Kali's earliest appearance is that of a destroyer of evil forces. She is the most powerful form of Shakti. She destroys the evil in order to protect the innocent. The famous temples of Kalika all over India are:
Chamunda Devi Temple, Himachal Pradesh
This Temple is located in the Kangra in Himachal Pradesh. The temple is dedicated to Chamunda Devi who is depicted wrapped in a red sari.
The Goddess is worshipped as Chamunda for having killed demons ‘chand’ and ‘mund’.
In chamunda Devi temple, the idol of kali can be visible from the main entrance and is guarded by Lord Bhairav and Lord Hanuman’s images on its sides.
Kalighat kali Mandir, Kolkata
Kalighat Temple is said as one of the most famous Kali temples located in west bengal India.
The name Calcutta is also derived from the word Kalighat.
The temple is on the banks of a small canal called Adi Ganga, which was the original course of the river Hoogly.
In this temple, goddess Kali is worshipped by a Dasanami Monk named Chowranga Giri, and it is said that the Chowringee area of Calcutta is named after him.
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Kripamayee Kali Mandir
This temple was built by Jayram Mitra in 1848. He was a famous zamindar and a devotee of Kali.
Kripamayee Kali Temple is located on the eastern banks of the Hooghly River near Kolkata. The deity of the temple is Kripamayee, who is a form of Kali. It is a colossal nine-spired temple with twelve shrines dedicated to Shiva, Kali’s consort.
Dakshineswar Kali Temple
Dakshineswar Kali Temple is located in Dakshineswar near Kolkata West Bengal. It was built by Rani Rashmoni in 1855, He was a devotee of Kali.
The main deity in the temple is of an aspect of Kali, Bhavatarini, meaning ‘She who liberates her devotees from the ocean of existence.
Here, Devotees from all parts of India visits to seek the blessings of the goddess Mahakali.
Bhadrakali Temple is located at Kollemcode Village in Tamil Nadu.
This temple is said as a very popular temple that provides the followers with blessings of the Lord Bhadrakali who is believed to be the most famous goddess in endowing blessings to the followers.
In this temple, the sisters Bhadra and Rudhra are worshipped. The two deities are considered as sisters, the elder sister Bhadra and the younger Rudhra.
A festival known as the Kollemcode Thookkam is celebrated in the Temple of Sree Bhadrakali Devaswom every year and is mostly visited by couples.
Kalka Devi Temple, New Delhi
This is also the most famous temple of Mahakali which is located in New Delhi in Kalkaji.
Here, Devotees not only from India but from various parts of India visits to seek blessings of Mahakali. When someone prayers to Mahakali with a pure heart she fulfills all the wishes of their devotees.
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