Badrinath is located in the Chamoli district in Uttarakhand at the height of 3,133 meters

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It is one of the Chardham pilgrim site & also part of panch Badri pilgrimage

The town is named after the Badrinath Temple, which is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. It is one of the 108 Divya Desams, holy abodes of Lord Vishnu 

The Badrinath Temple is believed to have been established by the Adi Shankaracharya in the 8th century 

The temple is located on the banks of the Alaknanda River 

Tapt Kund is a natural hot water spring located near the Badrinath Temple 

The temple complex also houses shrines dedicated to other deities, including Lord Shiva, Goddess Lakshmi, and Garuda 

Ukhimath acts as a gateway to Badrinath for pilgrims traveling from various parts of India 

Ukhimath serves as the winter seat of Lord Badrinath 

The Badrinath Temple remains closed for six months during winter due to heavy snowfall, and it is opened for pilgrims from April to November