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Bhimakali Temple

Bhimakali Temple (Sarahan) Himachal

The Bhimakali Temple is a popular tourist attraction in Shimla which is dedicated to Goddess Durga. The temple located in Sarahan at the distance of 180 kilometres from Shimla. Maa Durga exists right here in the type of Bhimakali. The temple is considered one of the most famous Hindu shrines in the Himalayan province. The temple is 800 years of ages and also it is believed to be among the 51 Shakti Peethas of Shaivite Hindus. Based on Hindu mythology, the Shakti Peethas are devoted to Maa Shakti that is also called Durga.

The temple features beautiful Himachali architecture. One can discover great art work which takes influence from Tibetan, Buddhist and also Hindu styles of architecture. The auspicious occasion of Dussehra is celebrated on a grand scale in the temple. Unique arrangements are made to celebrate the festival. The uniqueness of the temple makes it one of the most seen destinations in Shimla.

Bhimakali Temple Sarahan

The Gods were really kind when they have actually offered Sarahan its beauty. It's a lovely place with stunning landscapes. The mountains about have lots of snow entire year. You can have the view of snow-capped mountains, even in the summer season. The areas and orchards are spread all over. There is a variety of wild flowers as well as unusual medicinal natural herbs. Deep down the valley, streams the river Sutlej.

Saharan is famous for trekking also. It is the gateway to Kinnaur. It is a place of pilgrimage. The temple is always full of devotees. Temple complex also attracts the devotees.  It is a paradise for nature lovers.  This is a place that presents astonishing travel experience.

Best Time to Visit

The Bhimakali Mandir is all the year since different seasons provide different picturesque elegance. While in winter months heavy woollens are required and in summer the temperature is really positive. From March to November light woollens throughout the day and also a coat for the early morning & evening is suggested, as during this period the climate is temperate.