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July 5, 2016July 5, 2016

Kedarnath Yatra Route Map – Kedarnath Road Route with Distances

Kedarnath is a small place tucked away in the Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand and it is one of the famous pilgrimage places in India. According to Hinduism, Kedarnath is one of the Char Dham and a visit to the famous Kedarnath temple is supposed to wash away all the sins of the souls. Kedarnath had been heavily...

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November 20, 2015October 4, 2017

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 weather conditions and difficulties of...

Kedarnath Temple History
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November 18, 2015July 30, 2016

Kedarnath Temple History

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 Jyotirlingam. The Jyotirlingam here is...

Kedarnath – Geography & Demographics
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November 14, 2015February 26, 2016

Kedarnath – Geography & Demographics

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 winters temperatures drop below the...

When to Visit Kedarnath Temple – Weather & Climate Information
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November 10, 2015February 6, 2018

When to Visit Kedarnath Temple – Weather & Climate Information

The best time to visit Kedarnath falls in between May-June and September-October. The ‘best’ time to visit Kedarnath, or any other revered spot, depends largely on your own preferences. Many choose to join in the worship during the peak pilgrimage season of the summer (May-June). While some prefer to wait until the monsoon recedes and...

Tourist Places of Kedarnath Dham
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November 5, 2015September 21, 2017

Tourist Places of Kedarnath Dham

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 be an auspicious location for...

Festivals of Kedarnath
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November 1, 2015February 5, 2018

Festivals of Kedarnath

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 in June when pilgrims and...

Kedarnath Dham Excursions
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October 21, 2015September 21, 2017

Kedarnath Dham Excursions

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 is lodged at an elevation...

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April 25, 2015September 7, 2016

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 the Jyotirlingas. The temple is...