Friday, 29 March 2019

Four Siddh Peeths of Dehradun

Tourist Places of Dehradun
Shree Laxman Siddh Mandir Dehradun
The famous Char Sidhs of Dehradun situated in the corners of Dehradun in each direction. All Siddh Peeths situated in very calm and naturally beautiful places near the river or forest. After visiting these places you will feel relax and peace in mind. These four Siddh Peeths very famous among the Dehradun and nearby cities devotees. The famous Char Siddhs comprises four temples. These four temples are listed below.
  1. Laxman Siddh
  2. Kalu Siddh
  3. Madu Siddh
  4. Manak Siddh
History of Four Siddh Peeths of Dehradun

History of all four Siddh Peeths is same and started from the same place. The history of Char Siddh of Dehradun started from the Treta Yuga. At that time very famous Risimuni Shri Atri Ji and Mata Anusuiya Ji lived. Both were the very devotee of all three Gods (Trinity) and do hard penance. So Trinity (Lord Bramha, Vishnu and Shiva) came to earth to test their penance. Trinity was very happy with the penance of Mata Anusuiya. Trinity promise to Mata Anusuiya that Trinity will take birth as a child from her womb.

Later Mata Anusuiya gives birth to a baby boy. That boy was very talented and the owner of multi powerful powers. The name of the child was Dattatreya. Lord Dattatreya earn knowledge and skills from the 24 different Gurus. In a very short period, they became expert in all arts. Later they also famous as Guru Dattatreya Ji. For human welfare and distributing his knowledge and skill to others, they make 9 Naths and 84 disciples. These 84 disciples learn knowledge and did penance of Gods. When Lord Dattatreya became old and their disciple learns all skill and knowledge. Lord Dattatreya send them to all over India for the human welfare and guide to do penance of Lord Shiva and gaining salvation.

The places where these 84 disciples did the penance and get the salvation that places later famous as the Siddh Peeths in India. Among these 84 Siddh Peeths Dehradun has four Siddh Peeths where Shri Kalu, Laxman, Manak, and Shri Madu Ji did penance and take Samadhi there. These places are famous with these names from the thousand years.

Mythologies of Four Siddh Peeths of Dehradun

Temples in Dehradun
Shree Manak Siddh Temple Dehradun
As per mythology and believe it said that visiting these four temples in a single day without taking food will fulfill the devotees wish. So if you want to do so I will recommend that you start with Kalu Sidh then go Laxman Siddh then Manak Siddh then finally Madu Siddh temple. In this way, you can visit all four Siddh Peeths of Dehradun in a single day. Shri Kalu Siddh and Laxman Siddh temple are near to each other. Similarly, Shri Manak Siddh and Madu Siddh are near to each other. So you can also start visiting with Madu Siddh then Manak Siddh then Laxman Siddh and finally Kalu Siddh temple.

Things to Remember of Four Siddh Peeths of Dehradun
  • All four Siddh Peeth is basically Lord Shiva temple where we worship all Siddh Babas as Shiv Swaroop.
  • At all four Siddh Peeth of Dehradun, the main Prasad is Jaggery (Gud). Other than Jaggery you can offer Ghee, Curd, gram as per your faith.
  • Photography is allowed in all four Siddh Peeths of Dehradun so you can enjoy photography.
Best Time to Visit Four Siddh Peeths of Dehradun

Tourist places in Dehradun
Shree Madu Siddh Mandir Dehradun
All Four Siddh Peeth opens daily. In comparison to other days Sunday more crowded. During Hindu festivals such as Mahashivratri, Navratri, Basant Panchmi, Janmashtami, etc these temples also more crowded. Best time to go there is on Sundays from February to June month every year. There are fair and Bhandara is organized during this period for the devotees.

Timing of Four Siddh Peeths of Dehradun

All four Siddh Peeth opens in the morning at 08:00 am and closed in late night after 06:00 pm.

Facilities of Four Siddh Peeths of Dehradun

All basic facilities are available in all four Siddh Peeths of the Dehradun. Since all Four Siddh Peeth situated in the forest and city outer the all these places are calm and beautiful. So relaxing and meditation can be done very easily.

How to Reach at Four Siddh Peeths of Dehradun

Four Siddh in Dehradun
All Four Siddh Peeth is situated in the outer of the Dehradun so reaching there by city bus or Vikram and taxi are not possible directly. It will be best you book a cab or private taxi and within 3-4 hour in a day, you can visit all four Sidh Peeths of Dehradun. If you have own vehicle then it will be best to visit all these four Siddh Peeth of Dehradun.

TouristBug’s Recommendations
  • I will recommend visiting all four Siddh Peeth in a single day. You plan accordingly for it and it will be more beneficial for you.
  • Beware from monkeys on these places because of all four Siddh Peeth situated in forests.


  1. Gaurav Sharma05 April, 2019

    That is very informative Every minute detai to reach and explore sidh temples is well mention. Its like a complete tourist manual who are willing or planning to visit these sacred places.
    With regards

  2. Is it more beneficial by visiting all four by walking ???