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माँ विंध्यवासिनी - Maa Vindhyavasini Temple @ Vindhyachal (Uttar Pradesh)



Maa Vindhyavasini Temple @ Vindhyachal(Uttar Pradesh) by Drifter Baba

माँ विंध्यवासिनी - Maa Vindhyavasini Temple @ Vindhyachal :

Maa Vindhyavasinin temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Maa Durga. It is situated in a small city called Vindhyachal in the Mirzapur district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. Holy river Ganga passes through Vindhyachal and people take a dip before visiting the temple. 

There is a mention of this temple in Markndeya Puran. As per Durga Saptshati, Maa Durga killed the demon Mahishasura. 

This temple is a very famous temple in India and thousands of devotees visit there every day for different rituals like Upnayan Sanskar,  Mundan Sanskar, etc.

This is an ideal place for a two-day visit. You will find other temples around it. Please visit the place and feel the spirituality. 

Visiting Timing:  05:00 AM to 10:00 PM  All Day  

Best time to visit: All time. During the summer it's hot.

Entry Fees:  No. You have to pay only if you want to perform special rituals. They have different prices for different rituals.

Maa Vindhyavasini Temple
 Vindhyachal, Mirzapur District,Uttar Pradesh, India

Special occasion:
Navaratri is a very special occasion in the temple. During Navratri, you will find a huge crowd of devotees. Also during another Indian Hindu festival, you will find a huge crowd.

Places to visit in and around Vindhyachal:
  • Maa Vindhyavasini Mandir
  • Ashtabhuja Devi
  • Sitamarhi Sita Samahit Sthal

Parking Places: Finding parking near the temple is very tough. You have to park your vehicle around 500 m from the temple.

How to reach  Vindhyachal: 

Airport: The nearest airport is Bamrauli Airport in Prayagraj which is 85 km or Varanashi which is 70 km. The airport is well connected with different cities in India. 

Indian Rail: The nearest railway station is Vindhyachal. This railway station is well connected with major Indian cities. 
Buses: The nearest bus station is in Vindhyachal. Regular buses are available from different cities like Varanashi, Prayagraj, etc.  
Private Taxis: Availability of private taxis, Autos are very good. 

Distance from Nearby Major Cities
  • Varanashi:  64 km     
  • Prayagraj: 83 km
  • Gaya: 308 km
  • Sarnath: 73 km 
  • Ayodhya: 246 km

Accommodation : 
There are lots of hotels and lodges available for different price ranges. 

Food & Restaurant  :
As this is a very famous spiritual tourist destination in India, Many people visit there every day. You will find lots of restaurants near the temple. 

Few Photos:

Maa Vindhyavasini Temple @ Vindhyachal(Uttar Pradesh) by Drifter Baba

Maa Vindhyavasini Temple @ Vindhyachal(Uttar Pradesh) by Drifter Baba

Visit Date:  26 Dec 2012