Kalighat Kali Temple
|Kalighat Kali Temple, Kolkata
Kalighat Kali Temple, Kolkata Overview
The famed temple Kalighat Kali Temple dedicated to the goddess Kali is situated in Kalighat. This is the most oldest Kali Temple of Kolkata. A famous religiousattraction of Kolkata, Kalighat Kali Temple is deliberated as one of the 52 Shakti Peethas (places where the various parts of Sati’s body are believed to have fallen, in the course of Shiva’s Rudra Tandava) of India. Dakshayani Sati‘s right toe is said to have fallen here. The Shakti here is known as Dakshina Kalika.
|Kalighat Temple, Kolkata
However, Tuesdays and Saturdays are considered very auspicious, and the crowd increases a hundred folds on these two days.
The especial days when the Goddess receives even more palmers is during the Bipodtarini Devi, and when the Goddess is worshiped as Ratantika and Falaaharini Kali.
The Kalighat Kali Temple has his unique structure and idol which mesmerise your dream and prayer to god. Maa Kali is the goddes of blessing and wealth. Everyday many peoples came here for Maa Kali’s prayer. You feel peacefull after visiting this holy place.