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Top 3 attractions to explore in Saharanpur

Saharanpur district is the northernmost of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state, India. Bordering the states of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, and Uttarakhand, and close to the foothills of the Shivalik range, it lies in the northern part of the Doab region. It is primarily an agricultural area.

Attractions in Saharanpur

Darul Uloom DeobandDarul Uloom Road Mohalla Deevan Mohtamim, Distt, Matkota, Deoband, Uttar Pradesh 247554, India

The Darul Uloom Deoband is an Islamic university in India where the Sunni Deobandi Islamic movement began. It is located at Deoband, a town in Saharanpur district, Uttar Pradesh. The school was founded in 1866 by Muhammad Qasim Nanautavi

Siddhpeeth Shri Shakumbhari Devi JiJasmor, Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh 247121, India

This is one of the famous Shakthipeeth temples in India. It has two important temples of Hindu deities: one of the Goddess (Devi) Shakumbhri herself and another one, Bhura-Dev temple, located one kilometer away from it to the east, of the deity Bhairava, considered to be her guard. Another temple dedicated to this goddess and quite famous is near the Sambhar Lake, in Rajasthan. Another big temple of Shakumbari devi is located in Badami, of Bagalkot District of Karnataka.

Sidhpeeth Baba Bhura Dev Temple( Pratham Pooja )Mata Shakumbhari Devi Raod, Uttar Pradesh 247121, India

This is an ancient temple located in the Shaharanpur district of Uttar pradesh. It is believed that before worshiping the Shakumbhri mother, it is necessary to worship Baba Bhua Dev. Even while on returning journey from Mataji’s temple, people bow down their heads to Baba Bhua Dev.

Map of attractions in Saharanpur