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Chhattarpur mandir

Introduction: Chhattarpur mandir, the second largest temple complex in India, and is dedicated to Goddess Katyayani, a part of Navadurga, the nine forms of Hindu goddess Durga. The temple complex spread over 60 acres, houses more than 20 small and large temples of other hindu dieties such as Lord Ganesha, Lord Rama, Lord Hanuman and Lord Shiva. The Temple also houses a Shayan Kaksha of Navadurga where a bed, dreesing table and a meeting table with nine chairs, all made up of pure silver are present. Temple is  totally constructed with marble. An old tree is standing at the entrance of the main temple, where devotees tie holy threads for wish fulfillment. The main deity in the temple is Goddess Katyayani, a part of Navadurga, the nine forms of Hindu goddess Durga or Shakti, worshipped during the Navratri celebrations.

History: The Chhatarpur Mandir was founded by Sant Shree Nagpal Ji in 1974, who died in 1998. His samadhi lies in the premises of the Shiv Mandir within the temple premises.

Open: Daily

Timings: 6:00am-9:00pm

Address: Chhatarpur,New Delhi, Delhi-110074

Nearest metro station: Chhattarpur

Celebrations: Janamashtmi, Shivratri and Navratris

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