The temple built by the erstwhile Maharaja of Balrampur in the 19th century. The location of the temple came to the Maharaja in his dream and is linked to the story that a devotee of Patan Devi used to walk the distance from Bijlipur to Patan Devi every day of his life to pray to […]
Balrampur, a small town in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, is known for its rich cultural heritage and religious significance. The town is home to several ancient temples, each showcasing a unique blend of different architectural styles and religious beliefs. These temples provide a glimpse into the region’s rich history and cultural diversity.
One of the most significant temples in Balrampur is the Saryu Temple, located on the banks of the Saryu River. This temple is dedicated to Goddess Saryu, who is believed to be the patron goddess of the town. The temple is known for its stunning architecture and beautiful idols, and it attracts a large number of devotees every year.
Another popular temple in Balrampur is the Kali Bari Temple, which is dedicated to Goddess Kali. This temple is known for its unique architecture and intricate carvings, and it attracts a large number of devotees during the festivals of Durga Puja and Kali Puja.
The Ram Janaki Temple, located in the heart of Balrampur, is another significant temple in the town. This temple is dedicated to Lord Rama and Goddess Sita, and it is known for its stunning architecture and beautiful idols. The temple complex houses several shrines, each dedicated to a different deity.
Apart from these temples, Balrampur is also home to several other religious sites, including mosques and gurudwaras, highlighting the town’s cultural diversity and religious tolerance.
Devi Patan Temple, Tulsipur
Devi Patan is a very famous temple situated in Tulsipur, which is around 25 Kms from the district headquarters of Balrampur. It is the temple of Ma Pateshwari and goes by the name Devi Patan. The temple is one of the famous 51 Shakti Peethas of Ma Durga. It is said that the right shoulder […]