sharma

Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background

HEMKUND SAHIB Book Now

HEMKUND SAHIB
HEMKUND SAHIB
 
 
Hemkund Sahib is one of the highly revered pilgrimage destinations in India. There is no restriction of caste; everyone can make a visit to this pilgrimage shrine. People following different religions come to visit here from various parts of the world. Hemkund Sahib is a major pilgrimage site for the Sikhs. It remains perched at an elevation of 4,329 meters above sea level in the state of Uttarakhand. The Hemkund Lake occupies an area of 2 km in the valley of Himalayans. It is located in the Chamoli district. In Hindu mythos, it is the place where yellow-green flowers are very popular as the Brahma Kamal. The Brahma Kamal is also known as "Lotus of the Gods". The tenth Sikh guru "Guru Govind Singh" had meditated at this site. And thus the lake became more sacred for the Sikhs. That is why a Sikhs Gurudwara also exists here. The Hemkund Sikhs Gurudwara stands in the memory of Guru Govind Singh.
 
There is a Lakshman shrine situated on the banks of Hemkund Lake. This temple is dedicated to Lakshman, the brother of Lord Rama. It is also conceived that the Sanjeevni Bhuti was found at this place. It is the only Bhuti which brought Lakshman back to life. Govind Ghat and Badrinath are the nearer places from Hemkund Sahib. Joshimath is the closest destination from this temple. The Hemkund Lake is fed by the melting snow of Hathi Parvat and Saptrishi glacier. The temple is surrounded by seven mountains, called as Hemkund Parvat. A large number of pilgrims reach here every year to seek blessings. Sikh and the Hindu rishis, yogis and pandits meditate at this site.
 
June to October is the ideal time to make a visit to Hemkund Sahib. You will find pleasant weather between these months. It is the season for viewing the beauty of Hemkund Sahib. According to the Hindu mythology, it is the place where Hindu god Lord Rama, hero of the epic Ramayana, did his penance.
 
 

Booking Now

Booking Now