Category: Pilgrimages

Sanatan Dharma

51 Shakit Peethas

51 Shakti Peethas

Shakti Peethas are temples dedicated to the Hindu goddess Durga. These are the holy shrines of the goddess Parvati or Durga. Shakti Peethas are the manifestations of Devi Sati who was the first wife of lord Shiva. Goddess Parvati is the rebirth of Devi Sati. Goddess Durga is an extended divine form of goddess Parvati.…
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Jyotirlingas

Jyotirlingas

Introduction: In the Hindu religion, Jyotirlingas are the great centre of devotion. Jyotirlingas are the special Shiv Lingam. Shiva Lingam is a devotional image of Lord Shiva. Lord Shiva is a supreme god in the Hindu religion. He is the destroyer of the sins. Shiv Lingam is a source of limitless power of the Lord…
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Char Dham (चार धाम)

In Hindu religion char dham yatra (चार धाम यात्रा) is a great journey of devotion. Chardham is a combination of four pilgrimages named as Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri. In Hindu mythology, it is believed that visiting chardham gives the Moksha (मोक्ष). Here is a brief description of temples of chardham. Badrinath (बद्रीनाथ) – Badrinath…
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