Search This Website

Kalmadhav Temple(Shakti Pith)in Amarkantak Madhya Pradesh

Here is Some Information about Kalmadhav Temple(Shakti Pith)in Amarkantak Madhya Pradesh India.
Location: Amarkantak, Madhya Pradesh.
Dedicated to: Goddesh Sati
Entry: Free
Temple Timing: 6:00 Am to 8:00 Pm
Significance: Among one of 52 Shakti pith
Visiting Timing: 1 Hour
Best time to Visit: Oct to March
Nearest Railway Station: Pendra station
Nearest Airport: Jabalpur and Raipur National Airport

About  Kalmadhav Temple Shakti Pith
The Kalmadhav Temple Shakti Pith is located in Amarkantak, Madhya Pradesh. The temple is dedicated to goddesh Sati Durga.Kalmadhava Peeth is among the 51 Shakti Peeth of Ma Sati.The most adapted view of Amarkantak, which is very close to Chitrakoot, is the originating point of River Narmada and is situated in Madhya Pradesh. Here the idols are named as “Kali” for Devi and “Ashitanda” for Bhairav.
It is said that, the left Buttock of maa Sati fell here, when lord Vishnu in order to relieve lord Shiva from grief of losing his wife Sati, used his ‘Sudarshan Chakra’ to incise maa Sati Body. Then, at the place of fall of left Buttock, this temple was constructed. Kalmadhava Shakti Peeth is situated in Amarkantak, Madhya Pradesh. Here the idol of maa Sati is called as ‘Kalmadhava’ and the lord Shiva is worshipped as ‘Asitananda’. When it comes to the art and architecture, Kalmadhava Shakti Peeth is quite adorable. The white stone made temple with ponds all around it produces a picturesque view. Adding to the charm of the location, the picturesque view of Son River and the nearby kund, is something that can’t be left unseen. The most important part of this location is that, two main ranges, Satpura and Vindhya merge together here. There around 100 steps in total which are need to be travelled in order to reach the temple. One more thing that makes this place more charming is the flow of Narmada River.

History Kalmadhav Temple Shakti Pith  

Amarkantak is said to be founded about 6,000 years back by the Suryavanshi Samrat Mandhata. History to this place dates back in the time when it is said that the Left Buttock of Maa Sati fell to this place. Best information about the origin and the formation of this temple, people can be taken from with local people. Religious books, Purans etc are worth trying to find out the history about the Shakti Peeth.

Festival Celebrate  Kalmadhav Temple Shakti Pith 

Makar Sankranti, Sharad Purnima, Deepawali, Somvati Amavasya, Ram Navami,Navratri

How To Reach Kalmadhav Temple Shakti Pith  

By Road : There are many public and private vehecles available to rsach Kalmadhav Temple Shakti Pith .

By Train : The Nearest REailway station is  Pendra station.

By Air: The Nearest Airport is  Jabalpur and Raipur National Airport.

Pictuire Gellery of  Kalmadhav Temple Shakti Pith 

Get New Updates Every day Like This Page