About Kedarnath Temple (Mandir) in Uttarakhand

Usha Biswal Rout

22, Nov 2015 @ 12:12 AM
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ong>About Kedarnath Mandir : Kedarnath Temple is one of the holiest temple dedicated to Lord Shiva which is located at the top of Garhwal(Uttarakhand) region of Himalayan range near river Mandakini in Kedarnath. It is believed to be constructed by Sankaracharya. This temple is one of the major Shiva temples in India. This temple is also one of the four major sites in India's Chota Char Dham pilgrimage of Northern Himalayas. The form Kedar is one of the form of Lord-Shiva which embodies a passion of love, hatred, mysticism, death and fear by his several forms. The Kedarnath temple contains one of the twelve Jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva along with one of the Panch Kedars in Uttarakhand. The statue of Lord Shiva is borne down from Garhwal to Ukhimath in the month of November and then this statue is reinstated at this temple in the first week in the month of May. During this period the temple are opened for the pilgrims cumming from different part of India to Kedarnath. How to Reach at Kedarnath Temple : By Bus or Train : From New Delhi bus station (ISBT) you can get buses go to Haridwar almost every half an hour. It takes near about 8 hours. Also you can go by train form New Delhi Railway station, it will take 5-6 hours. From Haridwar you can go directly to Kedarnath. Time for Travel to Kedarnath : Kedarnath temple is opened for pilgrims from the month of May to October only.
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