Chhinnamasta, Nepal

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Chhinnamasta, Nepal
Village development committee
Chhinnamasta, Nepal is located in Nepal
Chhinnamasta, Nepal
Chhinnamasta, Nepal
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 26°27′N 86°43′E / 26.45°N 86.72°E / 26.45; 86.72Coordinates: 26°27′N 86°43′E / 26.45°N 86.72°E / 26.45; 86.72
Country   Nepal
ZoneSagarmatha Zone
DistrictSaptari District
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total10,136
Time zoneUTC+5:45 (Nepal Time)
Postal code56408
Area code(s)031

Chhinnamasta is a village development committee in Saptari District in the Sagarmatha Zone of south-eastern Nepal. At the time of the 2011 Nepal census it had a population of 10,136 people living in 1,916 individual households.

The goddess Chhinnamasta is popular throughout Nepal and part of India. From the capital of Nepal it is in 482 km east. From Rajbiraj it is in 10 km south.


  1. ^ "National Population and Housing Census 2011(Village Development Committee/Municipality)" (PDF). Government of Nepal. National Planning Commission. November 2012.