Dec. 7, 2012
-- Badrinath Kedarnath is two famous places for worship. Thousands of Hindu devotes from all over the world come here to offer their prayers. According to the Hindu mythology, the Char Dham Yatra is considered to the holiest of all yatras and it is believed that a visit to these pilgrims once in a lifetime would ensure you way to nirvana. This yatra starts from the month of April and goes on till the end of November. This time of the year is the best time to visit these places and enjoy the natural beauty of the hills and environment. There are many tour and travel operators who offer these packages. However, Char Dham Tour Packages is one who specializes in this category and provides several discount schemes to attract the customers
Badrinath is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and the main temple was built by Adi Shankaracharya in the 8th century. The famous Badrinath shrine has been the source of attraction for the Hindu devotes form all parts of the world. There are three main attractions of the temple and they include Garbha Griha, Darshan Mandap and Sabha Mandap. The main attraction is the deity of Lord Vishnu that is sculpted entirely in black stone and has been an eternal source of attraction for all. People gather peace of mind when they offer their prayers here. This place has been a dwelling of yogis, saints and hermits over a long period of time
It is protected by the double mountain ranges of Nar and Narayan Range close to the very tall Neelkanth peak. The trip also includes a visit to Tapt Kund and Surya Kund in which the devotees can take sacred wash and cleanse their body and soul
Kedarnath is the abode of Lord Shiva and is located at an altitude of 3583 meters above the sea level. The temple houses the famous Shiva Lingam where it is believed that Lord Shiva is present in the form of cosmic light. The old shrine of Kedarnath was built by the Pandavas and the external region of the temple holds the figures of Goddess Parvati, Goddess Laxmi etc. the nearby places include Hanskund, amritkund, Retas Kund and Uddankund. The lake of cold water river Mandakini has originated is found very close to the temple.
You can visit all these places at your own pace when you opt for the Badrinath Kedarnath customized tour packages from Char Dham Tour Packages. The company@( http://www.chardham-tour-packages.com/
) facilitates easy internet bookings that help you in making comparisons of the price also.