Browsing: Hindu Temples of India

A Temple (Mandir)is a structure which houses the Gods in Hinduism. A characteristic of most temples is the presence of murtis (idols) of the Hindu deity to whom the temple is dedicated. They are usually dedicated to one primary deity, the presiding deity though there are temples dedicated to several deities.

Maharashtra Unlimited Saptashrungi Devi

One of the 51 Shakti Peethas, Saptashrungi Devi temple is considered as one of the significant religious sites in Maharashtra. The temple is located at an altitude of 1230 meters above the sea level on the top of a series of seven hills called Saptshrung Gad near Vani (Nashik).