Chandrabani Temple is adorned in the lush greenery of the tempting Doon Valley. This Hindu temple is idyllically located on Dehradun-Delhi road, approximately 7 km from Dehradun. The Chandrabani temple is situated in the midst of Shivalik hills. The enchanting aura of the benevolent hills encircling the temple is magnificent.
Religious Significance of Chandrabani Temple
The Chandrabani temple has great religious significance due to the presence of Gautam Kund. Each year many devotees visit the temple and take a holy bath at the natural kund.
Mythology of Chandrabani Temple Dehradun
As per Hindu mythology, the region near Chandrabani was the holy abode of Maharishi Gautam and his daughter Ajani. They were worshipped by the local lore. Many people also believe that Chandrabani is the place where ‘Ganga’, the daughter of Heaven manifested herself at the same place, which is now known as Gautam Kund.
How To Reach Chandrabani Temple Dehradun
One can easily approach Chandrabani temple, nestled in the quaint surroundings of Dehradun. The travellers can commence their journey from ISBT, New Delhi. Dehradun is well connected with metalled roads. One can take Shatabdi Express or Mussoorie Express to reach Dehradun. The nearest airport is Jolly Grant Airport, taxis and buses are easily available from the airport.