52 Shakti peeths list, Shakti peeth, Shakti peeth in India, Shakti peeth map

52 Shakti peeths list, Shakti peeth, Shakti peeth in India, Shakti peeth map
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    Goddess Sati consort of god Shiva and was the daughter of Daksha Prajapati a rich and so powerful king. Goddess Sati was the first consort of God Shiva.The various parts of the Maa Sati body fell at several spots all through the Indian subcontinent and formed sites which are known as Shakti Peethas.
    Thursday, 29 March 2012 by sujata mishra

    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

    Thursday, 29 March 2012 by sujata mishra
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