

Mansa Devi is an ancient serpent hindu goddess. Mansa Devi is majorly workshipped on Nag Panchami. Naag Panchami is a day dedicated to snakes, where people worship the snakes and hail them with milk and other eatables.

 

 

 

Ropeway to Mansadevi

Ropeway to Mansadevi

Mansa Devi has two most important sculptures of the goddess, one of them is goddess Mansa Devi with eight arms and the other one in the shrine with five arms and three mouths.

 

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