Sankata Devi Temple : Varanasi

Located above the narrow Ghat, is the ancient Antarcta Devi Temple, which is dedicated to the goddess of Remedi, the goddess Devi. Goddess is considered an old woman who protects her devotees from danger and removes obstacles. He is considered one of the maternal (mothers) and in the Puranas, the goddess is called a mute maternal (terrible maternal). Motherly women are the powers that help the goddess to fight monsters Shundha and Nishumbha.

There is a 4 to 5 ft high statue of Goddess Durga in the Goddess Sankata Devi Temple, which is said to be self-made. The statue of Lord Hanuman and Bhairav, on the right and left of the statue of Goddess respectively. Sun worship is considered to be auspicious day for Friday. Within the premises of the temple, there is a magnificent statue in which there is a lion, a large Shivlinga and a banyan tree which shows the idols of Lord Ganesha and Hanuman.