OUR VISITS‎ > ‎Delhi‎ > ‎

Chhatarpur Temple



The temple is called The Aadya Katyayani Shakti Peetham is located in a down town area in south of Delhi called Chhatarpur. This is the second largest temple complex in India, and is dedicated to Goddess, Katyayani. It is located at Chhatarpur,on the southwestern outskirts of the city. The temple was established in 1974, by Baba Sant Nagpal ji, who died in 1998.
This temple was considered as the biggest temple in India and second largest in the world, before the Akshardham Temple was created in 2005 in Delhi.
This temple is totally constructed from marble and on all the facets there is Jaali (perforated stone or latticed screen) work. It can be classified a Vesara style of architecture (it is a type of Indian architecture primarily used in temples.)
Comments