visit-worthy Sakti temple is called Kalika temple and the original name of the
Goddess was Ramachandi Kali. This Mother appearing before Arjun blessed him
success, when prayed at the instance of Sri Krishna before the Kurukshetra war.
This temple said to have been built by Pancha Pandavas was devoured by
Kaladevata. Renovation taken up by the devout bhaktas is now catering to the
spiritual needs of bhaktas, who attend in large numbers during periodical
festivals and yatris everyday. The background of its emergence gives a spur for
reverent worship for sure success in life.
According to locals, Kalika was born from the forehead of
Mother Parvathi to kill the formidable danavas and to save devas. She
accomplished the task to the satisfaction of her creator and votaries. Hence
great attraction. The decoration during periodical festivals is so enchanting
that people specially pay visits for eyeful darsan of Mother then. The burning
of jyoti all the twenty four hours and round the year is another plus point it
claims for devotion Tuesdays draw huge crowds for participation in several kinds
It lies about 10 km. off the Delhi station, accessible by
city bus or auto.