Maa Shailputri

The first form of mother Durga among the nine is Shailputri. She has a half moon in her forehead; she is mounted on the bullock and holds a lance in her hand. She is known as Shailputri, because she has incarnated from Himalaya, the Emperor of mountains. Mounting a bullock the mother has a lance in… Continue reading Maa Shailputri

Sati Devi story in hindi – सती

शक्तिपीठ  – माता की कथा आदि सतयुग के राजा दक्ष की पुत्री पार्वती माता को शक्ति कहा जाता है। यह शक्ति शब्द बिगड़कर ‘सती’ हो गया। पार्वती नाम इसलिए पड़ा की वह पर्वतराज अर्थात् पर्वतों के राजा की पुत्र थी। राजकुमारी थी। लेकिन वह भस्म रमाने वाले योगी शिव के प्रेम में पड़ गई। शिव… Continue reading Sati Devi story in hindi – सती

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Sati and Shakti peeths

Sati Shakti Peeths – Indian Mythology Sati and Shakti Peeths have a significant importance in Indian Mythology. Sati is one of the gods of indian mythology and there is a story behind the origin of Shakti peeths. Please read on for details on this interesting mythological indian story about Sati. There was a king named Daksha,… Continue reading Sati and Shakti peeths

Sati – Shakti Peeths in West Bengal

Shakti Peeths in west bengal Out of 52 Shakti Peeths which were created as a result of Sati’s body parts fallen to various places. Following are the places where Shakti Peeths are found in West Bengal. 1. Bahula – Ketugram (On the Banks of Ajay river.) 2. Ujaani – Near Guskara. 3. Trisrota – Jalpaiguri… Continue reading Sati – Shakti Peeths in West Bengal

Patan Devi temple – Sati Shakti Peeth

Sati – Shakti Peeth temple at Patna Shakti Peeths have been formed when Devi Sati’s body parts fell on earth. Bhagwan Vishnu’s cut the body of Sati into pieces with sudarshan chakra when Lord Shiva was angry and dancing while carrying her. There are total 51 places where Sati’s body parts have fallen, though there… Continue reading Patan Devi temple – Sati Shakti Peeth

Arasuri temple – Sati Shakti Peeth (Ambaji)

Ambaji – Sati Shakti Peeth Ambaji mata temple is one among the 52 Shakti Peethof India. It is situated at a distance of approximately 65 kilometers from Palanpur and 45 kilometers from Mount Abu and 20 kilometers from Abu Road near the Gujarat and Rajasthan border. Following the destruction of Daksha’s sacrifice and the Rudra… Continue reading Arasuri temple – Sati Shakti Peeth (Ambaji)

Tripura Sundari temple- Shakti peeth

    Tripura Sundari temple is one among the 52 Shakti peethas in India. It is situated in ancient Udaipur, about 55 kms from Agartala. The temple was constructed in 1501 A.D. by Maharaja Dhanya Manikya. Temple consist a square type sanctum with a conical dome. This temple is one among the Sati Shakti Peeths. Sati’s right foot have fallen here.… Continue reading Tripura Sundari temple- Shakti peeth

Tarapeeth Temple – Sati Shakti Peeth ( Tarapith )

Tarapeeth (Tarapith) – Sati Shakti Peeth Tarapeeth or Tarapith, is one of the Shakti Peeths in India. There are a number of Shakti peeths in india, which is based on the famous incident of Devi Sati giving up her life after her husband was insulted by her father, Daksha Prajapati. TaraMaa ofTarapith is another form… Continue reading Tarapeeth Temple – Sati Shakti Peeth ( Tarapith )

Kalighat Temple – Sati Shakti peeth

Kalighat Temple – A Sati Shakti Peeth       Kalighat, a Hindu temple and one from the 52 shakti peeths of India. This temple is dedicated to Goddess Kali. The temple is situated in kolkata on the bank of river Hoogly(bhagirathi). Sati was daughter of king Daksha she married Lord Shiva against the wish… Continue reading Kalighat Temple – Sati Shakti peeth