Lakha Mandal Temple is one of the best and religious temple of Dehradun. This is an ancient and important religious place where the devout Hindus come in large numbers.
Location : Lakha Mandal Temple is situated at the center of the Lakha Mandal village in Dethahradun District. This temple is located just the distance of 76 kms from Dehradun.
Lakha Mandal Temple is old and holy temple near to Dehradun. This temple was constructed in the ancient times. It is a temple that the north Indian temple architectural style. It is dedicated to Goddess Parvati (Shakti) and Lord Shiva.
Generally this temple is famous amongst the people who belong to the Shakti Cult. People believe that to visit this temple shrine will bring an end to all their misfortunes and ill fortune.Near the Lakha Mandal temple a peaceful Yamuna river flows that gives it a devine and holy atmosphere.
Legend of this Temple
According to the epic Mahabharata, Kauravas cruel son of Dritarashtra conspired to burn the Pandavas alive in the Jatugriha. This place is known as lakshagriha (palace of shelcla). But luckily they were saved by power Shakti and hence a Shakti temple has been constructed in respect of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati.