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Neelkanth Mahadev Temple

You Must Know about Legends of Neelkanth Mahadev Temple Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, Rishikesh is situated at an altitude of 1675 m and merely 12 km far from the main Rishikesh. Considered as one of the most popular shrines of Lord Shiva in Rishikesh, the temple is located among the snow-capped mountains and forests. As every …

Tungnath Temple

Know About the Legends of Tungnath Temple and Its Adventurous Journey   Tungnath Temple, Rudraprayag is the highest temple of Lord Shiva in the world and also highest of the five Panch Kedar temples located in the mountain range of Tungnath in Uttarakhand state. Located in the Chamoli district in Garhwal, the temple is believed …

Gangotri

Know the Importance of Gangotri   One of the most pious among four Char Dham pilgrimage sites, Gangotri, closely associated to Goddess Ganga is situated in Uttarkashi. As the history of Gangotri River goes, Goddess Ganga transformed herself into a river to diminish the sins of the forefathers of remorseful King Bhagirath. Followed by this, …

Yamunotri

Yamunotri And Other Atractions A naturally bestowed River with rich beauty and charm, Yamunotri is situated between the Himalayas in the Uttarakhand state of India. Surrounded by large peaks on all sides, Yamunotri lies just next to the Indo-Chinese border. Originating the majestic River Yamuna, it is one of the most revered pilgrimages in the …

Panch Kedar

Have You Ever Been To the Five Panch Kedar Temples of Lord Shiva?   Panch Kedar is a main reference to the five holy places dedicated to Lord Shiva. Situated in Garhwal Himalayan area of Uttarakhand state, these holy shrines are subject to different legends that straightly link their existence to Pandavas, the heroes of …

Jwala Devi Temple

Did you know this about Jwala Devi Temple?   Famous as one of the most revered Shakti peethas, Jwala Devi temple is situated in the south of Kangra district in Himachal Pradesh. Placed beside a cliff, Jwala Devi Mandir is built in the Indo-Sikh type of architecture on the top of a wooden platform. Although …

Dhari Devi Temple

What is Dhari Devi All About? Located at Dang Chaura on the Srinagar-Rudraprayag road, Dhari Devi temple is just a few kilometres away from Pauri Garhwal district. Situated in the famous Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand, on the bank of the Alakhnanda River, Dhari Devi temple is believed to be the protector of the pilgrims of Char …

Badrinath Temple

Badrinath is a famous holy town in Chamoli district in Uttarakhand state. The name of the holy place originates from the local word, badri that is in fact a type of wild berry. About the history of the Badrinath temple, it is famously said that when Lord Vishnu sat in repentance in the mountains of …