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Chardham tour in the state of Uttarakhand.

Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri and Yamunotri of Uttarakhand are considered to be Chardham Yatra. Kedarnath is the abode of Lord Siva, Badrinath is the abode of Lord Visnu, Gangotri is the place where river Ganga started flowing and similarly, Yamunotri is the place of river Yamuna. These four places are considered to be the sacred places of the country and a journey to these places is considered to be a way to salvage our life. The details of these four Dhams is brought in in this write-up.

How to plan a trip to major tourist/pilgrim spots in Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu, one of the most developed States of India has plenty to offer by means of very good temples, beaches, tourist paradises, and more. What many tourists lack is the inside knowledge of how to travel comfortably within the State and save time and money, and yet enjoy the trip. This article is an attempt in this direction.

Mahamastakabisheka 2018 at Shravanabelagola from February 17-25

Lord Bhaubali or Gommateshwara is worshipped by people who follow Jainism. The tallest statue of the lord is located in Sharvanabelagola, Hassan, Hassan District, Karnataka. There are many poojas performed but the most religious of all is the one that is performed once every 12 years. This article gives information about the Mahamastakabisheka that is due to be performed 17th-25th February 2018.

Luz Church – Our Lady of Light, Mylapore Chennai

In the heart of Chennai, in Mylapore, stands a 500-year-old Church, dedicated to Mother Mary. The Shrine of Our Lady of Lights is also called the Luz Church. Built by the Portuguese, the origins of the church has an interesting narrative. It is a place of worship with miraculous powers.

A short trip to Sagar Island

The Sagar Island, where the temple of Kapilmuni is located is a famous place of pilgrimage in West Bengal. In earlier days, it was really very difficult to reach Sagar Island because of tiger, crocodile, snakes and various diseases. But now, the civilization has progressed a lot and Sagar Island can be visited easily from Kolkata. In this article, the author recounts his experience of visiting the island.

Anna Nagar Ayyappa Temple getting ready for makaravilakku mahotsavam 2017

Searching for makaravilakku 2017 special programs in Anna Nagar Ayyappa Temple? Do Anna Nagar Ayyappa Temple provide facility for watching Sabarimala makara jyothi 2017 live telecast? How to reach Anna Nagar Ayyappa Temple? Check out this post to clear all your queries regarding makaravilakku mahotsavam 2017 in Anna Nagar Ayyappa Temple.

Visiting India – Temple etiquettes to know

No trip to India would be complete without visits to temples. Temples are as much a part of tourism as they are a part of religion and culture. The Indian temple tours can be a soul-searching experience. But, what are the rules and things to keep in mind when entering a temple? Let this article guide you on how to conduct yourself in a temple.

How to reach Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple from Chennai city

Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple is a famous temple in South India. In this article, I am the temple, the various modes of transport from Chennai to reach Madurai, availability of Hotels or restaurants to stay and other places to visit near the temple.

One day trip to Jagannath temple and Puri sea beach

Planning a short and quick one day travel to Puri and looking for information regarding Jagannath temple and Puri sea beach, the most important places to be visited in Puri, Odisha? Here is my own experience - A one day trip of Puri.

Chottanikkara Bhagavathy Temple

Are you looking for information on Chottanikkara Bhagavathy Temple? Then read this article.


Majuli the famous pilgrim place in Assam

Majuli is the cultural capital of Assam. Besides being a popular pilgrimage, it is also the biggest river Island of the world. It holds the centre of Vaisnavite Monastery which houses a large number of Satras. The Satras are the centre of religious practice and nucleus of development of greater Assamese cultural society. In this article I am trying to depict a picture of various Satras of Majuli and a glimpse of cultural activities.

2 famous Ayyappan temples in Mumbai getting ready for mandalam-makaravilakku 2016

Searching for the famous Ayyappan temples in Mumbai where mandalam-makaravilakku puja 2016 will be held? Which temple is known as mini Sabarimala of Mumbai? How to reach Aalpanakavu Sree Dharma Sastha Temple located in Sakinaka, Mumbai? Read this post to clear all your queries regarding the mandalam-makaravilakku puja 2016 going to be held in famous Ayyappan temples of Mumbai.

Bengaluru temples getting ready for mandalam- makaravilakku season 2016

Searching for Jalahalli Sree Ayyappa temple mandalam-makaravilakku 2016 news? How to contact Ananthagiri Siddhivinayaka Ayyappa temple for mandalam puja 2016? Which temple in Bangalore provides vehicle facility to devotees for reaching Sabarimala pilgrimage 2016? Continue reading this post to clear all your queries regarding the mandalam-makaravilakku season of Bengaluru temples.

Six abodes or sacred places of Lord Murugan

In this article, I will explain about the six famous temples of Lord Muruga in Tamil Nadu. These six temples which are also called as Aarupadai Veedu - Six abodes of Lord Murugan, are considered as most sacred among all the Murugan temples in this world.

Ananthagiri Sri Siddhivinayaka Ayyappaswamy Temple Makaravilakku Mahotsavam 2014 news

Planning to visit Ananthagiri Sri Siddhivinayaka Ayyappaswamy Temple for Makaravilakku Mahotsavam 2014? Are you in search of the location of Karnataka Shabarimale? If yes, read the post which provides you information of Ananthagiri Ayyappaswamy Siddhivinayaka Temple regarding its Makaravilakku season 2014, Mandalam season 2014 date. It also tells about pooja timings, address and telephone.

Avatar of Lord Hayagreeva and his temples

In Hinduism, there are many God and Goddess. It is argued by many that why there are many Gods. Though the God is said to be one, these are avatars came into this universe to protect devotees. Human is one but with many faces like this only the God also. There is a strong belief that praying to the Lord Hayagreeva will give betterment in Education in children. Here we are going to see about the God Hayagreeva and His temples in Tamilnadu as pilgrim places.

How to register Kailash Mansarovar Yatra (KMY)2015

Ministry of External Affairs open registrations for Kailash Manasarovar Yatra (KMY) 2015. Indian nationals with valid Passport can apply for religious purpose. It is held from June to September. For details about how to apply online, eligibility criteria, selection processes, fee and total expenditure are explained below. Interested candidates have to apply within 10/04/2015.

Best Hindu pilgrim places in and around Guwahati in Assam

Guwahati, Assam's capital city is replete with a number of pilgrim places like Kamakhya Temple, Navagraha temple and many more. In this article we are discussing many such Hindu pilgrim places in and around Guwahati and nearby places. Details fo how to visit and what is the best time to visit these pilgrims places are given here.

Srivasavi Kanyaka Parameswari Temple - Penugonda

Sri Vasavi Kanyaka Parameswari temple situated in Penugonda, Penugonda is a village in West Godawari District, of Andhra Pradesh. Penugonda is the birth place of Goddess Sri Vasavi Kanyaka Parameswari. This Penugonda Kshetra is considered as the "Kasi of Vysyas" and is a holy place for Vysyas. Every Vysya should visit this Kshetra at least once in life time.

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