Khirkiya-Temple

Khirkiya-Temple

Khirkiya-Temple

This temple is situated at the bank of Jharahi River, at a distance of 4 km in the north of Padrauna-Bishunpura road at Khirkiya, in the district of Kushinagar. Earlier this area was totally covered by dense forest. The main temple of this temple complex is dedicated to Goddess Kali. Other temples are also located in the premises viz., Goddess Durga, Shiva & Hanuman Temple. Two yagyashalas and dharmshalas are also the part of the temple. A Committee looks after the temple affairs. Monday & Friday are special days, a fair of one day on Purnima of every month & a nine day fair is organized on both the Navratries.