Chandrabani


Chandrabani in Dehradun is a well known tourist spot near the capital city of Uttaranchal. Also known as the Gautam Kund, the famous temple of Chandrabani is situated on Dehradun-Delhi road that is about 7 kilometers from Dehradun.

This page gives you a brief information about Chandrabani in Dehradun and the adjacent Gautam Kund which is an important pilgrimage center for the Hindus. The landscape surrounding the Chandrabani temple of Dehradun is amazingly beautiful. Set in the midst of the Shivalik hills, you will get a breath taking view of the great mountain ranges around the Gautam Kund, which is about 2 kilometers away from the Dehradun-Delhi road and the temple. Chandrabani temple of Dehradun also has a deep religious significance - for the presence of Gautam Kund in the region.

According to ancient mythology, the place around the temple Chandrabani in Dehradun, was believed to be the resident of Maharishi Gautam, his mate and daughter Anjani. They were worshiped by the local resident. While many believe that Dehradun Chandrabani is the spot where 'Maa Ganga', the daughter of the heaven, manifested herself on this spot which is now popularly known as the Gautam Kund.

Chandrabani is crowded by thousands of devotes every year who come here to take a dip in the holy Kund. Dehradun Chandrabani turned to be a hot vacationers spot apart from the religious significance of the place. The breath taking view of the picturesque and stunning countryside and a bath in the fresh water of natural Kund will rejuvenate your heart and soul and make your visit worth while.



Last Updated on 14 March 2013