Make your journey the most pious with Chardham

by Richa 

(from: Jul 6, 2012 to: Jul 6, 2012)

Moksha is what everyone seeks in human life. Attaining Moksha or salvation is very much possible on the Earth. Plan a Chardham Yatra in India and get what you’ve been seeking for since years. Yes, a Chardham Yatra to the incredible holy destinations in the Nainital district of Uttarakhand in India is the most holy trip of one’s lifetime. Hindu religion states that a visit to the Chardham will provide freedom from incarnation and wash away your sins.

Four Abodes of Hindu Gods
The four abodes or dham visited by thousands of Hindu and several other devotees yearly are Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath. Char dham Packages to these holy shrines offer a safe and secured journey to the houses of the Gods. Suitable care is taken regarding all your requirements by the executives, which manage your tour package.

Yamunotri is dedicated to Goddess Yamuna. The place is also the prime source of River Yamuna. It is the first milestone in Chardham tour and the shrine of Yamunotri is famous for several hot water springs, catching the attention of all worshippers and other tourists. Rice is cooked in earth natural hot water here and distributed among worshippers as the holy “Prasad.”

Gangotri is the place of birth of Goddess Ganga. It is also the prime source of origin place of River Ganga. People come to this place to take a bath in the holy river and wash away all their sins, in order to get ultimate salvation from the complex bond of life and death. The Aarti ceremony held at the holy shrine her is highly attention grabbing. The place is also famous for the adventurous trek to Gaumukh, which is the concrete source of the Ganges.

Third visited holy place and also the birth place of God Shiva is Kedarnath Pilgrimage. It is among the jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva. The shrine of Lord Shiva also has the holy idol of Bull Nandi. Nandi was the vehicle of Shiva. Kedarnath has breathtaking snow capped peaks, grabbing the interest of all nature and adventure lovers.

Badrinath is the fourth and final destination of char dham yatra. It is the seat of Lord Vishnu is the oldest and most visited Dham among all four. The shrine of Badrinath was renovated by Shankaracharya ji in the 8th century.

Attractions near Chardham
The chard ham tour could be even more enchanting if few more attractions nearby destinations are a part of it. Popular places to visit near Char Dham are Surya Kund, Hanuman Chatti, Glaciers, Submerged Shivling, Shankaracharya Samadhi, Bhim Pul and many more.
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