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Shakti Peeths are the places of worship named after goddess Sati, the female deity of Hinduism. They are scattered all across India as well as outside India. According to Hindu religion, it is said that Lord Shiva carried goddess Sati body and roamed all across the universe with it.

Lord Vishnu with his Sudarshan Chakra cut her body into 52 parts. These parts got scattered all around the earth making them the sacred sites. Many of the devotees visit these Shakti Peeths to pay homage to the goddess.

Here is the list of all 51 Shakti Peeths along with the travel information:

  1. Kirit Shakti Peeth

Kirit Shakti Peeth is located in Lalbagh Coast which is 2.5 km ahead of Howrah station in West Bengal on the banks of Hooghly River. It is said that here the crown of goddess Sati was dropped. The Sati here is known as Vimla or Bhuvaneshwari and Shiva as Samvart.

Locality/Village: Tamluk Village                                                      

State: West Bengal

Country: India

Languages: Bengali, Hindi

Best Time to visit: anytime

Goddess: Durga

  1. Katyayani Shakti Peeth

Katyayani Shakti Peeth is located at Bhuteshwar in Mathura Vrindavan. It is said that here the hair of goddess Sati was dropped. The Sati here is known as Devi Katyayani and Shiva as Bhairav Bhutesh.

Locality/Village: Vrindavan

State: Uttar Pradesh

Country: India

Languages: Hindi, English

Best Time to visit: 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM and 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Goddess: Uma

  1. Karveer Shakti Peeth

Karveer Shakti Peeth is located in Kolhapur, Maharashtra. It is said that here Sati trinity was dropped. Sati here is known as Mahishasuramdini and Shiva as Bhairav. It is said that Goddess Lakshmi lives here.

Locality/Village: Kolhapur

State: Maharashtra

Country: India

Languages: Hindi, Marathi, and English

Best Time to visit: 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Goddess: Mahishasuramdini

  1. Shri Parvati Shakti Peeth

Shri Parvati Shakti Peeth is located in Ladakh, Jammu & Kashmir. Sati’s right ankle was dropped here. Sati here is known as Shri Sundari and Shiva as Bhairav Sunderananda.

Locality/Village: Ladakh

State: Jammu & Kashmir

Country: India

Languages: Hindi, Urdu

Best Time to visit: 5:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Goddess: Shri Sundari

  1. Vishalakshi Shakti Peeth

Vishalakshi Shakti Peeth is located at Mirghat in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. It is said that right ear of Sati was dropped here. Sati is known as Visalakshi and Shiva as Bhairav Kal Bhairav.

Locality/Village: Varanasi

State: Uttar Pradesh

Country: India

Languages: Hindi, English

Best Time to visit: anytime

Goddess: Visalakshi

  1. Godavari Coast Shakti Peeth

Godavari Coast Shakti Peeth is located in Godavari coast in Kabbur, Andhra Pradesh. It is said that the left body of Sati was dropped here. Sati is known as Vishweshwari or Rukmani and Shiva as Bhairav Dandapani.

Locality/Village: Kabbur

State: Andhra Pradesh

Country: India             

Languages: English, Telugu, Hindi

Best Time to visit: 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Goddess: Vishweshwari/Rukmani

  1. Shuchindram Shakti Peeth 

Shuchindram Shakti Peeth is located in Tilasagar Sangamam of Tamil Nadu, Kanyakumari. It is said that the center of Sati’s body was dropped here. Sati is known as Shakti Narayani and Shiva as Bhairav Kahalar or Sankoor.

Locality/Village: Tilasagar

State: Tamil Nadu

Country: India    

Languages: English, Telugu, Hindi

Best Time to visit: anytime

Goddess: Shakti Narayani

  1. Panch Sagar Shakti Peeth

Panch Sagar Shakti Peeth is located near Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. It is said that lower teeth of Sati were dropped here. Here Sati is known as Varanhi and Shiva as Bhairav Maharudra.

Locality/Village: Varanasi

State: Uttar Pradesh

Country: India    

Languages: Hindi, English

Best Time to visit: anytime

Goddess: Varanhi

  1.  Jwalamukhi Shakti Peeth

Jwalamukhi Shakti Peeth is located in Kangra of Himachal Pradesh. Here the tongue of Sati was dropped. Sati here is known as Siddhida and Shiva as Bhairav.

Locality/Village: Kangra

State: Himachal Pradesh

Country: India    

Languages: Hindi, English

Best Time to visit: 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Goddess: Siddhida

  1. Bhairavparvat Shakti Peeth

Bhairavparvat Shakti Peeth is located in Kshiprapa River in Ujjain Madhya Pradesh. It is said that the lips of Sati were dropped here. Sati here is known as Avanti and Shiva as Bhairav lambalan.

Locality/Village: Ujjain

State: Madhya Pradesh

Country: India    

Languages: Hindi, English

Best Time to visit: 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Goddess: Avanti

  1. Attahas Shakti Peeth

Attahas Shakti Peeth is located in Labpur of West Bengal. It is said that Sati’s upper lip was dropped here. Sati is known as Puffular and Shiva as Bhairav Visesh.

