The deity of Goddess Gorajaia is worshipped at the holy Gorjai Temple located at Vairagad in Maharashtra. The temple is built to the south of Vairagad Fort and nearby the confluence of rivers Khobragadi and Vainlochna. The temple’s architecture is unparalleled due its dilapidated condition and its ceiling rests on eighteen pillars.
Best Time to Visit
The devotees can visit this temple between the months of October to March.
How to Reach Vairagad
The Nagpur Airport is nearest to the temple and is 180kms away.
The Railway Station of Mul is nearest to the temple.
Frequent road transport is available for the devotees to reach the temple as the roads connect the Gadchirole district to Chandrapur, Nagpur and Bhandara. The Vairagad Fort is only 50kms away from Gadchiroli.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- Relief from diseases
- Purchase of vehicles
- Gain Knowledge
Sarva Mangala Maangalye Sive Sarvaardha Saadhike, Saranye Tryambake Gauri Naarayani Namosthuthe
Meaning -We offer you our salutations, Oh auspicious Naraayani, who is the good of all good, who can achieve everything and can offer refuge, Oh three-eyed Gowri.
Saranaangatha Dheenaartha Parithraana Paraayane Sarvasyaarthi Hare Devi Naaraayani Namosthuthe
Meaning -We offer salutations to you, Oh Narayani, who has the infinite power of creating, preserving and destroying. You are the basis and epitome of the 3 gunas.
Sarvaroope Sarvese Sarvasakthi Samanvithe, Bhayebhyastrahi No Devi Durge Devi Namosthuthe
Meaning -I offer my salutations to you mother Durga, who is present in all beings and has all power, save us from all our wrongdoings O mother of the universe.
Yaa Devi Sarva Bhooteshu Shakthi Roopena Samsthita Namastasyai Namastasyai Namastasyai Namo Namaha
Meaning -Salutations to the Goddess who resides as Shakti in all beings.
The temple is open from 6AM to 9PM.