Kedarnath Temple Information

Kedarnath temple dedicated to Shri Kedarnath Ji or Lord Shiva is one of the holiest plus highest of Shiv Jyotirlingams cradled at an altitude of 3581 meters above the sea level in Uttarakhand’s Rudraprayag district. Each year thousands of pilgrims make their way to Shri Kedarnath Dham braving the inclement …

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Kedarnath Temple History

kedarnath old picture

Kedarnath Dham is notable for the famous Kedarnath temple which is one among the 12 revered Jyotirlingams of Lord Shiva that our country has. The temple enshrines a pyramidal Jyotirlingam of Lord Kedar who is none other than Lord Shiva seated here in the form of a cosmic light or …

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Kedarnath – Geography & Demographics

Kedarnath Map

Geography  Kedarnath Google Map The latitudinal and longitudinal extents of Kedarnath are 30.73 degree N 79.07 degree E. Its average altitude above sea level is 3553 meters. The general climate in summer months is characterized by a cool, pleasant ambience at day time while the nights are cold enough. in …

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Kedarnath Weather

Kedarnath Snowfall

In summers the average temperatures in the region is around 17 degree centigrade. The summer months range between May-June and present tourists with a pleasant, cool climate ideal for sightseeing as well as Kedarnath Darshans. The winters of Kedarnath are pretty chilly and accompanied by heavy snow fall which makes …

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Tourist Places of Kedarnath Dham

Vasuki Tal (lake)

Apart from the Kedarnath Temple, there are many more places to visit and explore nearby which often pilgrims tend to miss. Here are the major places you could visit in Kedarnath. Shankaracharya Samadhi The location where the great philosopher and religious guru Adi Shankaracharya took his Samadhi indeed proves to …

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Festivals of Kedarnath

badri kedar festival

Also there are some festivals associated exclusively with the Kedarnath region or with the Garhwal region as a whole. Read on to learn about the main festivals observed in and around Kedarnath. Badri-Kedar Festival The Badri-Kedar festival is one of the major festivals of the region. This festival is held …

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Kedarnath Dham Excursions

rudraprayag tour

Pilgrims to Kedarnath can make excursions to many visit-worthy places lying not too very far from the many Kedarnath Dham. The excursion sites mostly consist in destinations to which one could trek or certain high altitude water bodies. Here follows a list of the major Kedarnath dham excursions- Chopta Chopta …

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Learn About The Wonderful Knowledge About Kedarnath

The majestic temple of Kedarnath stands at a total elevation of 3,583 m. It is very difficult to imagine the circumstances under which a temple of such proportions was built at such an elevation. The worship rites of the KedarNath temple stand same from the 10th Century rites performed at …

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