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Chitai Temple

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6 Km From Almora, Almora 263601, India
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Noisy

We went around 11 in the morning. The place is full of monkeys. It's more of a temple where people... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ashwini K
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India
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Ancient temple - Lord of Justice

Like other temples, this one also has a story associated with it. This temple is of Golu Devta, the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rags17
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New Delhi, India
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6 Km From Almora, Almora 263601, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went around 11 in the morning. The place is full of monkeys. It's more of a temple where people tie bells & ask for their wishes to be fulfilled.If you are religious,do give it a try.

Thank Ashwini K
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Like other temples, this one also has a story associated with it. This temple is of Golu Devta, the lord of justice. As per the belief, the devotees write their prayers on a piece of paper and tie it in the temple and seek justice....More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit temple as have never seen such a clean n beautiful temple will view of bells all around ..must take pen n paper with urself..we cn write letter of ur wish..n place it dere..m very positive waiting for my wishes to b fulfilled

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Reviewed 12 May 2018

GOLU DEVTA CHITAI TEMPLE is on the way to Patal Bhubaneswar temple. Golu devta is considered to be the incarnation of Gaur Bhairav or Shiva is quite popular in this region, story of Golu Debata is some what mixed mythology with local folk story. This...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

This temple too is quite old and is located right on the highway. There are over 10000 bells tied in this temple and is really amazing. Worth a visit

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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Yes this is a very unique temple. As the saying goes that whatever you wish for (Mannat) , write it on a paper in the form of a letter maybe and then tie it. Your wish will definitely get fulfilled. Do carry a paper and...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2018

After 3 weeks in India, I was just about wore out on visiting temples, and almost passed on my guides suggestion to visit this temple. I am so glad I did decide to visit. It was my favorite temple. It only takes 5 minutes to...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Chitai Golu Devta Temple also known as temple of bells. It’s a local deity in the area known as lord of judgment. We are surprised when we entered in the temple premises, hundreds of bells of all sizes hanged around. The more you go close...More

Thank RyaenMha
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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

This temple is dedicated to the local King Golu devtha who is referred to as the God of justice, it is a unique temple because people go there with their unresolved issues written on stamp papers & pray to Golu devtha for justice,once their issues...More

Thank ShekarSudhaNath
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

also called rhe golu devta temple dedicated to the local god golu devta who is referred to as the god of justice. there are 1000 of bells of every size hung in the temple complex and people pray to the god by either writing their...More

Thank Dishaa S
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gunjan B
28 November 2016|
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Response from vikram280 | Reviewed this property |
No not mandatory. When you go there, you can tie a bell. If you have read this detail somewhere on Internet, you will find postal details there. Going to the temple is a special joy, and really a pleasure. There are many... More
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