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  KEDARMANDAL - KALIPEET

This came into existence after the death of Raktabija, a formidable rakshasa who created hell for all devas in their heaven itself. When the afflicted met Lord Siva for help, he advised them to do penance in Himalayas to getting Devi's compassion. When implemented his advice Mother Mahamaya appearing assured destruction of that formidable danava and conferring of beatitude. She did.

The place where she killed lies on the bank of Mandakini river on the other side of Kedarnath shrine and it acquired great name. It is one of the prestigious Sakti sthals in Himalayan region. It is here lie three independent temples for Mahalakshmi, Mahakali and Mahasaraswathi. And each has a sacred tank. Several periodical festivals are celebrated with great pomp and pageantry. They received endowments from royal families like the king of Dharbanga who was blessed with heir to his kingdom on ardent prayers.

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