BHALTHI-NARAYAN

Bhalthi Narayan

AT A GLANCE

Devta Name/Local Name/Vedic Name Bhalthi Narayan/Narayan
Type (Rishi, Nag, etc) Vaishnav
Powering Divinity (Jogini) Shaujari Mata
Associated Devtas Than Devta, Shaujari Mata
Annual Fair (attended by which other deity) Local fairs are celebrated.
Dussehra Participation/Place No


QUICK FACTS

Location Distance from Kullu Directions Stay Options Key Contact
Bhaltha 03 km Kullu-Khalara Nallah-Bhaltha Dev Sadan, Rest Houses and hotels at Kullu Krishan Chand , Goor




HIGHLIGHTS

Than Devta is the brother and Shaujari Mata is the sister of the devta. Deity travels to Manikaran and Bada Bhuin on pilgrimage. Deity presides over Bhaltha, Chhurla Villages and usually travels in the months of July/August and February/March. Old temple renovated in 1993. Legend is that ghanti (bell) and dharach (incense burning instrument) was found at a place known as Dada Aage which was taken to their home by Picchlu family. Later the temple was made in village Bhaltha. Devta has straight rath with nine mohras.