Chintpurni Devi Temple opening hours
from 26/10/2020: Monday to Friday 8 am -
Saturday and Sunday 7 am - 11 pm
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic a number of
restrictions are still in place.
All devotees are
strongly advised to adhere to the Covid-19
guidelines such as wearing masks, maintaining
hygiene and social distancing at all times.
above the age of 65, those with
co-morbidities, expectant mothers and children
below the age of 10 years may not be allowed
All devotees should
first present themselves for registration and
thermal screening at one of the Chintpurni
Temple Trust designated counters -
Chintpurni Sadan, MRC Parking, Shambhu Barrier.
Devotees without computer-generated slips would
not be allowed “darshan”.
are allowed to take "prasad" into the Temple.
However they should keep the "prasad" with
themselves and take it out of the Temple. No
sprinkling of holy water or distribution of
"prasad" by the priests or devotees is permitted
inside the shrine.
note that the Deputy Commissioner, Una District has
passed the following orders to help maintain law and
order during the Navaratri celebrations.
No langars are allowed within
a radius of 300 metres from the Temple. Coconut
offerings, polythene bags are not allowed either.
As a noise pollution control
measure, only the Temple Trust loudspeakers will be
allowed. Playing of brass bands, drums and chimta is
prohibited. Carrying of firearms is not allowed except
by the relevant security staff. For all the restrictions
in place during the Navaratri melas, please go to the Home page.
Tips for Devotees
Devotees are required to have a
Darshan Parchi (temple admission card) to be able to enter
the temple. The Darshan Parchi can be
obtained from the security office near the temple or the
Chintpurni Trust's Reception Cetre located at the New Bus
Stand and Car Parking complex.
On busy days disabled persons wishing to use the lift may
be required to show relevant documentation about their
It is customary to cover your head with a handkerchief,
shawl or cap while you are in the temple. Please dress in
a conservative manner. Adults are expected to wear
Please leave your
shoes and other leather items (e.g. wallet or belt)
outside the temple. An attendant will look after them.
Smoking, chewing paan masala or
gutka, gambling or playing cards is not allowed in the
temple. Please refrain from entering the temple if you
have eaten meat or have consumed alcohol or other
It is extremely impolite to
point you feet towards the deities while sitting or lying
down in the temple.
Please behave in a courteous
manner towards the other devotees. Do not shout or make
unnecessary noise in the temple bhavan.
If you wish to make a donation,
please put it directly in the donation box or daan-patra
which is so marked. Please do not hand it over to any
Please help us maintain a
healthy and clean environment. Please put all rubbish in
the bins placed for this purpose.
Beware of pick-pockets or chain snatchers. If you see any
abandoned item, do not touch it. Please inform the temple