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Durga Temple

Nartiang Village, Jowai, India
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Divine

we stopped by the temple as the aarti was going on and we offered our prayers, there was hardly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
TravellersofGuwahati
One of the 51 Shakti Peethas of Hindu Mythology worshipped by the Jaintia kings for centuries

Located amidst the serene Jaintia Hills this 500 year old Durga temple is home to Maa... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2016
Sreesarkar
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 weeks ago
“Divine”
8 Sep 2016
“One of the 51 Shakti Peethas of Hindu Mythology worshipped by the Jaintia kings for centuries”
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Nartiang Village, Jowai, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we stopped by the temple as the aarti was going on and we offered our prayers, there was hardly someone except one pundit offering puja. Divine place

Thank TravellersofGuwahati
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Located amidst the serene Jaintia Hills this 500 year old Durga temple is home to Maa "Jainteshwari" or "Jayanti" with "Kramadishwar" as her Bhairava. This is a very sacred place for Hindus as Devi Sati's left thigh is believed to have fallen at Nartiang. It...More

Thank Sreesarkar
Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

The last few hundred meters of the road leading to this nice temple are not paved. The temple itself is small but beautiful.

Thank Hatem R
Reviewed 8 May 2013

This mandir goes back more than 500yrs. Located in nartiang, approx 65kms from Shillong. Small but rich in historic and cultural values.

Thank Subhablues
Reviewed 29 May 2012

keep a day for jowai trip, keep water bottle and some food along with u but road was not so good so prepared for that too during jaintia king used to held to "bali pratha" of HUMAN but now Human sacrifice was banned during British...More

1  Thank arnabbthika
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