Santala Devi Temple Dehradun
Probably one of the famous tourist attractions in Dehradun, Santala Devi Temple is 15 km from the Dehradun city, right up the Nun Nadi. Standing as an epitome of cultural significance, Santala Devi Temple is scared Santala Devi and her brother.
History has it that the Sanatala Devi and her brother realized the fact that they will no longer be able to fight against the Mughals. One day, when it was Saturday, they decided to abandon all their weapons and started praying. All of a sudden, light started flickering and within a fraction of second, Sanatala Devi and her brother were converted into stone. Every Saturday, hundreds of devotees visit the Santala Devi Temple to take the blessings of the Goddess Santala Devi and her brother.
To reach the temple, tourist can take bus service till Jaitunwala, and from there, 2 km drive to Punjabiwala. From Punjabiwala, one will have to trek for 2 km till the main temple.
Garhi Cantt. Road, Jantunwala, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, 248001, India