The vama skandha (left shoulder) of Goddess Sathi is believed to have fallen here.
Janakpur is the birth place of Sita Devi of Ramayan. Janki mandir here is considered as Shakthipeeth.
Many believe the Durgasthan in Ucchaitha village in Bihar as this Shakthi Peeth. The place is only 30 kilometers from janakpur in Nepal.