Chamba

Temples

temples
Laxmi Narayan Temple

The main temple of Chamba. This temple was built in the 10th century by Sahil Verman in Shikara style. It continued to be embellished by the Rajas who succeeded to the throne of Chamba.

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Champavati Temple
Behind the Treasury building and city police station.

The temple of goddess Champavati is shikhara style. This temple is after the name of Champavati, daughter of King Sahil Verman who built this temple in her memory. It is said that Champavati influenced her father to set-up the Chamba city, at the present location. This temple is constructed in Shikara style, with wheel roof and stone curving. This temple is almost equivalent to the size of Laxmi Narayan Temple.

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Vijeshwari Temple
At the end of Jansali Bazar

Almost 1000 year old and dedicated to Goddess of lightning, Vajreshwar Devi. Architecture of the temple is in Shikhara style.

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Chamunda Devi Temple

This temple is dedicated to the goddess Chamunda in her terrific form. This temple is of a later class and is made in hill type architecture.

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Hari Rai Temple
Near Chaugan gate

Vishnu temple

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Bansi Gopal Temple
In the vicinity of Chamba palace

Shikhara style.

Other

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Akhand Chandi Palace

The Palace of the Raja of Chamba, Sahil Verman. It has been turned into the Government College.

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Kalatop Khajjiar Wildlife Sanctuary

This sanctuary is one of the most beautiful sanctuaries in Himachal Pradesh. This sanctuary is a perfect place for the photographers, who love to do natural photography.

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Bhuri Singh Museum
Rs. 20
W-M 10AM-5PM

Has some antique items at display.

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Rang Mahal

Also houses a small post office, has a hosiery where hosiery items along with Chamba Rumal, which has an image of a finely embroidered miniature painting on it, can be bought.