Dwarka Tour Packages offers a memorable trip to Dwarka in the state of Gujarat. It is located at the Saurashtra peninsula on the Arabian Sea and is mentioned in the sacred Gita and Puranas. It is a well known and important pilgrimage place which is associated with Lord Krishna. Dwarka was called Dwaravati or Kushasthali in earlier days. It is believed that Lord Krishna ruled his kingdom from here. Lord Vishnu slew Shankhasura here and this place is home to one of the 12 Jyotirlingas of light which represents Lord Shiva. This column is called Nageshwar Mahadev. Visit this sacred city on the Gomti creek with Dwarka Tour Packages. Dwarka was one of the most important places on the coast of Saurashtra in older days. Lord Krishna left Mathura and came here after he killed Kansa. He founded a town here with the entire Yadav community and called it Swarnadwarika. Experience the legends of Lord Krishna with Dwarka Tour Packages.
The Dwarkadheesh Temple is a famous temple here which is also known as Jagat Mandir. Visit this temple with Dwarka Tour Packages which dates back to thousands of years. It is located on the Gomti Creek and has sixty columns supporting the roof of the hall. It is a five story temple with a 157 feet high conical spire. This spire is beautifully carved. The idol of the ruler of dwarka is one meter high. Offer your prayers at the popular Rukmini Devi temple with the Dwarka Tour Packages.
Rukmini temple is a popular temple which is an architectural beauty. The walls of this temple are decorated with paintings and dates back to the 12th century. Rukmini was Lord Krishna's wife and was considered as the incarnation of goddess Lakshmi. It is said that this temple is outside the town because when Krishna and Rukmini had invited Durvasa Muni for dinner, he had gotten angry and cursed Rukmini and Krishna to live apart. Book the Dwarka Tour Packages to visit the well known Rukmini Temple.
Another place of attraction you can visit with Dwarka Tour Packages is the Gomti Ghat temples. The place where Gomati river meets the ocean, is the temple of Samudra Narayan temple. At Chakra Narayana, Lord Vishnu was manifested as a stone marked with a chakra on the seashore. Gomatiji temple has an image of Gomati river in it. Visit the other pilgrimage places with Dwarka Tour Packages like Nageswara Mahadev temple which has one of the 12 jyotirlingas.
Bhalka Tirth is the place where Lord Krishna was struck by an arrow by mistake. The Sharada Peetha is one of the four Mathas that was established by Shankaracharya. Dwarka Tour Packages takes you to this important pilgrimage center in India which was the kingdom of Lord Krishna. It is one of the seven oldest towns or sapta puris where Lord Krishna reigned for decades. This city was discovered by marine excavations on the edge of the Kutch peninsula. Dwarka has been visited by many great people like Adi Shakaracharya, Ramanuja and Mira. Visit this important place for a memorable spiritual trip with the Dwarka Tour Packages.
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