The temple of Chintpurni Devi is located on the Dharamshala-Hoshiarpur road on a ridge. The temple is visited by thousands of people every year. The mian fair of this temple is held for a period of 10 days during the month of August in the 10 days of "Shukalpaksh". As per the Hindu mythology people believe that when the body of goddess sati was cut into 51 pieces by Lord Vishnu, for Lord Shiva to calm down and stop his aggressive dance form of Tandava music, that time all the pieces of the body were scattered and fell in various parts of the Indian subcontinent. People believe that at time the forehead of the goddess Sati fell at this place and that is how this is considered to be one of the most important of the 51 Shakti Peethas. The Chinna Mastika Devi is also considered to be a divine embodiment of self-sacrifice and therefore Chintpurni shri is considered as a Shakti Peetha.