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Maa Phullara or Fullara, Attahasa Shakti Peetha

Maa Phullara or Fullara, Attahasa Shakti Peetha

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Labhpur, West Bengal
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Maa Phullara or Fullara, Attahasa Shakti Peetha

The lips of Sati, consort of Lord Shiva. are said to have fallen here. Phullara is one more of the 51 holy places. The goddess phullara is worshipped in the temple. The temples here is the scence of an annual fair on the fult moon night of the Bengali month of Magh (January Fevruary.)
Fullara is a temple-town near Labhpur in Birbhum district of West Bengal.According to mythology, when Mahadeva danced around with Sati’s dead body cutting it to pieces, the lip fell at Fullara. The old temple has been destroyed and a new temple has been built. Only some broken pillars of the old temple remain. There is a big pond beside the temple. According to hearsay, Hanuman collected 108 blue lotuses from the pond when Sri Ramachandra required them for the worship of goddess Durga. It is considered to be one of the fifty-one shakti peethas in India. (40 kms), Nalhati (104 kms), Kankalitala (7 kms), Bakreshwar (58 kms): Nearest railway station Dubrajpur 12 kms. WBTDC Tourist Lodges & PWD Inspection Bungalows available

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