Kedarnath Yatra Registration for 2022

The Yatra for Kedarnath is taken up by a huge throng of devotees from all over the world. They visit this ancient temple located on an elevation of 3,584 metres above sea level and is considered to be one of the most difficult pilgrimages in India. Believed to be the permanent home of Shiva this almost 1,000-year-old temple is situated […]

Devprayag – The Heavenly Confluence from Where Ganga Gets Her Name

Literally translating into ‘godly confluence’ the holy town of Devprayag draws its name from the confluence of two of the holiest streams of Alaknanda and Bhagirathi that merge together to form one of the holiest rivers in India – Ganga. This merging point of the rivers is the sacred spot where people and devotees from far and wide visit to […]

Kedarnath Faqs: Kedarnath Yatra Questions and Answers

Kedarnath Dham is known for being one of the most popular Dham shrines amongst the Chota Char Dham Yatra circuit of Uttarakhand. We bring to you a meticulously created list of some of the most important questions that every pilgrim asks. These questions have been asked by a number of our Yatras who decided to take on this holy journey, […]

National Parks and Sanctuaries in Uttarakhand

The state of Uttarakhand is home to a diverse range of flora and fauna making it an ideal destination if you are looking to explore the natural beauty in India. Apart from being the popular devbhoomi, Uttarakhand is also one of the most famous destinations for exploring a range of national parks and wildlife sanctuaries. Some of the most widely […]

Top 20 Famous Hindu Temples in Uttarakhand

Rightfully named as ‘Devbhoomi’ or the land of gods, Uttarakhand has innumerable holy sites and pilgrimage destinations. These temples are known for creating a huge wave of tourism here and play a huge contribution in its economy. The entire landscape is dotted with ancient temples of religious importance that are frequented by devout Hindus. From being host to the Char […]

Tungnath: A Crucial Panch Kedar Site – The Mark of Pristine Spirituality

Believed to be as old as 1,000 years the holy Panch Kedar site of Tungnath is popular as the highest temple of Lord Shiva since it is situated at a staggering height of 3,680 metres above sea level. Literally the name of the temple translates into ‘lord of the peaks; and it sees numerous pilgrims and devotees each year from […]

Shri Hemkund Sahib – A Journey of a Spiritual Awakening

Surrounded by the mystical Himalayan beauty and the rejuvenating air and perched on a whopping elevation of 4,419 metres above sea level is the star-shaped Gurudwara of Hemkund Sahib or formally known as Gurudwara Shri Hemkund Sahib ji. This is a crucial pilgrimage that is taken up by devout Sikhs from India and across the border who visit here every […]

Chardham Yatra Registration Guide for 2022

Char Dham Yatra is an annual pilgrimage that takes place in Devbhumi Uttarakhand. The trip takes you on a soulful journey across the 4 holy Dhams of Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri and Yamunotri. The yatra is an ancient one and ever since its establishment by the great sage Adi Shankaracharya, its popularity has continued to grow ten-fold. A lot has changed […]

History of Chota Chardham Yatra in Uttarakhand

About the Creator of Char Dham Yatra Adi Shankaracharya was an 8th-century Indian theologian and philosopher who is known all over the world for not only unifying the entire Hindu population but also established the Advaita philosophy. His collective works done in Sanskrit discuss about the unity of the inner self. He is also famous for giving commentaries various schools […]

Why Char Dham Yatra is Extremely Significant

As the name suggests Char Dham refers to the 4 holy abodes and the most important pilgrimage journey in India. Devout Hindus believe that taking this yatra at least once in their lifetime will grant them moksha or salvation from the karmic cycle of birth and rebirth. The Char Dham Yatra of Uttarakhand takes the pilgrims across 4 holy shrines […]