Maa Bagheshwari Devi Temple Surajpur
About Maa Bagheshwari Devi Temple
On A Small Hilltop Of Kudargarh Resides Maa Bageshwari In Her Abode Embracing Her Devotees With Peace And Divinity. This Deity Is Believed To Have The Power Of Fulfilling Wishes And Granting Boons To The Devotees If They Please Her By Making A Unique Offering.
This Temple Was Constructed By The Rulers Of Baland Dynasty In The 17th Century. A Unique Feature Of This Temple Is A Pond, Which Is Used For Collecting The Offerings To The Deity, So She Indeed Fulfills The Wishes Of The Devotees.
The Occasions Which Are Of Great Importance To This Temple Are Ashwin And Chaitra Navratri, Dussehra And Diwali. These Festivals Are Celebrated With Pomp And Gaiety By The Temple.
By Air: The nearest airport is located in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh.
By Train: Surajpur is well connected with other parts of the country by railway network. Several of the nearest railway stations are Surajpur (9 km), Karonji (11 km) and Sheopaarsad nag (12 km).
By Road: Road-transport such as buses, cabs and taxis are easily available to reach the temple. It is very convenient to reach the temple via Kudargarh as it is well-connected with other cities or towns of Chhattisgarh by well-developed roads.
This Temple Has A Unique Ritual Of Goat Sacrifice And Collecting The Blood Of The Goat In A Pond Which Inside The Temple Complex. This Ritual Is A Way To Appease The Deity And Will Grant The Devotees Their Boon.