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Haridwar Attractions

In the Indian state of Uttarakhand district is the city and municipal corporation of Haridwar. It is the largest city in the district and the second-largest city in the state with a population of 228,832 in 2011. The city is located at the base of the Shivalik mountain ranges, on the right bank of the Ganges river. Hindus consider it to be a sacred location that hosts significant religious gatherings and acts as a gateway to other well-known places of worship. The most important occasion is the Kumbha Mela, which is observed here every 12 years. Millions of pilgrims, worshippers, and visitors assemble in Haridwar during the Haridwar Kumbh Mela to take part in ritualistic bathing on the banks of the Ganges in order to atone for their sins and achieve moksha.

Haridwar Attractions – Best Place to See


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Chandi Devi Temple

This temple, one of Haridwar’s most respected and ancient, receives a lot of visitors each year.Perched on the Neel Parvat of the Shivalik Hills, the Chandi Devi Temple in Haridwar is a lovely shrine to the Chanda Devi Goddess. One of the five pilgrimages in Haridwar is the Chandi Devi Mandir, also known as Neel Parvat Teerth and Siddha Peetha, a place of worship where devotees go to have their desires fulfilled. The Chandi Devi temple is a popular destination for trekkers due to its location. The view from the ropeway that takes you to the temple zenith’s peak is breathtaking.

Ganga Aarti in Hariwar

An act of worship known as Ganga Aarti is performed at the Har Ki Pauri ghat in Haridwar on the banks of the holy river Ganga. It is a ceremony of light and sound where the priests perform prayers with bowls of fire and the ringing of the temple bells, drawing tourists and worshippers from all over the world. Visitors float “diyas” (little candles) and flowers as mantras are chanted around them and lights are reflected off the rushing river, which is supposed to have received blessings from the Goddess Ganga.

Mansa Devi Temple in Haridwar

The goddess Mansa Devi, who is regarded as a manifestation of Shakti and is thought to have emerged from Lord Shiva’s intellect, is the subject of the Mansa Devi Temple, a well-known temple in Haridwar, Uttarakhand. This temple, one of Haridwar’s five pilgrimage sites known as the “Panch Tirths,” attracts a sizable number of Hindu pilgrims each year. The temple, which is also referred to as Bilwa Tirth, is located atop Bilwa Parvat on the Sivalik Hills.

Har Ki Pauri in Haridwar

The most sacred Ghat in Haridwar, India, is known as Har Ki Pauri. It is a revered landmark that receives a great deal of pilgrimage from followers who come to worship and seek the blessings of Holy Ganga. The holy city of Haridwar, one of the seven holiest places in the nation, is home to Har Ki Pauri, which means “Steps to Lord Shiva” in English. According to Indian legend, this location is one of the four locations where the celestial bird Garuda unintentionally spilled the droplets of elixir (‘Amrit’), which is thought to wash away sins when one takes a plunge in the Ganges river. Numerous diyas floating along the river that were offered by worshippers have given the water a golden colour.


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