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Badrinath Temple - Badrinath Dham Travel Guide,

By DevendraFarswan, published on Mar 14, 2018

Legend has it that the dham was the sacred ground Nar and Narayan chose as their abode while they engaged in spiritually beneficial practices for all living beings upon earth. Nar and Narayan are said to have been prior incarnations of Shri Krishna and Arjun of Treta Yuga. Rarely is another pilgrimage shrine referred to as ‘Ashrama’, Badrinath’s being referred to as Badrikashram is an allusion to the many saints who sought the land for their meditative practices – Nar & Narayan, Ved Vyas, Vashishta, Kanwa, Shankaracharya, Varadacharya. In fact even the idol of Vishnu worshipped here is... (more)

Tags: badrinath dham uttarakhand, badrinath temple, badrinath yatra

Winter Tourim & Winter Destinations in Uttarakhand

By DevendraFarswan, published on Jan 17, 2016

The north Indian state of Uttarakhand is home to many amazing hill stations and revered religious destinations. Nature here comes dressed in its most glorious forms offering one with some unforgettable, breathtaking views. Winters in Uttarakhand offers tourists with the incredible opportunities to explore the land anew. Vast expanses of terrain clad in snow, the Alpine conifers dusted with snow and the biting cold climate all collectively imparts one with an altogether different, unparalleled experience.

To add to the thrill of Uttarakhand winter tourism, tourists get to enjoy many adventurous... (more)

Tags: winter season destinations of uttarakhand, uttarakhand winter activities, things to do in uttarakhand in winter

5 Pilgrimage Destinations in Uttarakhand

By DevendraFarswan, published on Sep 16, 2015


Purnagiri is at a stunning altitude of 3000 meters above sea level and is 20 km from Tanakpur and 92 km from Pithogarh. Devotees flock to this temple in huge numbers from all parts of India specially during the time of Chaitra Navaratri which falls in the month of March. The nearby valleys all echo with sacred chants of devotees who clamber to the top for obtaining Darshan.

Purnagiri is also known as Punyagiri in many parts of India and it is from there that the river Kali flows down into the plains and is also known as the Sharda. It is advisable to reach Thuligarh by vehicle... (more)

Tags: pilgrimage in uttaranchal, religious places in uttarakhand, holy places in uttarakhand

Valley of Flowers Offers Sublime Trekking Opportunities

By DevendraFarswan, published on Mar 4, 2015

Valley of Flowers Offers Sublime Trekking Opportunities like Nowhere Else on Earth. The Valley of Flowers in Uttarkhand, recognized by UNESCO as World Heritage Site and Biosphere Reserves is home to some really rare species of Alpine flowers which when bloom present an enchanting sight to behold indeed. Nature lovers, botanists, florists from every corner of the globe are drawn to this unique fairy land to have a glimpse of that colorful floral bounty in full blooms. The trek to the valley of flowers is a real difficult one. If you are planning for the trek, read on to get all the relevant... (more)

Tags: trek to valley of flowers, valley of flowers national park, valley of flowers tour

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