In the valleys of Kangra, there is the Jwala Devi Temple of the Nine Eternal Flames, which attracts Hindu pilgrims from all over India. Also known as Jwala Ji, this mighty temple is located 56 km from Kangra Dharamshala in Himachal Pradesh. This is a unique temple that does not have the idol of Jwala Devi temple. Know more about Jwala Devi Temple Kangra Himachal.
Jwala Devi Temple Kangra Himachal
Read here some important facts about Jwala Devi Temple Kangra Himachal Pradesh. The place in Kangra where the eternal flame of Jwala Devi Temple burns continuously and this mysterious phenomenon attracts countless pilgrims from all over India. It is believed that the tongue of Goddess Sati fell where the Jwala Devi temple is now located. It is one of the 52 Shaktipeeths of India. Jwala Devi Temple is dedicated to Jwala Ji and there is no idol in the temple. Devotees believe that the Goddess is present in the sacred flames that miraculously burn day and night without any external stimulus or fuel. And people come from far and wide to see this miracle. There is always a crowd of devotees here. It is a 2-hour journey from Dharamshala to Jwala Devi Temple and there are few hotels to stay near the temple.
Timings: 5:00 am to 10:00 pm (summers); 6:00 am to 9:00 pm (winters).