Tarna Temple Mandi, Himachal

Tarna Temple, Mandi

The Tarna Devi temple is a divine shrine dedicated to Goddess Shyama Kali –incarnation of Goddess Parvati. Temple is perched at an elevation 300 feet above the sea level in the middle of the dense forest. Spectacular view of snow-capped mountains is one reason to be there.

The temple is also known by the name of the Shyama Kali Temple and was constructed way back in the 17th century. It is said that whatever is wished at the temple gets fulfilled. This temple also has many beautiful paintings of Gods, Goddesses and Gurus.

Inside the temple, there is a 3 faced statue of the goddess Kali and Mahishasuramardini People from around the world visit this place to seek the blessings of Shyama Kali from faraway places. Tourists will have to climb 305 stairs to reach the temple. Located on top of a hill, the temple provides a brilliant scenic view.