Joshimath: The Gateway to Heaven

Joshimath, a spiritual town of Uttarakhand located in the Chamoli district is known by one other name i.e. Jyotirmath. Similar to Ukhimath, this holy place also acts as a winter home of Lord Badri means during winter the idol of Lord Badri gets shifted to Joshimath and the idol gets worshipped when Badrinath is closed during winter. The idol gets […]

Gangotri Yatra by Helicopter

The gleaming white Dham of Gangotri is known for being the seat of Goddess Ganga. Situated at an elevation of 3,100 metres above sea level and surrounded by the snow clad mountain peaks of the greater Himalayan regions this Dham is one of the most celebrated of all the Char Dham sites of Uttarakhand. Sitting by the banks of the […]

Mukhba Village: Winter Home of Mata Gangotri

Located at a distance of 3 kms from the scenic hill town of Harsil, is a quaint village hamlet of Mukhba. Known for its pristine beauty this part of the Himalayas offers some of the most spectacular views of the surrounding, snow-clad mountain peaks. Situated at an elevation of 2,620 metres above sea level, the clear sky above the village […]

Yamunotri Yatra by Helicopter – Fast and Convenient

Hinduism is not just religion; it is also a way of life. Consider the system of “ashramas”. An individual’s life can be divided into four sections. Brahmacharya represents student life, grihastha ashram represents married life, vanaprastha ashram represents retirement and sanyasa represents the last stage of renunciation. It is usual for people to marry, bring up children and then retire, […]

Kharsali: The Winter Abode of Goddess Yamuna

The picturesque village of Kharsali is situated amongst the grand, peaceful and majestic mountains of Garhwal Himalayas. This place is one of the most popular picnic spot and an oasis for people looking for some time off from the maddening city crowd. Replete with an impressive green covering and home to the holy temple of Shani Dev, Kharsali is a […]

Vasuki Tal: A High Altitude Mountain Lake in Kedarnath

Situated at an altitude of 4,135 metres above sea level in the district of Rudraprayag Vasuki Tal is a high altitude, clear blue glacial lake. Outlining and overlooking the lake are the gloriously majestic, snow-laden Himalayan ranges which form the backdrop for this holy site. This is also one of the least visited and less frequented trekking trails in Uttarakhand […]

Lesser Known Mysteries of Kedarnath Dham

Kedarnath Dham is perched among the snow clad mountains of the massive Garhwal Himalayas in Uttarakhand which offers the magnificent backdrop of Nar Narayan twin ranges. This Dham shrine is also one of the most crucial pillars of the Chota Char Cham Yatra which remains thronged with pilgrims during the open season. There are several mysteries and stories which surround […]

Famous Temples of Uttarakhand

Popularly nicknamed as ‘Devbhoomi – land of gods’, Uttarakhand is one of the most pristine destinations of India. This hill state is famous for being the abode of some of the most supreme gods and goddesses. The entire region is dotted with a number of ancient temples which evoke a feeling of deep seated spirituality in everyone. Each district of […]

The Unexplained Powers at Kasar Devi which has Baffled NASA Scientists

Nestled among the lush green Verdant Kumaon Hills of Uttarakhand at a comfortable distance of 8 kms from Almora district, Kasar Devi is one of the most unique spiritual and healing centres in India. With the presiding deity being Kasar Devi this popular pilgrimage destination is not only known all over the world for it’s one of a kind rejuvenating […]

Triyuginarayan Temple – The Holy Wedding Destination of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati

Situated in the Rudraprayag district of Devbhoomi Uttarakhand, and perched at an elevation of 1,980 metres above sea level, Triyuginarayan Mandir is one of the most pious pilgrimage spot in India. This ancient temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and remains flocked by pilgrims seeking for the almighty’s blessings. The entire architecture of the temple bares an uncanny resemblance to […]