Surajpur Temple

Mahamaya Mandir:

Mahamaya Mandir is situated at Devipur 4KM away from Surajpur. Mahamaya Temple is one of the famous and Oldest temple. People from different Places visit Mahamaya Mandir toworship and now it has become a major Tourist Attraction Place in Chhattisgarh. The people of Surajpur District has a great faith on Mahamaya devi and during Navratri this place becomes a major attraction and navratri mela is being organised by the people. The daily free bus service is being provided by the Bhakt mandaly of Surajpur for the pilgrimage and devoties to reach Devipur from Surajpur. A Huge arrangement is being made by the Local People and public Authorities as well.


One of the famous Temple in chhattisgarh of Lord Kudargarhi Maa is situated on the Kudargarh hill. with a beautiful location and mesmarising site seen attract the devoties and tourist. Every Navratri this place becomes a sacred destination for devoties and pilgrims. huge mela is organised by the people of surajpur. Baank dam and forest reserve are also a tourist attraction here. many wild life animals and birds (Deer, Bear, Tiger, Leopard, Fox, Elephant, Barasingha, cattle egret, pond heron, black ibis, common peafowl, crested serpent, racket tailed drongo,hawk eagle and red-wattled lapwing, various species of flycatcher, woodpecker , pigeon, dove, parakeet, babbler and mynah, Indian roller, white-breasted kingfisher and grey hornbill. )can be seen apart from a beautiful picnic destination.


One of the most Sacred Place to worship Lord Shiva. It is situated 35 Km form Surajpur towards West. It is a Holy Place of Lord Shiva on the bank of River Rihand.Deogar in Chhattisgarh is a famous Hindu pilgrimage center. It’s a nice place and has the temples of Baba Bholenath- one of the 'jyotirlingas' in India. Deogarh Dham of Surajpur in Chhattisgarh is a key pilgrim centre. However A large mela is organised here on every Shivratri by Surajpur Bhakt Mandali and other group.Shivratri, or Mahashivratri, is the most auspicious day dedicated to Lord Shiva and is popularly known as the night of Siva, People from different region and places like Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, U.P, Jharkhand, Orissa, Maharastra, gather in surajpur on the bank of River Rihand near Gayatri Mandir (Surajpur), From were the yatra begins. pilgrims here take bath in Sacred Rihand, wear neat and Clean Cloth (Gayruaa vastra), fill the sacred jal (Water) and after a small puja they start their journey carrying the jal on kanwar towards Deogarh Shiv mandir (a 35 Km Yatra )for jalabhishek of Lord Shiva. after reaching one day prior to Shivratri whole night pilgrim pray for lord Shiva (ratri jagran and bhajan) . on Next morning (Shivratri Day)pilgrim after taking bath in rihand river devotes (Pour) Milk, Sacred Jal carried, Bel Patra, Flowers, etc to Lord Shiva, and take the blessing of lord sihiva to live happily without condition.

Gaytri Mandir:

Gaytri Mandir is one of the famous and oldest temple situated on the bank of river Rihand at gayatri nagar west in surajpur. A Temple of lord sarda. surajpur wakes up with the prayer "Gayatri Mantra", which can be heard at 5:00AM throughout surajpur. Temple is surrounded by Nursery and parks.