Tag: Badrinath

Char Dham Yatra – How we did it.

Visit to Haridwar, Yamunotri, Gangorti, Kedarnath, Badrinath and Rishikesh Total days: 15, Journey: From and back to Howrah The long wait was over when our train Upasana Express finally chugged out of Howrah station on the 25th of July 2008. We were a group of 13 people (including my 3 yr old daughter) destined for …

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Badrinath – Uttarkhand

Badrinath is located at an altitude of 10,350 ft. and the road passes through Nanda Devi Reserve Forest. The road leading to Badrinath is prone to landslides. The temple is nestled between Nar and Narayana mountains against the backdrop of Neelkanth Peak, on the banks of the river Alaknanda. The presiding deity in Badrinath is …

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