BAIHNA MAHADEV

BAIHNA MAHADEV

AT A GLANCE

Devta Name/Local Name/Vedic Name Baihna Mahadev / Bashaildu Mahadev
Type (Rishi, Nag, etc) Shiv
Powering Divinity (Jogini) Kali
Associated Devtas Badi Durga, Vainshi Mahadev, Varun (Jundla) Devta, Maraidi Mahadev
Annual Fair (attended by which other deity) Vaishakhi (April) and Sawan (July/August) Mela, Diwali
Dussehra Participation/Place Stopped coming to Kullu Dussehra about five decades back.


QUICK FACTS

Location Distance from Kullu Directions Stay Options Key Contact
Chewadi Gram Panchayat Dehra 153 km Kullu-Aut-Banjar-Jalori Pass-Ani-Nirmand-Chewadi Hotels, Guest Houses at Normand Hoshiyar Chand, Kardar
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HIGHLIGHTS

Many years ago, the devi appeared to the villagers of Chewadi village in the form of a girl. She ordered them to build up a temple for her. Following her orders the villagers built a temple and established the devi. The devi has eight mohras. The main mohra is named shirka mohra.