Visit Kedarnath located in Uttaranchal in India and near the Indo Chinese border with the Kedarnath Tour Packages. This holy place is the Garhwal Mountains and the Mandakini River flows from here. The shrine of Kedarnath is sacred for the Hindus and attracts many pilgrimages every year. Kedarnath Tour Packages takes you to this holy place to offer your prayers. Kedarnath is surrounded by snow clad peaks and in the winters it gets covered with snow all over. The scenic location offers a beautiful sight.
According to stories, Lord Shiva came to this place to elude the Pandavas after the Kurukshetra. Lord Shiva took the form of a bull but one of the Pandavas caught him. It is said the body of the bull is scattered all over Garhwal with only the rear side remaining at Kedarnath. Lord Shiva is said to have gone into the ground and that place has a protrusion which is worshipped. Visit the kedarnath temple with Kedarnath Tour Packages.
Kedarnath Tour Packages offers a memorable trip to Kedarnath temple which is built by Adi Shankaracharya. The temple is decorated with deity figures and scenes of mythology. A huge statue of Nandi bull guards the temple door. The temple was built in the 8th century and is dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is made of slabs of gray stones which have been cut evenly. Book the Kedarnath Tour Packages to visit this one of the twelve Jyotilingas of Shiva.
There are four other kedar temples which together with the Kedarnathji temple form the Panch Kedar Temples. These are Tunganath, Rudranath, Madhyamaheshwar and Kalpeshwar. It is said the body parts of the bull were scattered at these sites. Shiva's face is worshipped at Rudranath temple and Shiva's arms are said to have come out at Tungnath. The main shrine cannot be visited during winters as it is submerged in snow. The best time to visit is between May and October with Kedarnath Tour Packages.
With Kedarnath Tour Packages, one can experience other attractions of pilgrimage interest. Apart from the main Kedarnath temple is the Shankaracharya Samadhi which is behind thetemple. This is the Samadhi of Adi Shankaracharya. One can go on excursion trips to Gandhi Sarovar when you book the Kedarnath Tour Packages. Gaurikund is about 14 kilometres away and has a temple dedicated to Gauri. Vasuki Tal is a beautiful lake surrounded by mountains and offers scenic views. With Kedarnath Tour Packages, one can go to Triyuginarayan which is the place where Parvati and Shiva married.
About 20 kilometers away is Sonprayag which is the confluence of Mandakani and Ganga River. Many pilgrims come to Kedarnath every year as it hosts one of the holiest temples and so it is a popular destination for Hindu pilgrims. Kedarnath offers spectacular views of the snow covered peaks, lush green meadows and flowing rivers besides being an important pilgrimage centre. Book the Kedarnath Tour Packages to visit one of the twelve Jyotilingas of Shiva which stands amidst the landscapes of the great Kedarnath range.
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