A Journey to Eternity: Char Dham Yatra in 2024 with these Insightful Facts

Char Dham Yatra has spiritual significance in Hinduism. As per Hindu beliefs, visiting these four shrines can lead to attainment of Moksha (liberation from the cycle of birth and death). It basically involves four sacred shrines:

1. Yamunotri: It is the source of Yamuna river and this temple is dedicated to Goddess Yamuna.

2. Gangotri: Origin of Ganges river and is dedicated to Goddess Ganga.

3. Kedarnath: A temple dedicated to Lord Shiva located in the backdrops of the mighty Himalayas. Kedarnath is amongst one of the twelve Jyotirlingas.

4. Badrinath: This temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and is situated in the town of Badrinath.