6 km from Cantt. railway station at Scindhia Ghat, Varanasi, U.P., India
4am-11pm, Artis: Mangla-4:30/6:30, Bhog-2:30pm, Shringar-11pm, Shayan-11pm, Friday- special day, opens on all daysHow to reach
Cycle rickshaw from any part of the city
The temple is dedicated to Goddess Sankatha- ‘Goddess of Remedy’. A four armed idol of the main deity of the temple is installed on a platform and are silver plated. A huge statue of lion is also installed in the premises. It is generally believed that Pandavas during their exile paid homage to Sankatha Devi. Friday is the special day when special puja is performed here and women folks prefer to visit this temple on this very day.