INDIAN TEMPLES

8 MUST-VISIT ICONIC TEMPLES

Published By Livemint | 01 Dec, 2022

India is well-known for its temples, which are beautiful, serene places of worship

Each temple has its own mythology and history

Anyone who appreciates architecture and history must visit these temples

Devoted to Vishnu, this temple is a part of the Char Dhams

Badrinath Temple

Devotees from all over world gather to witness celebrations during annual Ratha Yatra in Puri

Jagannath Temple

 According to mythology Lord Rama and his wife Devi Sita arrived here first after defeating Ravana

Rameshwaram Temple

 Devotees travel here to worship Maa Vaishno Devi and to view the temple's surrounding snow-capped slopes

Vaishno Devi Temple

Despite being a Sikh temple, this temple is revered by people of all faiths

Golden Temple

Located in Saurashtra, and is thought to be first of Lord Shiva's 12 Jyotirling shrines

Somnath Temple

Dedicated to Lord Shiva, is considered one of the holiest and most important places of worship in Hinduism 

Kashi Vishwanath Temple

 Located at height of 3583 meters, this temple attracts a large number of visitors during holy month of Shravana

Kedarnath Temple