Famous Hindu mandir dedicated to the Hindu Goddess Kali. Kalkaji Mandir, also known as Kalkaji Temple, is a Hindu mandir or temple. The temple is situated in the southern part of Delhi, in Kalkaji.
This temple sees a large number of devotees every day. On special occasions, devotees have to enter in a long queue. As per Hindu religion, Kalka Ji is a mythological Goddess. Kalka Ji is known as Kali and is believed to be one of the several incarnations of Goddess Durga.
Kali Mata is symbolized by Female power, aggression, intolerance, and more. Devotees believe that if they pray Mata Kalka Ji then their wishes are fulfilled.
The unique structure of the temple has 12 sides for the central chamber and each is having its separate door. A pyramid-shaped tower covers the outer construction of the temple. A marvel pedestal is placed at the center of the temple and above it, a carved stone structure of Goddess Kali is placed.
The temple remains open from 4 AM in the morning to 11:30 PM at night. The Schedule of Puja, Arti, and other Programs is as follows:
5 AM Ganesh Vandana. 5:30 AM to 6:30 AM : Shringar time.; 6:30 AM to 7 AM : Morning Aarti.;
11:45 AM to 12:15 PM The temple remains closed for offering Bhog. 3 PM to 4 PM: Temple remains closed for maintenance, repairs, and cleaning.
7 PM: Ganesh Vandana.; 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM: Shringar time. 8:30 PM to 9 PM: Arti timing.;
11:30 PM: Sajja offering and thereafter temple is closed for the day.