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TEMPLES

Some of the famous temples in Gangolihat are:

• Haat Kalika- Haat Kalika Mandir was chosen by Sankaracharya for installation of Mahakali Shaktipeeth. It is believed that the Original Goddes Kalika Mata, which supposed to be in West Bangal, shifted her place form Bangal to Gangolihat. This Temple is very famous all over the India, specially among Indian Army Forces. Posthumous Param Veer Chakra award winner Capt. Bikram Batra was a great devotee of Goddess and had created an Army Rest House near the Temple for Army Personnel, who come Gangoihat to get the blessing of Goddess , when they are at borders and fighting against the enemy .

• Vaishnavi Mandir- Vaishnavi Mandir is a special one because from here one can clearly view the Himalayas. This temple is situated on a mountain that is called 'Shail Parvat', which is notable in Hindu holy books.

• Ambika Dewaal and Chamunda Mandir are also significant temples in the region

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