Mansa Devi Temple Darshan and Ropeway Timings
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Mansa Devi Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Goddess Mansa Devi. It is located at Haridwar in Uttarakhand. The temple is located atop on Bilwa Parvat on the Sivalik Hills, the southernmost mountain chain of the Himalayas. The temple, also known as Bilwa Tirth is one of the Panch Tirth within Haridwar.
Mansa Devi is one of the three Seedh Tirth located in Haridwar.
Large number of people visit the temple in Navratri and when Kumbh Mela is organized in Haridwar.
Mansa Devi Temple Darshan Timing
5:00 AM to 9:00 PM
4:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Aarti Timings of Mansa Devi Temple
Morning Aarti Timing – 6:00 AM
Evening Aarti Timings – 6:00 PM
Morning Aarti Timings – 5:00 AM
Evening Aarti Timings – 7:00 PM
The Mansa Devi Ropeway is known as ‘MANSA DEVI UDAN KHATOLA SEVA.’ It is located on Mansa Devi Padestrian marg. You can buy tickets from there itself when you want to visit the temple. You can also buy combined tickets of Chandi Devi Temple and Mansa Devin Temple. There isn’t much rush at the ticket counter. It just takes about 20 Minutes to buy the ticket. Later, you need to travel about 2.5 Kms to reach the temple that takes maximum 10 Minutes. The view from ropeway is picturesque and comfortable. Its also safe for children and senior citizens can also easily travel.
The ropeway facilities can be availed from early morning from 7:00 AM onward. Ropeway may be closed for a short while during lunch time from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM. And after 2:00 PM you can avail ropeway facility from till 7:00 PM in evenings.
Mansa Devi Temple trek is different from Chandi Devi Temple. For Chandi Devi Temple you have to climb steps while for Mansa Devi Temple you have to trek a steep slope. The trekking distance is 3 Kms. If you are young and energetic also a trek lover you must opt for trekking. While trekking, you will be evident to glamorous beauty of Hardiwar along with Ganga in the background. Start your trekking early morning to avoid rush.
Things you should know before visiting Mansa Devi Temple-
Why the deity here is known as ‘Mansa’?
The word ‘Mansa’ means wishes. Mansa Devi is the one who fulfils your wishes if you worship with divine faith. People ties a thread at the Mansa Devi Temple requesting her to fulfill their wishes and after the wish is fulfilled the thread is untied resembling their belief.
What are the precautions you should take at the Mansa Devi temple?
Beware of pick pocketers. Do not take pets, they aren’t allowed at the temple. Take care of your belongings as there are numerous monkeys. Do carry some water and food packets. Do wear woollen clothes to keep warm. If you are trekking wear proper shoes. You can also take help of guides.
What is the significance of Mansa Devi Temple?
Mansa Devi temple is one of the five pilgrimage places of Haridwar. It is one of the three Shakti Peethas in Haridwar. It is believed to have emerged from minds of Lord Shiva. Mansa is regarded as the sister of the Naga (serpent) Vasuki.
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Which are the places you must visit near Mansa Devi temple?
- Vaishno Devi Temple (0.7 Km)
- Daksha Mahadev Temple (1 Km)
- Ganga Aarti at Haridwar (1.6 Km)
- Shanti Kunj Gayatri Parivar Haridwar (1.6 Km)
- Ma Anandamayee Ashram (1.1 Km)
- Chandi Devi Temple (2.7 Km)
- Gau Ghat (1 Km)
- Neel Dhara Pakshi Vihar (3.5 Km)
- Flying Fox Rishikesh (1.5 Km)
- Rajaji National Park (26.5 Km)