Hatkoti Temple is situated 105 kilometers east of Shimla. Hatkoti Temple is noted for its unique architecture which dates back to the Gupta period. Please Share this page as much as possible. JAI MATA DI
Along the River Pabbar, 105 km from Shimla, is the temple dedicated to Durga and Shiva. The main temple has a bronze image of eight armed Goddess Durga riding a lion with her spear piercing the heart of the demon Mahishasur. The architecture of both the temple is quiet similar and appear to be a work of the Gupta period. During the month of April and November every year a fair is held. At this poi...See More
You can reach Hatkoti Temple either by driving through Shimla-Theog-Kotkhai-Kharapathar-Hatkoti-Rohru route or by the Dehradun to Hatkoti route.
Near By Attraction: The Shiva temple nearby is very similar in architecture and design. Curiously, the shivling, within the temple is wider than the doorway.
Famous For: Famous for ancient temple of "Mata Hateshwari" in the midst of paddy fields on the right bank of the Pabbar River--