If you are wanting to indulge in the aura of peace and serenity, then visit Hadimba Devi Temple that is surrounded by tall trees; sit, relax, and calm amidst nature. Hadimba Devi Temple is also known as the Dhungari temple, located in Manali, north parts of Himachal Pradesh. The temple was constructed in 1553 by Maharaja Bahadur Singh. It is an ancient cave temple where the deity performed meditation, located amidst the hills of Manali, that are covered with snow. It is a unique shrine of Hidimbi Devi, who is the wife of Bhima, a figure in the Indian epic Mahabharata.
This beautiful temple is built on the rocks enclosed with cedar forests. The architecture of the Hadimba Devi temple is unique and different from the construction styles of other temples. It has a captivating cone-shaped roof, carved with wooden doorways and walls. It is 24 meters tall and the three-square roofs consist of timber tiles. The deity of this temple is also known as the Goddess of Nature or Forest Goddess.
It is only advisable to take the help of a guide if you plan to trek to the hills for a safer experience.
Timings are subject to change. You will be automatically booked into a time slot as part of the check out process. Please visit the official website to confirm the time slot before your visit.