Goddess Durga

Temple History

Shri Devi Talab Temple is situated in the heart of Jalandhar city of Punjab state. The temple is counted among the fifty one Shakti Peeth of India. It is one of the oldest temples of Goddess Durga laid down in the city which is believed to be existent since two hundred years.

The Devi Talab Mandir has the distinction of being one of the 51 prominent Shakti Peethas on the subcontinent. The temple marks the spot that was blessed with Maa Sati’s right breast. Beside the main temple, there is an ancient temple of Goddess Kali and an old large masonry tank which is considered to be sacred by Hindu devotees. Goddess Kali is also known as Tripurmalini Devi.

This temple is adjoined by famous Lord Shiva temple, which is called as Bhisan Bhairav temple. The temple of Lord Shiva is built in the famous Amarnath Gufa style which is the prime attraction for locals.


Additional Information

Best star hotels and budget hotels are available in Jalandhar city for the accommodation of devotees.

During Navratris the view of temple becomes absolutely magnificent and people from all around the places come here to see the astonishing aura of Goddess Durga.

This temple is very famous for the "Harballabh Sangeet Sammelan”, which is organized every year in the month of December. The main purpose of Harballabh Sangeet Sammelan is to promote Indian classical music on a wide scale. Famous classical music exponents - both instrumental and vocal - come together and perform in this fair.

Jalandhar city is well connected by road and railways with all the major cities of India. Devi Talab Mandir is located in the Doaba Chowk region which is in the heart of city. Saheed Bhagat Singh Interstate Bus Terminal, Jalandhar is 5 kms from the temple.

Jalandhar City railway station is just 2 kms from the temple. Jalandhar City Railway Station is on the Delhi-Amritsar Railway line. It is connected with the all the major cities of India like Delhi, Calcutta, Mumbai, Puri, Nagpur etc., Buses, autos and taxis are available from the bus stand and railway stations.

Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport, Amritsar is the nearest airport in 93.8 kms from the temple. Taxis are available from the airport.
  • 6:00 am to 9:00 pm
  • Contact Person: Temple Office
  • Contact Number: (+91) 0181 2291252, 2292428