Triyuginarayan Temple legend of God Shiva and Parvati marriage. Chopta : Beautiful landscape.
Tungnath : Temple dedicate to Lord Shiva Chandersila : Little a head from Tungnath a place where Lord Ram did penance. Mandal : Beautiful dense forest.
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It is one of the Panch Prayag (five sacred confluences) in the hills and is an important place of pilgrimage for devout Hindu.
There are two more temples worth visiting are Danda Ngaraggaja (the Snake Lord ) and Chandrabadni temple...
This place is named after the Lord Shiva who appeared here in form of “Rudra”
after the Rishi Narad worshiped him and asked for his teachings to learn and master the Music on Rudra Veena, the rock where he learned music is called the Narad Shila...
Harsil the maha prayag of seven sacred rivers.
Mukhwa Village winter seat of Maha Gangotri legendary Rishi Markandey Ashram, Bherobaba Mandir, Kyarkoti Trek, Goumukh...
Jankichatti is a last village on trek to Yamunotri.
There is a Ram temple famous for the hot water spring, pilgrims do take a bath before starting the trek for Yamunotri...
Karnaprayag is one of the five holy Prayags.
it is a Prayag (confluence) of river Pinder which originates from Pindari glacier in Kumaon region of Uttrakhand with Alaknanda...
Nand Prayag is one of the holy Panch Prayag ( confluence) on river Alaknanda.
Nand Prayag is also starting point for the Roop kund and Kunwari Pass, Tapovan treks.
Guptkashi is a village situated at the height of 1319 meters above sea level famous for its Vishwanath temple. The Guptkashi means the Hidden Kashi, it is on the way to Sri Kedarnath.
According to the old texts the Purans of Hindus the Kashi and Kanchi are the two eyes of Lord Shiva...
Tungnath is dedicated to lord Shiva, it is more than one thousand years old and of high importance of being at the highest elevation in the world.The Lingam here is in form of a black rock tilted slightly on left , other idols are of Ma Parvati,
The Nandi bull idol is facing the lord Shiva at the entrance , Lord Ganesha idol is on the right side of the entrance , the other idols are of Rishi Vyas and Kal Bhairav...
Kharsali is a small village across the river Yamuna from Jankichatti , 214 km from Rishikesh , during the winters the main idol of Maa Yamuna or Yamunotri is kept at Lord Shani Dev temple at Kharsali which lies at 2675 meters from the sea level .
This place is also known as Khushimath is one kilometer from Janki Chatti across the River Yamuna....
Hem Kund or Hemkunt is one of the holiest Sikh pilgrim place in Uttrakhand.
Valley of Flowers is known for its meadows of endemic alpine flowers and the variety of flora...
The Lokpal or Lakshman the younger brother of Lord Ram, it is believed that in his previous birth as Shesnag meditated in the lake here.
Situated at an altitude of 4329 mts, (14,200 ft) in the Garhwal Himalayas , on the banks of a glacier lake, surrounded by several towering pinnacles of snow, reflected in its clear water...
Joshimath is the winter seat of Sri Badrinath at the Vasudeva Temple, other important temples are the Lord Narshimha the incarnation of lord Vishnu,
he Hanumaan, the Gaurishankar, the Ganesha, the Nau Devi and the Surya...
Legend is that the Rishi Narad worshiped to lord Vishnu at this place. Here their is a small temple built by the Rani Ahilya Bai Holkar of Indore.
The strecth of Alaknanda river till it meets with Dhauli Ganga is also known as Vishnu Ganga...
This place is known as Yogadhayana Badri, It is a winter seat of of Sri Badrinath the Udhwa, there are two temples,
the other one is the Vasudeva temple from here all the rituals are performed and when the summer comes the main idol of Udhwa is carried in a procession to the Sri Badrinath dham...
Chinyalisaur in district of Uttarkashi is a small town in Uttrakhand.
This place is surrounded by beautiful Himalayan peaks, town is habituated on both side of river Bhagirathi...