Bandi Devi Temple, Varanasi
|Architectural style:||Dravidian architecture|
According to Kashi Khand, Chapter 70, near Prayag Teerth devotees can find Bandi Devi. Devotees who worship this Devi will be free from all bondages.
If a devotee regularly observes fast on Tuesdays and performs Pooja/Archana of Bandi Devi, he will be blessed with all sorts of prosperity and freedom from bondages. Kashi Khand further mentions that the benefit of worshipping Bandi Devi will accrue not only to the devotees but also to their kith and kin who may be living away from Kashi.
Worshipping Bandi Devi will remove all sorts of misgivings tormenting the devotee, who will be blessed by the Devi.
Legend / Local stories
How to Reach:
Bandi Devi is located at No. D.17/100, just before Dasaswamedh Ghat. People can travel upto Dasaswamedh Ghat by rickshaw and before going down the steps, they should take a right turn. It is advisable to consult some local shop keepers as there are several labyrinthine gullies in the vicinity.