TRIPURA SUNDARI TEMPLE
ripura Sundari Temple or Matabari Temple is the most sacred temple of Tripura.This temple is one of the 51 pithasthans in India .This pithasthan is also known as Kurmapith because the shape of the temple premises resembles to that of "Kurma". Kurma means tortoise .Maa Kali is worshipped in her 'Soroshi' form in this temple. The temple was constructed in 1501 A.D. by the then Maharaja Dhanya Manikya.
In the eastern side of the temple there is a famous lake calledKalyan Sagar. Every year on Diwali, aMela takes place near the temple which is visited by more than threelakhs pilgrims.
This temple is 55 kilometre away from Agartala. It is 3 kilometre away from the town of Udaipur.
Now this temple comes under Matabari RD Block of Udaipur Subdivision.District Magistraateand Collector of Gomati Distict is the Sevait of the temple by virtue of his official post.The Sevait is the administrative head of the temple.