The Hadimba Devi Temple is located in the town of Manali in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. Manali is a very prominent hill station of Northern India and is visited by lakhs of people every year, The Hadimba Devi temple is a very old temple which was dedicated to the Hidimbi Devi, sister of Hidimba, wife of Bheem, during the time of Mahabharata. The temple was built in the year 1553. The Hidimba Devi temple is actually built around a cave where Hidimba meditated.
The Temple has very intricately carved wooden doors and a wooden shikhar which is 24 meters tall right above the sanctuary. There are three square roofs above the tower which are covered with timber tiles and a fourth brass cone-shaped roof at the top. One can see image of goddess Durga which is the theme of the main door. Many people visit this temple al throughout the year.