DEVI-BHATANTI

AT A GLANCE

Devta Name/Local Name/Vedic Name Devi Bhatanti/ Chhoti Devi
Type (Rishi, Nag, etc) Durga
Powering Divinity (Jogini)
Associated Devtas
Annual Fair (attended by which other deity) At least five fairs are held in the temple every year and most of other deities from Archhandi to Khakhnal attend these.
Dussehra Participation/Place Kullu


QUICK FACTS

Location Distance from Kullu Directions Stay Options Key Contact
Naggar 22 km Kullu-Naggar Rest House/Home
Stay/Hotels at Naggar
Fakir Chand, Kardar/ Puran Chand, Goor 9736230712



HIGHLIGHTS

It is told that a woman in Naggar village found a mohra while digging in the field. The news spread and people became curious as to whose mohra it is. The goddess appeared in the dream of a villager and revealed herself as Bhatanti devi. People started worshiping her. The devi has a straight (khada) rath with 16 mohras. Devi travels to Vashisht on special occasions on her wish. Old temple is in traditional style made in wood and stone. Devi is said to cure illnesses.