According to the legend the upper piece of Goddess Kali is accepted here, while bring down part is in Kalimath and adulated as Goddess Kali. Local people likewise trusted that the appearance changes with time from a young lady, to a lady and afterward to an old woman. There is a legend about the name behind the Dhari devi sanctuary.
Once the sanctuary was washed off by oods and the symbol of Goddess Kali struck against the stone. The towns of the Dharo town adjacent heard the celestial voice of Goddess and after that xed the symbol of Goddess Kali at this spot. After then this sanctuary is known as Dhari Devi sanctuary. Legends additionally trusted that the Dhari Devi icon should not be put under any rooftop. So there is dependably an open sky above icons in Dhari Devi Temple.
Taking photos of Dhari Devi symbols is entirely restricted. Due to the Srinagar Hydel Project, Dhari Devi Temple needs to migrate from its unique site. Numerous devotees interfaces 2013 Uttarakhand Floods to the Goddess rage as Dhari Devi is the watchman of Uttarakhand and defender of Char Dhams. Aficionados visit Dhari Devi all round the year yet amid Navratras the quantity of guests increments by manifo.