CHINTPURNI TEMPLE is one of the ancient temples which is situated in the Una district of Himachal Pradesh. This Temple is also known as a Chhinnamastika Dhaam. Chintpurni Devi is regarded as the Goddess who takes all the worries of her devotees. Chintpurni Temple is one of the 51 shakti peethas in India. This is the place where Sati’s feet fell due to Lord Shiva’s tandava dance.
It is believed that if one wishes something from the Devi with an honest heart, the wish is granted. This temple was formed by Sarswat Brahman, Bhai Mai Das. The descendants of the Bhai Mai das family still offer prayers in this temple. In the center of this temple, there is the temple of Garbha Griha. At every corner of the Temple, there is a temple of Lord Shiva. In the temple, the image of Mata Chintpurni is placed in the form of Pindi (a round stone). During the time of Navratras, people from far and near visit here to seek the blessings of Mata Chintpurni Devi.
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Devotees or Pilgrims usually bring offerings for the Devi like Fruits, coconuts, sweets like Suji Halwa, Ladoo, Barfi, Kheer (sugar-coated puffed rice), Flowers, Ghee, Chunni, Sindoor and many more which shows the faith of devotees for Devi.
Opening and Closing Timings in Summer
FROM 4:00 AM TO 10:00 PM
Opening and Closing Timings in Winter
FROM 5:30 AM TO 9:30 PM
Timing of Morning Aarti is 6:00 AM
Timing of Evening Aarti is 8:00 PM
Note: The temple closes for a short duration during Aarti times.
श्री चिंतपूर्णी माता की आरती
चिंतपूर्णी चिंता दूर करनी, जग को तारो भोली माँ
जन को तारो भोली माँ, काली दा पुत्र पवन दा घोड़ा | भोली माँ |
सिन्हा पर भाई असवार, भोली माँ, चिंतपूर्णी चिंता दूर | भोली माँ |
एक हाथ खड़ग दूजे में खांडा, तीजे त्रिशूल सम्भालो, | भोली माँ |
चौथे हाथ चक्कर गदा, पाँचवे-छठे मुण्ड़ो की माला, | भोली माँ |
सातवे से रुण्ड मुण्ड बिदारे, आठवे से असुर संहारो, | भोली माँ |
चम्पे का बाग़ लगा अति सुन्दर, बैठी दीवान लगाये, | भोली माँ |
हरी ब्रम्हा तेरे भवन विराजे, लाल चंदोया बैठी तान, | भोली माँ |
औखी घाटी विकटा पैंडा, तले बहे दरिया, | भोली माँ |
सुमन चरण ध्यानु जस गावे, भक्तां दी पज निभाओ | भोली माँ |
Maa Chintpurni Aarti
Chintpurni Chinta Door Karni, Jan ko taro Bholi Maa
Jan ko taro Bholi Maa , Kali da Putra pawan da Ghoda
Singh par bhai asawaar, Bholi Maa | Chintpurni Chinta Door…..
Ek haath khadag doojey mein khanda, teejey trishool sambhalo, Bholi Maa…
Chauthey haath chakkar gada, paanchwe-chhatey mundo ki mala, Bholi Maa…
Saatvey se Rund Mund vidaare, aathwey se asur sangharo, Bholi Maa…
Champe ka baagh laga ati sundar, baithee diwaan lagaye, bholi maa…
Hari Brahma tere bhawan viraaje, laal chandoya baithee taan, Bholi Maa…
Aukhi ghaati vikata painda, taley bahey dariya, Bholi Maa…
Suman charan dhyanu jas gaave, bhaktan di paj nibhao Bholi Maa…
Bolo Chintpurni Mata ki jai….
Sacchey Darbar ki jai…….
Best time to visit Chintpurni Temple
During summer season temperature ranges from 15 degrees to 22 degrees which remains pleasant. During winter season temperature ranges from -5 degrees to 20 degrees. The temperature remains cool and woolen clothes or jackets are preferred to go to Chintpurni temple. During Monsoon season view of rainfalls can be seen.
Festivals in Chintpurni temple
The festivals are celebrated with great joy in the Chintpurni temple. You can see the colorful markets during the festive seasons. Here you can see the sense of unity and feeling of brotherhood among devotees. Various festivals like Lohri, Holi, Diwali or Navratra are celebrated with great delights and religious sentiments.
MARKET OF CHINTPURNI TEMPLE
There are a number of shops outside the Chintpurni Temple. Local bazaar (LOCAL MARKET) outside the temple is full of shops like cosmetics shops, sweets shops, Prashad shops from where you can get Prashad and sweets to offer in the temple during prayers. In this local market you can buy some spiritual and holy books, images of God and religious DVDs.
HOW TO REACH CHINTPURNI TEMPLE
Chintpurni Temple is very well connected with the roads and railways.
The nearest bus stand is the Chintpurni Bus stand. You can find buses easily from major cities to Chintpurni Temple. Normally people take a bus from Hoshiarpur Bus stand for Chintpurni Temple.
You can get a train to Amb Andaura on a regular basis. Amb Andaura railway station is the nearest railway station to Chintpurni which is 16 km far from the temple.
The nearest airport is Gaggal airport, Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh which is 65-70 km far from the temple. Private vehicles are usually not allowed beyond the Chintpurni bus stand which is about 1.5 km from the temple. Devotees need to walk this distance through a busy market.
ATTRACTIONS NEAR TO THE TEMPLE
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: How far is Jwalaji from Chintpurni Temple?
A: 34 kilometers.
Q: Which is the nearest railway station to Chintpurni Temple?
A: Amb Andaura is the nearest railway station and is 16 kilometers far from Chintupurni Temple.
Q: How far is Delhi from Chintpurni?
A: Delhi is 367 kilometers far.