Siva Purana eulogizes the miraculous
effects of the water of this Gowri kund. It is said that if any devotee bathes
in this kund for one year with sesame seeds on head beginning with the 9th day
of the dark moon of any month, his desires get fulfilled and leads a blissful
life. Kapila Samhita goes further and ends that a mere sipping of this water once, one is
released from the cycle of births and deaths. All due to the Mother's digging
with her own hands. Above all, is not association with religious sanction of any
virtue or awe-some tradition through the medium of parable is the prime glory of
Hindu religion? And it alone is sustaining the believers.
temple on account of such rare beliefs and well established traditions is
drawing a steady stream of devotees throughout the year. It is the cynosure of
attraction for yatris and paryatakas. All the periodical festivals lure pilgrims
from far off places and are celebrated with unparalleled pomp and
It lies with
in the city limits and is accessible by bus.