Sheetla Mata Mandir

The name of the Shitla temple situated in Gurugram city of Gurugram district in the state of Haryana in India is named on the goddess Muthi Sheetla Devi a famous Hindu goddess where he had taught Pandavas and Kauravas written in the Mahabharata. 

In Shitalla temple there are devotees from all over the country but more number is from Haryana Uttar Pradesh Delhi and Rajasthan. A large number of pilgrims come to the temple of Shitala Mata in Navaratri. Here is a two-month fair every year

Here devotees do not have the right to touch the idol here. Philosophy and flowers are offered from a distance. According to the Skanda Purana they can also be called the goddess of cleanliness.

Not only this but also in the Puranas there is mention of Shitala Mata. In Skanda Purana the vehicle of Sheetla Devi has been described as Garandbhav. They hold karanas soup marjan (broom) and neem leaves in their hands. They have been described as the Goddess of many diseases like chickenpox. Sheetla-Mithila Sheetla has been shown only on the girth in the temples. 

Visiting here on Monday has special significance. Around 15-16 lakh pilgrims come here every year. On this religious site men and women of every age are seen who make a red scarf and murmura prasad. It is believed that this goddess gets relief from all the hardships.

Sheetla Mata Mandir Address

Sheetla Mata Rd Masani Village Sector 6 Gurugram Haryana 122001

How to Reach Sheetla Mata Mandir

By Road

Nearest proximity from National Highway 8 is around 6 km. Intercity buses private cabs and autos ply to the shrine within the city.

By Rail

  • Delhi Metro

The nearest railway station is Huda City Metro Station which is 6.6 km from the shrine. Earlier There was no direct connectivity of public transport available to the shrine from the metro station. But now new bus service named gurugaman has been started. Take bus no. 212D from huda metro station it will directly drop you in front of temple

  • Indian Railways

The nearest railway station is Gurugram Railway Station which is 2.7 km from the shrine. There is a direct connectivity by auto rickshaw available to the shrine from the railway station at regular interval.

By Air

The nearest airport is Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGI) at New Delhi which is about 17 km from Sheetla Mata Mandir Gurugram. Intercity buses and private cabs ply to the shrine from the airport but there is no direct connectivity.