Locality/Village: Labpur

State: West Bengal

Country: India    

Languages: Bengali, Hindi

Best Time to visit: Anytime

Goddess: Puffular

  1. Janasthan Shakti Peeth

Janasthan Shakti Peeth is located in Panchavati of Maharashtra Nasik. It is said that the chin of Sati fell here. Sati here is known as Bhramari and Shiva as Bhairav Vicharakshaksha.

Locality/Village: Panchavati Nasik

State: Maharashtra

Country: India

Languages: Hindi, Marathi

Best Time to visit: 5:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Goddess: bhramari

  1. Kashmir Shakti Peeth or Amarnath Shakti Peeth

Kashmir Shakti Peeth or Amarnath Shakti Peeth is located in Amarnath of Jammu and Kashmir. It is believed that Sati’s throat fell here. Sati here is known as Mahamaya and Shiva as Bhairav Trisandhiseshwar.

Locality/Village: Amarnath

State: Jammu and Kashmir

Country: India   

Languages: Urdu, Hindi

Best Time to visit: Anytime

Goddess: Mahamaya

  1. Nandipur Shakti Peeth

Nandipur Shakti Peeth is located in Santhaya of West Bengal. It is believed that Sati necklace fell here. Here Sati is known as Shakti Nindani and Shiva as Bhairav Nindakeshwar.

Locality/Village: Santhaya

State: West Bengal

Country: India

Languages: Bengali, Hindi

Best Time to visit: Anytime

Goddess: Shakti Nindani

  1. Shree Shail Shakti Peeth

Shree Shail Shakti Peeth is located near Kurnool of Andhra Pradesh. It is said that Sati cervix fell here. She is known as Mahalakshmi and Shiva as Bhairav Sanwaranand Athav Ishwarananda.

Locality/Village: Kurnool

State: Andhra Pradesh

Country: India    

Languages: Telugu, Hindi, Urdu, English

Best Time to visit: 6:00 am to 10:00 pm

Goddess: Mahalakshmi

  1. Nalhati Shakti Peeth 

Nalhati Shakti Peeth is in Bolpur in West Bengal. It is said that Sati abdomen was dropped here. Sati here is worshipped in the form of Shakti Kalika and Shiva as Bhairav Yogish.

Locality/Village: Bolpur

State: West Bengal

Country: India

Languages: Bengali, Hindi

Best Time to visit: Anytime

Goddess: Shakti Kalika

  1. Mithila Shakti Peeth

Mithila Shakti Peeth is located at Mithila near Janakpur station in Darbhanga on the border of Bihar, India- Nepal. It is said that here Sati’s left wing was dropped. Sati here is worshipped in the form of Uma or Mahadevi and Shiva as Bhairav Mahodar.

Locality/Village: Mithila

State: Bihar

Country: India

Languages: Bihari, Hindi

Best Time to visit: 6:00 am to 10:00 pm

Goddess: Mahadevi/Uma

  1. Ratnavali Shakti Peeth

Ratnavali Shakti Peeth is located on the Banks of Ratnakar River at Khanakul-Krishnanagar in district Hooghly, West Bengal, India. It is said that Sati’s right shoulder was dropped here. She is worshipped in the form of Shakti Kumari and Shiva as Bhairav Shiva.

Locality/Village: Khanakul-Krishnanagar

State: West Bengal

Country: India

Languages: Bengali, Hindi

Best Time to visit: Anytime

Goddess: Shakti Kumari

  1. Ambaji Shakti Peeth

Ambaji Shakti Peeth is situated on the Girnar Mountain of Gujarat Guna Garh. It is said that Sati’s stomach was dropped here. Sati here is worshipped in the form of Shakti Avanti and Shiva as Bhairav lumbar.

Locality/Village: Guna Garh

State: Gujarat

Country: India

Languages: Gujarati, Hindi, English

Best Time to visit: 8:00 am to 12:00pm and 5:00pm to 10:00 pm.

Goddess: Shakti Avanti

  1. Jalandhar Shakti Peeth

Jalandhar Shakti Peeth is situated in Jalandhar, Punjab where the wallet of Sati was dropped. She is known here as Tripuramalini and Shiva as Bhairav.

Locality/Village: Jalandhar

State: Punjab

Country: India

Languages: Punjabi, Hindi, English

Best Time to visit: Anytime

Goddess: Tripuramalini

  1. Ramgiri Shakti Peeth

Ramgiri Shakti Peeth is located on Chitrakoot hill in Chitrakoot Uttar Pradesh where the right breast of Sati was dropped. She is worshipped here as Shivani and Shiva as Bhairav Chand.

Locality/Village: Chitrakoot hill

State: Uttar Pradesh

Country: India

Languages: Hindi, English

Best Time to visit: 6:00 am to 11:00 am and 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Goddess: Shivani

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