Dunagiri Temple

About Dunagiri Temple

Dunagiri temple is located 14 kms far from Dwarahat. A temple is dedicated to goddess Durga. It is believed that when Hanuman Ji was carrying the mountain with 'Sanjiwani buti' for Laxman, a piece of it fell here and since that day this place is known as 'Doonagiri' ('giri' meaning fell).

Opening Timings of Maa Dunagiri Temple for Devotees

In Summers: Morning 5 am to 6 pm in Evening

In Winters: Morning 5 am to 4 pm in the Evening

Malla Surana, DwarahatTemple is located in the heart of lush green forest in Dwarahat. One needs to climb 365 steps to reach in temple premises.
13.7 kms / 30 mins
From Dwarahat Taxi Service, Dwarhat
Free Entry
30 mins
5:00 am
6:00 pm

Dunagiri Temple in Dwarahat

As per the legend, Pandavas took shelter in Dunagiri during their exile. The temple is popularly known as Mangalikhan among locals. The interior of the temple is very old.  The temple attracts a large number of pilgrims during Chait and Ashwin months of Navratras.

Location of Dunagiri Temple

Dunagiri Temple is located in Malla Surana, Dwarahat ( Temple is located in the heart of lush green forest in Dwarahat. One needs to climb 365 steps to reach in temple premises. ).

Location & How to Reach Dunagiri Temple

Dunagiri Temple is located at a distance of 400 Km from Delhi and 100 Km from Nainital. Nearest railhead is at Kathgodam which 140 kms from here. The nearest airport is Pantnagar Aiport. There is a direct flight from Delhi to Pantnagar to reached Dunagiri with a flying time of just one hour.

Read How to Reach guide for Dwarahat.

What is Dunagiri Temple famous for?

Dunagiri Temple is popular place for following activities/ interests - Devi Temples, Religious, Temples.

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