Janitri Temple in Kotli, Mandi

In this article, I will tell you about the famous temple of Kotli "Janatri Temple". The history of this temple and how you can reach the temple and other places to visit their and other attractions. Easily accessible road to Mandi to Kotli. For more information see the article.Hope this article is helpful.

Janitri Temple in Kotli

Janatri temple Janitri Temple temple is one of the popular temple in Kotli. It is very beautiful temple and this temple is devoted to the Lord Shiva, Hanuman and Janatri Devi. This temple is located in top of janitri dhar, Kotli. This place is 35 kilometers far from Mandi District of Himachal Pradesh and the link road from Lagdharand village- Karkho is gone to the temple just 13 or 18 kilometers from the Kotli. A link road to the Joginder Nagar from Kotli also. This road is well- connected to the National Highway 70(Jalandher- Joginder Nagar). Their are buses of HRTC runs towards the Mandi and Kotli. Public transport is also available their and their only jeeps can went to the rest house of the temple and no other vehicles are went to the Janatri Dhara.

This temple is on the top of the dhara and the panoramic view from top cannot expresses anyone as it is so beautiful and amazing. People from far places like Mandi district and Kotli and many villages have a grate belief in this temple. Most Important thing In Karkho village, after the new marriage couples go to the Janatri temple for the blessing of the Goddess Janatri Devi to their future life.

TempleA big fair is held on this temple every year. From the starting point of Janatri temple there are two huge statues of lord Shiva and Hanuman. From their we have to go to the temple by own foot their is no vehicle facilities available for going top to the temple. From their we cannot take the leather materials to the the temple, if we have the leather belt we have to open it from the starting point. Their big facility that their is Government Rest House which is looks like Royal families house, where you can stay there after the journey.This temple allows old customs and tradition.

Major Attraction in Janatri Temple

  • Mahan Dev temple,Mahan Dev temple is situated in dense ancient forest and their is a lots of greenery and this temple is devoted to a sage.

  • From the top of Janatri Dhara temple the panoramic view of environment, beauty of the area can be viewed which amaze the tourists.

  • From the top of Janatri Dhara temple the you can see the Kamal Garh Fort.

  • Many other temples are also their in the Kotli region area like-
    (i) Shiv Temple Kotli
    (ii) Racehra Dev Temple and Racehra Hill
    (iii) Janitri Hill
    (iv) Jhagru Dev Temple
    (v) Kasla Dev
    (vi) Kamrawh Dev Temple
    (vii) Troka Wali Devi Temple
    (ix) Nagni Devi Temple

  • There are two rest houses in Kotli, First in Janatri Dhara which is like a royal palace and Second one in Karkho(Kotli).

How to reach Janitri Temple

It is very easy to reach Janatri Temple as it is on the famous road Mandi Jalandhar NH-70.All time HRTC and public transport is available their from Mandi town and Kotli bus stand.

By Buses (From Mandi to Kotli)
i) Mandi Jalandhar NH-70 20 Kilometers by jail road, Talyar.
ii) Mandi- Kotli 25km By Hospital Road by village Saigaloo.
iii) Dharampur- Kotli 35 Kilometers
iv) Joginder Nagar - Kotli 45 Kilometers

Kotli to Janati Temple
i) A link road to the Lagdhar from 13 Kilometers from Kotli goes right up to the temple.
ii) Kotli to Janatri well connected road is their.

Rest Houses In Kotli

1. Rest House at Kotli in Janatri Hills
PWD Division/ Booking Office - E.E. Mandi Division No-II
STD Code - 01905
Phone Number- 222051
Email ID- ee-mandiv2-hp@nic.in
Number of Suites- 5

2. Rest House at Karkoh(Kotli)
Rest House/Circuit House Location- E.E. Mandi Division No-II
STD Code - 01905
Phone Number- 222051
Email ID- ee-mandiv2-hp@nic.in
Number of Suites- 3


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