Temples of Uttarakhand

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Uttarakhand, also known as Devbhoomi or the Land of Gods, has been a center of religious and spiritual activity for centuries. The lofty Himalayas and the many rivers born from the mountains have inspired holy men, pilgrims and seekers for ages. Uttarakhand is home to a number of popular shrines and temples that are known for their positive energy and their scenic locations. The Char Dham temples of Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri are visited by lakhs of pilgrims every year. The Panch Kedar Shiva Temples – Kedarnath, Madhmaheshwar, Rudranath, Tungnath and Kalpeshwar – is another circuit known for its exceptional beauty and is usually undertaken by pilgrims and trekkers willing to sweat it out in the mountains.Apart from these Uttarakhand is also known for a number of other temples rich in folklore and mythology like Sem Nagaraja in Mukhem, Jageshwar group of Temples, Baijnath group of Temples, Sun Temple in Katarmal and many more. Baaronmasa organizes customized tours and treks for visiting these popular circuits along with highlighting certain offbeat temples and the exciting mythology behind them.

 

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