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52 Shakti peethas list, Shakti peeth in India

Thursday, 29 March 2012

52 Shakti peethas list 

 

Place

Body Part or Ornament

Shakti

Kanchipuram, Kamakshi temple, Kamakoti Peetam mentioned in Lalita Sahasram, Trishati, Astothram etc.

Ottiyana (Ornament covering stomach)

Kamakshi

Nainativu, Northern Province, Sri Lanka. Located 36 km from the ancient capital of the Jaffna kingdom, Nallur. The murti of the Goddess is believed to have been consecrated and worshipped by Lord Indra. The protagonist, Lord Rama and antagonist,Ravana of the Sanskrit epic Ramayana have offered obeisances to the Goddess. Nāga and Garuda of the Sanskrit epicMahabharata have also worshipped this Goddess.

Silambu(Anklets)

Indrakshi (Nagapooshani)

Shivaharkaray, a little distance from Sukkur Station from Karachi, Pakistan

Eyes

Mahishmardini

Sugandha, situated in Shikarpur, Gournadi, about 20 km from Barisal town, Bangladesh, on the banks of Sonda river.

Nose

Sugandha

Amarnath in Kashmir, India from Srinagar through Pahalgam 94 km by Bus, Chandanwari 16 km by walk

Throat

Mahamaya

Jwalamukhi, Kangra, India from Pathankot alight at Jwalamukhi Road Station from there 20 km

Tongue

Siddhida (Ambika)

Ambaji, at Anart, Gujarat, India

Heart

Ambaji

Nepal, near Pashupatinath Temple at Guhyeshwari Temple

Both knees

Mahashira

Manas, under Tibet at the foot of Mount Kailash in Lake Mansarovar, a piece of Stone

Right hand

Dakshayani

Bardhaman in West Bengal, India

Navel

Mata Sarbamangala Devi

Gandaki in Pokhara, Nepal about 125 km on the banks of Gandaki river where Muktinath temple is situated

Temple

Gandaki Chandi

Bahula, on the banks of Ajay river at Ketugram, 8 km from Katwa, Burdwan, West Bengal, India

Left arm

Goddess Bahula

Ujaani, 16 km from Guskara station under Burdwan district of West Bengal, India

Right wrist

Mangal Chandika

Udaipur, Tripura, at the top of the hills known as Tripura Sundari temple near Radhakishorepur village, a little distance away fromUdaipur town of Tripura, India

Right leg

Tripura Sundari

On Chandranath hill near Sitakunda station of Chittagong District, Bangladesh. The famous Chandranath Temple on the top of the hill is the Bhairav temple of this Shakti Peetha, not the Shakti Peeth itself.

Right arm

Bhawani

Locally known as Bhramari Devi. Behind a rice mill, near Jalpesh Temple in Jalpaiguri, West Bengal, India.

Left leg

Bhraamari

Kamgiri, Kamakhya, in the Neelachal hills near Guwahati, capital of Assam, India

Genitals

Kamakhya

yoga adya at Khirgram under Burdwan district, West Bengal, India

Big Toe (Right)

Jugaadya

Kalipeeth, (Kalighat, Kolkata), India

Right Toes

Kalika

Prayag near Sangam at Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India

Finger

Alopi Devi Mandir or Madhaveswari

Jayanti at Nartiang village in the Jaintia Hills district of Meghalaya state, India. This Shakti Peetha is locally known as theNartiang Durga Temple.

Left thigh

Jayanti

Kireet at Kireetkona village, 3 km from Lalbag Court Road station under district Murshidabad, West Bengal, India

Crown

Vimla

Varanasi at Manikarnika Ghat on banks of the Ganges at Kashi, Uttar Pradesh, India

Earring

Vishalakshi & Manikarni

Kanyashram, Kanyakumari the Bhadrakali temple within the precincts of Kumari temple, Tamil Nadu, India (also thought to be situated in Chittagong, Bangladesh)

Back

Sarvani

Present day Kurukshetra town or Thanesar ancient Sthaneshwar, at Haryana, India

Ankle bone

Savitri

Manibandh, at Gayatri hills near Pushkar 11 km north-west of Ajmer, Rajasthan, India

Two Bracelets

Gayatri

Shri Shail, at Joinpur village, Dakshin Surma, near Gotatikar, 3 km north-east of Sylhet town, Bangladesh

Neck

Mahalaxmi

Kankalitala, on the banks of Kopai River 10 km north-east of Bolpur station in Birbhum district, Devi locally known as Kankaleshwari West Bengal, India

