Monday, February 24, 2014

Char Dham Yatra - 2014

Saintly clad devotees flock through the Himalayan valleys, which are known to this world as the ones to be located at the highest degrees of altitude with lush green peaks, giving everyone a touché of divinity, are stationed in the state of Uttarakhand. Catching hold of you in the most captivating part of this location are the most scenic, dedicated and indescribably purified to the core: the holy four pilgrimage sites and temples that are cherished by devotees abiding by the Hindu religion, open to worldwide tourism; ought to be known as live and exclusive as the famous ‘Chardham Yatra’. This all time famous Char Dham Yatra literally means four sacred abodes of Hindu religion encompassing a visit to the Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath.

Here resides Goddess Yamuna which is the emblem of Shakti (power), Goddess Ganges- emblem of chastity and purity, Kedarnath- depicting Lord Shiva in Jyotirlinga form and Badrinath- the lustrum of Lord Vishnu respectively; these four sites in Uttarakhand have attained supreme connotation throughout the country meant for a spiritual excursion. In the year 2014 too, a complete network of devotees coming from every part of the country would pay their obeisance to receive blessings setting themselves free from any kind of sinful acts, being mindful of the factual reality that they ought to be punished because of those sins. Therefore they seek forgiveness.