Bhagwati Pitambara Shaktipeeth at Datia town of Datia Dist. Madhya Pradesh, India. The Shaktipeeth was founded by Rashtra Guru Param Pujya Shri 1008 Shri Swamiji Maharaj Vanakhandeshwar Pujyapaad.
Shri Vanakhandeshwar Maharaj was an expert of original Indian classical music. Number of famous musicians, vocalists and singers used to visit his ashram for music lesson.
Guruji’s blessings Ustad Aadil Khan recovered his lost voice and he became a disciple of Shri Maharaj-ji.
Other disciples of Guruji were Pundit Gudain Maharaj, Siyaram Tiwari, Rajan & Sajan Mishra, Dagar Brothers, Nikhil Benerjee, Salil Shankar, Bahadur Khan, Pawar Brothers, Khan Brothers and Kumar Gandharva
Maharaj-ji established and worshiped Bhagwati Pitambara Mata and hence the ashram was known as Pitambara Peeth. He used to tell his disciples to worship Shri Maa Bagalamukhi.
Maharaj-ji also published a book, ‘Shri Bagalamukhi Rahasyam’ that contain every detail about Shri Maa Bagalamukhi.
The method of tantrik veneration of Shri Maa Bagalamukhi, founded by Maharaj-ji, still continues to date. As Shri Maharaj-ji uttered that if the veneration shall continue like this then Maa Pitambara shall reside here making her permanent abode and she will keep blessing her followers.