Katihar Kali Mandir is prevalent due to its significance. Devoted to Goddess Kali, an exemplification of Goddess Durga, the symbol of Kali is adorned wonderfully inside the sanctuary, which is a visual treat for the guests. The appealing yearnings on the dividers demonstrate its archeological significance. Amid merry circumstances such as Durgashtami and Diwali, countless seek Puja festivities in the sanctuary.
The nearest commercial airport is situated at Bagdogra (160 km) near Siliguri (West Bengal).
The nearest railway station is Katihar Junction Railway Station.
Katihar is not so well linked through road network to the neighbouring cities of Bihar and other neighbouring states due to its interior location. An excellent state highway however connects it to Purnia from where NH 31, NH 57 and NH 107 passes through or starts through.
Katihar, Bihar, India,
Pincode – 854 105.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- Protection from evil
- Destruction of ego
Kailaasarana Shiva Chandramouli Phaneendra Maathaa Mukutee Zalaalee Kaarunya Sindhu Bhava Dukha Haaree Thujaveena Shambho Maja Kona Taaree
Meaning -Oh Lord Shiva who is seated on Mount Kailash, where the moon decorates his forehead and the king of serpents crown his head, who is merciful and removes delusion, You alone can protect me. I surrender to thee.
Aum Trayambakam Yajaamahey Sugandhim Pusti Vardhanam Urvaarukamiva Bandhanaath Mrutyor Muksheeya Maamritaat
Meaning -We worship the fragrant Lord Shiva, who has 3 eyes and who cultivates all beings. May He free me from death, for immortality, as even a cucumber is separated from its bond with the vine.
Morning 6 AM to Evening 9 PM.