Bone

Devgarbha

Kalmadhav on the banks of Shon river in a cave over hills near to Amarkantak, Madhya Pradesh, India

Left buttock

Kali

Shondesh, at the source point of Narmada River in Amarkantak, Madhya Pradesh, India

Right buttock

Narmada

Ramgiri, at Chitrakuta on the Jhansi Manikpur railway line in Uttar Pradesh, India

Right breast

Shivani

Vrindavan, near new bus stand on Bhuteshwar road within Bhuteshwar Mahadev Temple, Vrindavan, Uttar Pradesh, India

Ringlets of hair

Uma

Shuchi, in a Shiva temple at Suchindrum 11 km on Kanyakumari Trivandrum road, Tamil Nadu, India

Upper teeth

Narayani

Panchsagar exact location not known (thought to be near Haridwar)

Bottom teeth

Varahi

Bhavanipur union, at Karatoyatat, 28 km distance from interior Sherpur upazila, Bogra District, Bangladesh

Left anklet (ornament)

Arpana

Shri Parvat, near Ladak, Kashmir, India. Another belief: at Srisailam in Shriparvat hills under Kurnool district, Andhra Pradesh,India

Right anklet (ornament)

Shrisundari

Vibhash, at Tamluk under district Purba Medinipur, West Bengal, India

Left ankle

Kapalini (Bhimarupa)

Prabhas, 4 km from Veraval station near Somnath temple in Junagadh district of Gujarat, India

Stomach

Chandrabhaga

Bhairavparvat, at Bhairav hills on the banks of Shipra river a little distance from Ujjaini town, Madhya Pradesh, India

Upper lips

Avanti

Goddess Saptashrungi (Goddess with 18 arms)]], at Vani in Nasik, Maharashtra, India

Chin (2 parts)

Bhramari

Sarvashail or Godavaritir, at Kotilingeswar temple on the banks of Godavari river near Rajamundry, Andhra Pradesh, India

Cheeks

Rakini or Vishweshwari

Virat, near Bharatpur, Rajasthan, India

Left toes

Ambika

Locally known as Anandamayee Temple. Ratnavali, on the banks of Ratnakar river at Khanakul-Krishnanagar, district Hooghly,West Bengal, India

Right Shoulder

Kumari

Mithila, near Janakpur railway station on the border of India and Nepal

Left shoulder

Uma

Nalhati, known as "Nalateshwari Temple" near Nalhati station of Birbhum district, West Bengal, India

Vocal chord with part of the tracheae

Kalika Devi

Karnat, Kangra, himachalpradesh.

Both ears

Jayadurga

Bakreshwar, on the banks of Paaphara river, 24 km distance from Siuri Town, district Birbhum, 7 km from Dubrajpur Rly. StationWest Bengal, India

Portion between the eyebrows

Mahishmardini

Jessoreswari, situated at Ishwaripur, Shyamnagar, district Satkhira, Bangladesh. The temple complex was built by Maharaja Pratapaditya, whose capital was Ishwaripur.

Palms of hands and soles of the feet

Jashoreshwari

Attahas village of Dakshindihi in the district of Bardhaman, near the Katwa railway station, in West Bengal, India

Lips

Phullara

Sainthia, locally Known as "Nandikeshwari" temple. Only 1.5 km from the railway station under a banyan tree within a boundary wall, Birbhum district, West Bengal, India

Necklace

Nandini

Hinglaj (Or Hingula), southern Baluchistan a few hours North-east of Gawadar and about 125 km towards North-west fromKarachi, Pakistan

Bramharandhra (Part of the head)

Kottari

Danestwari (Kuldevi Of Bastar state ), Dantewada 80 km from Jagdalpur Tehsil, Chhattisgarh

Daant (teeth)

Danteshwari

Vajreshwari , Kangra 18 km from Dharamshala Tehsil, Kangra

left Breast (teeth)

Vajreshwari

[Padmavati Devi] (Padmavatipuri Dham), Panns 80 km from Satna Madhya Pradesh

Padm

Padmavati Devi

Tarapith, on the banks of Dwarka river, about 6 km from Rampurhat sub-division, Birbhum district, West Bengal, India

Third eye or spiritual eye (Tara)

Chandika Sthan or chandisthan, at Munger temple on the banks of Ganges near Ganga Darshan, Bihar, India

Left eye

Chandika or Chandi devi

Patan Devi , at Patna near Magadh, Bihar, India

right thigh

Badi Patan Devi/chhoti Patan Devi