About Kedarnath Dham : Kedarnath Dham is the seat of Lord Shiva. It is one of the twelve “Jyotirlingas” of Lord Shiva. Lying at an altitude of 3584 m at the head of river Mandakini, the shrine of Kedarnath is amongst the holiest pilgrimage for the Hindus. It is no wonder that Adi Guru Shankaracharya…

Badrintah Dham “Badrinath Dham” Guarded on either side by the two mountains Nar and Narayan, the Neelkanth Peak provides a splendid backdrop to Badrinath, one of the ‘Char Dham Tour’. One of the most celebrated pilgrim spots in the country, it plays host to the famous Badrinath Temple. Legend has it that Lord Vishnu came…

Description of Gangotri:- According to an old legend, Lord Shiva rewarded King Bhagirath after his penance and Ganga came down to earth. However, due to her pride, and the fact that the earth would be devastated if Ganga came down in her full force, Lord Shiva caught her in his locks. It was then proclaimed that…

Description of the Dham:- Yamunotri, the source of the Yamuna River and the seat of the Goddess Yamuna, is one of the four sites in India’s Char Dham pilgrimage. The sacred shrine of Yamunotri, source of the river Yamuna, is the westernmost shrine in the Garhwal Himalayas, perched atop a flank of Bandar Poonch Peak…

About Lord Shiva Shiva (meaning “auspicious one”) is the destroyer of evil or transformer among the Trimurti, the Hindu Trinity of the primary aspects of the divine. Shiva is considered to be a yogi , who has notice of everything that happens in the world and is the main aspect of life. Yet one with…

Har ki Pauri is a standout amongst the most essential places in Haridwar. This sacred ghat was fabricated by King Vikramaditya in memory of his sibling Bhartrihari. Bhartrihari came to Haridwar to ponder by on the banks of stream Ganges in the most recent days of his life. His sibling Vikrmaditya fabricated a Ghat in…