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Garjiya Temple-Temple of the Tiger

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A temple situated on a rock with feral surroundings and with river Kosi flowing freely in this mystic environment, Garjiya Temple is a pious Shakti shrine located in the middle of the dense teakwood forest.

Garjiya temple is located in the Garjiya village near Ramnagar. The route to this temple involves a bit of trekking so be ready to experience some of the most spectacular views of the jungle. The temple has figures of various Hindu deities such as Baba Bhairon, Lord Shiva, Lord Ganesha and Goddess Saraswati. A very interesting fact about this place is that you can see tigers within the temple premises and they don’t harm anyone unless they sense danger. It is a beautiful place where you will not only learn about the local culture but also will feel rejuvenated.

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Jim Corbett
Uttarakhand, India
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Overall Rating:4.4

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"Garjiya Devi Temple is a noted Devi temple located in the Garjiya village near Ramnagar, Uttarakhand, India, on the outskirts of the Corbett National Park. It is a sacred Shakti shrine where Garjiya Devi is the presiding deity. The temple is situated over a large rock in the Kosi River and is one of the most famous temples of the Nainital district, visited by thousands of devotees during Kartik Poornima, a Hindu holy day celebrated on the fifteenth lunar day of Kartik (November – December)"
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"Jai mata di"
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"so very very nice palace and beautiful tempal off garjiya mata mandir so always nice jai garjiya mata...."
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"Jai mata di"
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"Ganga esnan me gaya tha "

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