Shaktipeeth Uttar Pradesh Temples

Mata Chintpurni Devi Temple Timings, History

Chintpurni Mata Temple or Chinnamastika Devi Temple is situated in Chintpurni, Una District, Himachal Pradesh. This temple and also one of the 51 Shakti Peethas, It is believed that Sati Devi’s feet fell here. The main deity is Chintpurni Devi an incarnation of Parvathi Devi. Navaratri, Mata Da Mela is celebrated twice a year, Every Month Sakranti, Chaitra Mela and Sawan Mela are the main festivals celebrated here.

Chintpurni Devi Temple Timings:

In Winter: 5:00 AM to 9:30 PM
In Summer: 4:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Aarti Timings:

Morning Aarti: 5:30 AM to 6:00 AM
Evening Aarti: 7:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Bhog Timings: 12:00 Noon
Shringar Timings: 4:00 AM

Maa Chintpurni Devi Temple History:

The history of the Chintpurni temple is linked to a famous legend. According to it, when Sri Vishnu cut Sati’s body into 51 pieces, they scattered everywhere. So all the pieces together made the 51 Shakti Peethas.

According to Puranic traditions, Shiva – Rudra Mahadev will protect Chhinnamastika Devi in all four directions. In addition, there are four temples of Shiva: Kaleshwar Mahadev in the east, Narayhana Mahadev in the west, Muchkund Mahadev in the north, and Shiva Bari in the south, which are almost equidistant from Chintpurni. It also confirms Chintpurni as the home of Chinnamastika Devi.

Mata Chintpurni Devi Temple
People also believe that Pandit Mai Das, a Kalia Saraswat Brahmanestablished this shrine to Mata Chintpurni Devi in Chhaproh village twenty-six generations ago. Over time this village became popular as Chintpurni after the eponymous deity.

How to reach Chintpurni Temple:

By Air:
Gaggal Airport Dharamshala is the nearest airport, at a distance of 66.2km from Chintpurni.
Amritsar Sree Guru Ram Das Jee International Airport is 166 km.
Chandigarh International Airport is 170 km.

By Rail:
The closest railway stations are Una 54 km, Amb 21 km, and Hoshiarpur 48.2 km. A number of trains are available to reach any of these stations.

By Road:
Frequent public transport bus services are available within Himachal Pradesh and from nearby states of Punjab and Haryana, and from Delhi. Bus routes connect various locations to Bharwain or Chintpurni bus stop. Distances from the Chintpurni bus stop to few locations are given below:

Delhi to Chintpurni: 404km on NH1
Chandigarh to Chintpurni: 184km on NH21
Hoshiarpur to Chintpurni: 46.6 km on NH70 and NH503
Kangra to Chintpurni: 58 km on NH88 and NH503
Naina Devi to Chintpurni: 108 km
Vaishno Devi to Chintpurni: 250 km

Taxis can be hired at any of these locations.
Please use the Google Map displayed here to view the distance from your location to Maa Chintpurni Temple and find the optimal route to follow.

Maa Chintpurni Devi Temple Address:

Mata Shri Chintpurni Devi Ji
Chintpurni, Teh. Amb,
Una District,
Uttar Pradesh – 177110.
Phone No:- (+91) – 01976-255818

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