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SHOW  PARIKRAMA

Travel • Spiritual | 01 mins | 5+

CONTENT LANGUAGE
Hindi

Rich with many shrines and temples, both ancient and new, India is a living spiritual entity. These holy sites literally stand for our culture, beliefs and scriptures. Parikrama takes you to several of these places of worship narrating the story behind its origin and its significance. As you travel through these sacred sites with us, you also embark on your own spiritual journey.

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Aghanjar Mahadev Mandir
24 Min

Aghanjar Mahadev Mandir

Aghanjar mahadev temple is situated at a distance of 5 km from Dharamshala and in the Khaniyara village near manji river at the foothills of dhauladhar. This Shiva temple is very unique,very old and is illustrious for its scenic beauties. It is believed that this temple was created by pandavas. It is believed that once upon a time that when the Pandavas from the Mahabharata, were on their way to the Kailash Mountains, Lord Shiva appeared before of them at this spot and blessed them with a boon to succeed over the kaurvas. At this place sage Ganga Bharati has laid-off “Akhand Dhuni” Sacred Fire.

Anjani Mahadev & Vashishtha Mandir
27 Min

Anjani Mahadev & Vashishtha Mandir

Anjani Mahadev is a holy temple of Devi Anjana Mother of Lord Hanuman in Manali where the main attraction is ice Lingam formed by flowing water from mountain. It is said that Devi Anjana meditated at this place. During winters when temperature decreases and the water flowing from the mountains fall at a particular point and at same time due to minus temperature, water freezes and formed a Lingam shape. Some time Lingam attains height up to 20 to 30 feet. And because of same formation procedure of Lingam it is also called Amarnath of Kullu or Chota Amarnath. Vashisth Mandir is named after Rishi Vashistha. Legend has it that the saddened Rishi Vashisht after learning that his children were killed by Vishwamitra tried to commit suicide. But the river refused to kill him.

Baglamukhi & Kunal Pathri Mandir
27 Min

Baglamukhi & Kunal Pathri Mandir

Around 30 km from Kangra District, Baglamukhi Temple is a Siddha Peeth close to both Jwala Ji and Chintpurni Devi Temple. The deity, Baglamukhi is one of the 10 Mahavidyas and believed to be the destroyer of all evils. Yellow colour is the most favourite colour of the Goddess. That is why the temple is painted in yellow colour. The devotees do wear yellow attire and yellow desserts besan ki laddoo are offered to the deity. People worship the deity to win the legal confrontations, to defeat their enemy, to prosper in business and to win the heart of beloved.

Baijnath & Mahakal Mandir
26 Min

Baijnath & Mahakal Mandir

Baijnath Temple is a revered shrine of Himachal Pradesh. Located at a distance of 16 kms from Palampur in the Beas valley, Baijnath Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. In the porch of the temple, the two long inscriptions state that before the present temple, there was a shrine of Lord Shiva at the same spot. ❖ Just 5 kms. away from Baijnath, another temple attracts the devotees because of its timeless appeal–Maha Kaal—The abode of the mighty Shiva, the lord of the Destruction

Bansi Gopal Mandir (Chamba) & Brij Raj Mandir (Noorpur)
27 Min

Bansi Gopal Mandir (Chamba) & Brij Raj Mandir (Noorpur)

Built in the 16th century and dedicated to Krishna, this temple has a small collection of carved panels from other area temples in its courtyard. A curious feature of the temple is the depiction of amorous scenes of Khajuraho type on the exterior of the temple. In the niches outside the temple are depicted various deities, including Surya, Harihara, Krishna with flute, Hanuman, Mashishasuramardini, Anantasayi Vishnu, Vishnu with three faces those of hanuman, a lion and a boar, Uma Maheshvra, Narsimha and Varaha. Brij Raj Swami temple inside the Nurpurfort is a 16th-century historical temple of Lord Krishna and home to a much-revered deity of the local population and attracts tourists.

Bhadarkaali, Chamunda Devi & Chhatrani Mata
27 Min

Bhadarkaali, Chamunda Devi & Chhatrani Mata

The temple of Bhadra Kali is located at the height of 3800 ft on a place called Bhalei. The temple deity is a black stone idol of Goddess which stands 2 ft tall and is enshrined in the sanctum sanctorum of the temple. Chamunda Devi Temple is nestled in a spectacular position on the spur of Shah Madar range of hills and opposite to the Chamba town. It is a major holy place for pilgrims that sits on the bank of river Baner and just 15 km away from Dharmshala. The temple of Chhatrari is regarded as one of the holiest ones and is devoted to Goddess Shakti.

Bhagsunag & Indru Nag Temple
26 Min

Bhagsunag & Indru Nag Temple

A medieval shrine, Bhagsunath is Shiva Temple situated about 3kms from Mcleodganj. The temple has been highly revered by the Hindus and the Gorkha Community. The sacred shrine is famed for its two pools that are believed to have healing properties. The legend has that King Bhagsu built this temple after seeking forgiveness from Snake God. It is believed that Nag Devta was raged in anger as King Bhagsu stole water from the sacred Nag Dal Lake here. Later, the king repented and built the temple in reverence to Nag Devta.

Bhootnath Temple
26 Min

Bhootnath Temple

The Bhootnath Temple is an ancient temple and one of the famous temple in Himachal Pradesh. The controlling deity is the Great Lord Shiva and was built when State Capital was shifted from Bhiuli to present place. Bhootnath Temple, with an idol of a manifestation of god Shiva is synonymous with Mandi. The idol of Nandi, the sacred bull stands facing the ornamental double arch of the sanctuary. The overhang, cellar and mandap are incised with delicate figures of elephants. The Nandi, Shivas mount, faces the deity from the ornamented doublearched entrance.

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