Garjiya Devi Temple, Jim Corbett National Park

Built on a huge rock in the middle of Kosi River, Garjiya Devi Temple attracts thousands of devotees, offering awe-inspiring views of cliffs and the river from this its island. Set in the oldest national park in India, this Shakti shrine features a black granite statue of Lakshmi Narayan dating from the 9th century and a 1.5 m (4.5 ft) high statue of Garjiya Devi, the presiding deity. Enjoy a picnic with a refreshing dip in the river near one of the most famous temples of the Nainital District. The place gets very crowded during Hindu holidays, so expect to wait in line to climb the steep stairs. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Jim Corbett National Park holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Garjiya Devi Temple and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • This is one of the main holy place in Corbett. This is very crowded place, full of devotee. View of river from this place is very beautiful.  more »
  • The temple is situated over a large rock in the middle of kosi river and is one of the famous temple.Daily too many people came here for worshiping from various part of India specially on kartik poorn...  more »
  • It is one of the best place visit in Jim Corbett National Park. Girjiya Devi Temple is located on the bank of Kosi river with beautiful and peaceful location. Temple has 72 stairs. Best time to visit ...  more »
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  • Devi temple situated on top of the rock. Natural beauty around the rock. It is present in between Kosi river. It is looking beautiful. Devi is famous in the local community.
  • It's a greatness of God. This Temple is the middle of the river. During rainy season it's difficult to visit the temple. Garjiya Devi temple have a very good system and public also maintaining the que system. Narrow space for climbing the stairs because there is limited space. People mostly visit this Temple beautiful natural beauty.sight seen.
  • This temple is situated in middle of koshi river on top of a small mountain,the speciality of this temple is there spiritual power the you can feel as I was feel that.
  • A beautiful temple devoted to Goddess Girija Mata situated in the banks of River Kosi! The temple is on a hill top and has neatly organized queues to reach the hill top and take blessing from the Goddess.
  • Nice spritual place ...but don't go in may-june will be full of croud and can't get darshan easily
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