Temple Details

Maa Tara Chandi Temple   Delhi-kolkata hwy.

About Maa Tara Chandi Temple

Sasaram is famous for being one of the ancient cities in India. Enriched with history, Sasaram has always enjoyed a special place in the contemporary history of India. Since the time of the Jaunpur Kingdom, Sasaram has not only been one of the historic places in India but also served as center of all power in India for some time. Two of India’s best Kings were born and ruled from this place. Raja Harish Chandra and Sher Shah Suri have bestowed India and Indian History with quality administration rules and many achievements.
However, Sasaram is not only about the history and historic places and structures, but also about religious places and temples. Many ancient temples have even more increased the significance of the city. Maa Tara Chandi Temple is one of them.

Maa Tara Chandi Temple is one of the significant temples of India. The temple is dedicated to “Maa Shakti” or “MaaDurga”. It is one of the temples in India which has immense importance for its power. The temple is at the mythological place where the “Netra” or “Eyes” of Maa Sati had fallen. The Chandi Temple is therefore one of the temples which is dedicated for MaaDurga. The Maa Tara Chandi Temple is of same importance to the famous MaaVashino Devi Temple in Jammu. Both the temples are considered very significant and divine.


Maa Tara Chandi Temple is located at the outskirts of Sasaram. The temple can be easily accessed from the main Sasaram city. After reaching Sasaram once can hire taxi cab or shared auto to reach this famous religioous destination of Sasaram. Overall we can say that one will surely feel the spiritualism in areas adjoining Maa Tara temple in Sasaram. 



The temple of Maa Tara Chandi is one the 52 Shaktipeethas in India. Religious text books like Shiva Puran, Chandika Puran and other books have mentioned the glory of Maa Tara Chandi. There is even a mosque inside the temple premises built by Mughal Emperor Jahangir. The mosque still stands there to show the unity and religious harmony culture of India. The hill where Maa Tara Chandi resides is known as Tara Chandi Hill and it is famous for lush green environment and equally alluring ambience.