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Badrinath

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Situated on the right banks of the river Alakananda in the northern province of Uttar Pradesh, Badrinath is couched within the two mountain ranges of Nar and Narayan, with the Neelkanth peak on the background. This breathtaking sight is itself an enchantment for tourists and is called the "Garhwal Queen." Mainly, the city is famed for its Badrinath temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu.

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Badrinath Tourist Attractions
Badrinath Temple

On the right bank of alaknanda liesl the sacred spot perched at an altitude of 3,133 meters above the sea level. Encircled by a beautiful valley, the 15 mts. high temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Million of pilgrims visit the temple with their wishes.

Tapt Kund

Devotees take a holy dip in the natural thermal springs on the banks of the river Alaknanda , before entering the Badrinath Temple . The water of the Kund is believed to have medicinal properties. It is supposed to be the abode of Agni, the Hindu God of fire. Other famous natural spring sites are Narad Kund and Surya Kund.

Brahma Kapal and Sheshnetra

The pilgrims generally perform the rites of remembrance and reverence for the departed souls of their near ones in the Brahma Kapal, a flat platform on the banks of the river Alakananda. A rock boulder with the impression of Sheshnag, a mythological serpent, called Sheshnetra, is also a place to visit. The footprints of Lord Vishnu are present on a boulder called Charanpaduka, and are of religious significance.

Alakananda River

The origin of Alakananda River, Alka Puri, is of special interest to the daring tourists. Satopanth, a triangular lake, is located at a height of 4402 meters above the sea level and is one of the sources of the Alakananda River . It is named after the Hindu trinity-Lord Brahma, Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva. At the convergence of the rivers, there are pilgrim sites that are collectively called the Panch Prayag.

 
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