Baijnath Temple Complex, Bageshwar

The brilliant temple complex of Baijnath is situated in the town of Baijnath and displays a beautiful collection of 18 Hindu shrines. Situated in the district of Bageshwar the complex is perched on an elevation of 1,125 metres above sea level and along the holy Gomti River. The significance of the temples lies in the fact that it is one of those rare temples where Parvati is depicted together with…

May 29, 2019
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Bhagirathi River, Uttarakhand

Bhagirathi River, Harsil
May 27, 2019

Originating from the Gaumukh Glacier in the base of Khatling and Gangotri glacier, this river is one of the holiest rivers of India. The place is considered holy to Hindus since it has been regarded as the birth place of Ganga. The highly revered Char Dham temple of Gangotri is situated on its banks and is visited by devotees from all over the world. After travelling for a distance of…

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Katarmal Sun Temple, Almora

Katarmal Temple
May 24, 2019

Situated in the district of Almora in Devbhoomi Uttarakhand, is a spectacular group of temples that dates back to 9th century. Truly a spectacular work of architecture the main deity that is worshipped here is Surya dev or the sun god. It is one of the rarest temple complex and holds immense historical and religious significance. Deemed for its intricately carved designs and fine wooden panels this temple ranks among…

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