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Shila Devi Temple

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Address: Amber Fort Complex, Jaipur, India
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"Good in heaven "

Shila Devi temple is just situated inside the amber FORT ,it's the most famous and we'll known temple in the whole Jaipur . You will experience the inner peace as soon as you... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shila Devi temple is just situated inside the amber FORT ,it's the most famous and we'll known temple in the whole Jaipur . You will experience the inner peace as soon as you enter the temple . Just whenever you are here in Jaipur and come to see the amber FORT do visit this temple because it will give you... More 

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New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is a place in Amber Fort where they are very strict about prohibiting photography. They will make you remove your shoes and deposit your camera and phone and then only one can enter this beautiful temple which was sacred to the Royal Family. It is believed that the image of Goddess Kali, also called Mahisasur Mardini was brought by... More 

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Siliguri, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shila Devi Temple is a very old temple, houses the idol of Goddess Durga (Shila Mata), situated in the Amber Fort complex. The temple is carved with attractive stone work and the doors of the temple are decorated with magnificent silver work. It is believed that the statue of the Goddess Shila Mata was brought by Maharaja Man Singh from... More 

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Thank arghya65
Lucerne, Switzerland
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

The Temple of Goddess Shilla is located in Fort Amber and is really unique temple, holy place that gift you special feeling

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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Shila Devi Temple is located in Amber fort campus. it's construction is very nice. This place is very important in Amber fort.

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Lucknow, India
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Reviewed 19 February 2017

This temple is as old as the amber fort... about 400 years. Situated inside the Amer Fort the temple has a picturesque route. Maharaja Mansingh brought the statue of the Goddess Durga (Shila Mata) from Jessore, now in Bangladesh and installed here.

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Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

This Shila Devi Temple was built in Amber Fort . Construction of Shila Devi Temple is nice. In this temple photography is prohibited.but nice place to visit.

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Reviewed 26 January 2017

This temple is as old as the amber fort... about 400 years.This Devi, a incarnation of Kali apparently was brought from Kolkata when the then King married a Bengali princess. The door is made of silver and the temple is mostly of marble.

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is a small temple built inside the Amber Fort. The temple is for worshiping the goddess Durga. The idol was brought by Raja Mansingh 1. The idol is built on one stone slab which in Hindi is called as Shila.

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Reviewed 6 January 2017

This temple is dedicated to the goddess Kali and is probably often missed by Western tourists, however it is well worth the visit. No photography is allowed inside but there are lovely images of the goddess in her 'dark' (don't misinterpret this description as 'evil') form as Kali and also as one of her more benign forms, the goddess Lakshmi... More 

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