Chhatarpur Temple

Open Time : 6am- 10pm

Entry : free

Address : Chhatarpur Temple Inside Road, Dr Ambedkar Colony, Chhatarpur, New Delhi, Delhi, India

Phone : 011 2680 2360

Why to visit Chhatarpur Temple

Chhatarpur Temple is devoted to Goddess Katyayani, a component of Navadurga, and is located in the upscale neighbourhood of South Delhi, Chhatarpur. The temple, founded in 1974 by Baba Sant Nagpal Ji, is the second largest in India after Akshardham Temple.

It is well-known for its beautiful lattice screen work (jaali design). The luxurious 'Shayya Kaksh,' which is the resting room for Goddess Katyayani, is the mandir's showpiece; the room has a silver bed and dressing table.

Highlights of the Chhatarpur Temple:

  • The Chhatarpur temple complex also houses Goddess Katyayini's main shrine, which is exclusively open to worshipers during Navratri, a twice-yearly celebration.
  • On the premises, there is also a prayer hall where prayers and religious speeches are held.
  • The temple compound also has a museum dedicated to the temple's founder, Baba Sant Nagpal Ji.

Special feature of Chhatarpur Temple:

  • People tie a thread around the tree and make a wish; it is thought that the tree has supernatural powers and that wishes made with faith, passion, and a religious disposition come true. 
  • The main event at the temple is Navratri, which is celebrated with devotion and excitement; the management also offers langar food to over a lac worshippers during the occasion.

Architecture of the Chhatarpur Temple:

  • The architecture of the Chhatarpur Temple is in the South Indian style, namely the Cholas Dynasty's style.
  • The temple complex contains twenty temples dedicated to various deities such as Goddess Lakshmi, Lord Krishna, Lord Shiva, and Lord Ganesha.

Entrance fee :


Entrance timings:

All days of the week
6:00 AM to 10:00 PM

FAQ on Chhatarpur Temple

How to reach Chhatarpur Temple?

The Chhatarpur Metro station on the yellow line is the closest to the Chhatarpur Temple. The temple is only 500 metres from the metro station and a 10-minute stroll along the road. The closest bus stops to the temple are Chhatarpur Village and Chhatarpur Crossing.

Name some of the few attractions to visit near Chhatarpur Temple.

Tourists can make the most of their vacation to Delhi by visiting the other major destinations after getting blessings and seeing the Chhatarpur Temple. Qutub Minar, Garden of Five Senses and Balban Tomb

When is the best time to visit Chhatarpur Temple?

The Chattarpur Temple can be visited at any time of the year. Consider visiting the temple during the Hindu festivals of Dussehra, Mahashivratri, and Janmashtami, since special pujas and magnificent celebrations are held during these festivals.

What hotels are near Chhatarpur Temple?

Hotels near Chhatarpur Temple: (0.50 km) Airport Residency (0.62 km) Collection O 16365 Delight Inn Near Chattarpur Mandir (3.47 km) Grace Home

What restaurants are near Chhatarpur Temple?

Restaurants near Chhatarpur Temple: (0.21 km) Equinox (0.21 km) Orchid (0.21 km) Elements

Special Tip

There is a Dharamshala for devotees who want to stay for a short time. It has 12 halls with a capacity of 30 people and 36 rooms with a capacity of 6 people. The temple grounds also contain a large free parking lot provided for guests' convenience.

By Aryan Prasad

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