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Goddess Naina Devi, Nainital
Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
A major place of worship for Hindus, Goddess Naina Devi is devoted to Maa Naina Devi, the "Mother Goddess." The temple was built in the 15th century, though much of its current structure dates back to the 1880s--major efforts restored the building to its former glory after a devastating landslide. The surrounding area offers a tranquil atmosphere and remains an ideal spot to relax beside Naini Lake. Plan to visit Goddess Naina Devi and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Nainital attractions using our Nainital trip itinerary builder.
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We visited this temple on one fine evening, the temple was slightly crowded since it was an auspicious day, the temple promotes the rich cultural heritage of nainital, it is one of the must visit plac... read more »
This is a temple one must visit every time one visits Nainital. The presiding goddess of Nainital, Nanda Devi or Naina Devi has a special atmosphere around her and in the temple. This temple is locate... read more »
Nice small colorful temple located at one corner of Naini lake. It's a peaceful place offering good views of the lake.
Nice temple. Situated in mallital just next to lake. Home to naina devi and other dieties. Must visit whenever you go to nainital. You can also see lots of fish in lake. I rate it 4/5.
Shubham Singh Raghuvansi
Jai mata di
Beautifully located on the bank of nainital lake surrounded by hills. Features - many temples in the compound, cleanliness and lush green trees and pots, serene environment, restaurants and shops just outside the temple, walking distance from the bus station
Jai mata di
Great location. You can get your boat ride dropped here as well. It's right next to Tibetian market. Local shopping eating and a nice temple visit can all be combined. Temple is small quiet super clean as well.
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