Matabari, in South Tripura
district of Tripura
, is the location of the renowned Tripura Sundari Temple, one of the 51 pithas extolled in the Hindu Puranas
. According to legend, the right foot of the goddess Mata Sati
fell at this place.
Matabari is just 4 km from Udaipur and 58 km from Agartala. The ideal time to visit here is during Diwali, when a large fair is conducted. Neermahal and Sipahijala Forest Sanctuary are the other attractions. Nearby accommodation is the Matabari Pantha Niwas.
Matabari block is the first fully literate block of Tripura.