Badrinath Dham is a Hindu temple of Lord Vishnu, it is situated in Badrinath town of Uttarakhand. Badrinath Temple is one of the Chardhams of Uttarakhand.
It is located between the two mountains named, Nar and Narayan. It’s been said that Badrinath Temple is the most important Dham among all four Dhams of Uttarakhand. Every year many people come here along with their family and friends to get Shri Badri Vishal’s darshan. It’s really a majestic feeling during the Badrinath Temple Journey and Darshan, you will feel you are somewhere in a heaven on Earth. Beautiful surroundings with natural green valley are going to blow your mind and spirit too.
Location of Badrinath Temple:
Badrinath town is located in Chamoli district at an elevation of 11204 feet (3415 mts), in the shadow of Nilkanth Peak and between Nar-Narayana Hills.
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Places to visit nearby Badrinath Temple
There are so many places to visit nearby Badrinath Temple, a few of them I am going to discuss about here:
Tapt Kund: This kund is situated on the bank of Alaknanda River.
Brahma Kapal: It is a flat platform, which was being used for religious activities
Snacks Pair: The pair of snacks which has been mentioned in our mythological stories
Sheshnetra: It is a piece of rock witthe h print of Sheshnaag.
Charanpaduka: This paduka is said to be of Shree Badrinath Lord. It has also been said that Lord Vishnu has descended as a kid.
Neelkanth mount: The beautiful and charismatic mount Neelkanth can be seen from here which is covered with all snow.
Mata Murti Temple: Mata Murti is being worshiped athe s mother of Lord Vishnu.
Maana Village: This village which is known to be the last village of India.
Vedvyaas Cave and Ganesh Cave: Our Pious Vedas and Upanishads have been written here.
Bhim Bridge: When Bhim was passing through River Saraswati then he placed this heavy rock to cross the river.
Vasudhara: This place is 8 kilometres away from Mana Village and it’s also been said that a single drop of this waterfall can release you from all of your sins.
Lakshmi Forest: This forest is famous with the name of Godess Lakshmi.
Satopanth: It has been said that from this place Yudhisthira took their way to Heaven along with his body.
Alkapuri: Alkapuri is the place from where the Alaknanda River originates. It is also known as the residence of Deity Kuber.
Saraswati River: In our whole country Saraswati river can be seen here in Mana village only.
Badrinath Dham is a place where you can feel spirituality and peace of mind. I have tried to explain the nearby places of Badrinath, and if you go there then you must not forget to visit all these places too.
Badrinath Dham Yatra can give you the opportunity to get Darshan of Shree Badri Vishal and to visit all these places too.