Best MonthsAll year
Traveller TypesCouples, Families
Rank6 out of 12 attractions in Jagdalpur
Reviews of Danteshwari Temple • 2
3) Temple of Dantewada:Danteshwari Temple is a temple dedicated to Goddess Danteshwari and is, according to legend, the spot where the Daanth or tooth of Sati fell to earth. Sati is the wife of God Shiva according to Hindu mythology.
It is believed that this temple is the spot where the Daanth or Tooth of Sati fell, during the episode when all the Shakti shrines were created in the Satya Yuga. This is the place from where the famous ‘Bastar Dusshera festival’ starts.