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Mahakali Temple of Gangolihat, Chaukori

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Mahakali Temple is one of the most famous shrines located in Gangolihat (35 km from Chaukori). The temple gained prominence after being chosen by Adi Guru Sankaracharya to set up the Mahakali Shakti Peetha. Goats and Lambs are sacrificed by devotees to please the Goddess to fulfil their wishes. This temple is also known as Haat Kalika Mandir among visitors.The popular Haat Kalika fair is held here when the place gets drenched in colour and vibrates to the beat of drums.

The Chamunda Temple is also a worth visiting shrine located at a distance of 2 km from here. According to localites, spirits wander freely near the temple premises during late hours of nights.

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