The ancient land of India is a center of religious pilgrimage. Steeped deep in Hinduism, India is an ultimate abode for spiritual quest. This sacred land is the birth place of prophets’, gurus, saints and sages. Spirituality is deep rooted in religions of India. The people have strong belief in karmic outcome of life past, present and future. There are many centers of religious pilgrimage in India for Hindus, Sikhs, Jains, and Buddhists.
The search for spiritual quest takes many to the holy land of India Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh. Also called Benares or Banaras or Kashi, this northern city is the center of religious and spiritual tours for Hindus. It is visited in large numbers by foreigners in search of spirituality and understanding the mystic and beliefs of India. Varanasi is situated on the banks of India’s holiest river the Ganges. For every Hindu it is a lifelong desire to make a pilgrimage to the holy Ganges and take a dip to cleanse oneself of sins of life. The Himalayas are abode of the Gods. Many devout spend time on meditation and quest for inner piece at Ashrams of the saints in pilgrimage centers. . In Hinduism religion and spiritual quest intermingle and there is no distinct entity.
Other center of religious tours in India are Chardham – Badrinath, Kedarnath, Yamnotri and Gangotri -
Hardiwar, Rishikesh and Mathura in North, Tirupathi in South and Dwarka in West in Gujarat. There are many paces all over the country with religious significance for various communities. Most of the religious centers in India have well established tourism infrastructure with availability of accommodation in hotels, lodges and inns. Most of the consumer goods and medicines are available in these centers. In far of distant center one need to assure accommodation in Ashrams or smaller lodges and pack all necessary things before traveling.
Spiritual Tours Madhya Pradesh
The main centers of pilgrimage in the Central Indian state are Omkareshwar, Ujjain, Maheshwar,
Amarkantak, Sanchi, Chitrakoot and Jabalpur on Narmada River.
There are many places of worships or temples revered by Hindus in MP. Khajuraho temples are in this state and very popular for religious tourism and sightseeing all over the World.
Spiritual Quest at Narmada
Jabalpur is named after Jabali Rishi who visited and stayed for many years on banks of Narmada for penance and spiritual quest. Jabalpur is an upcoming destination for religious yatras and spiritual tours in MP. Situated on River Narmada the holiest places are banks of the river at Gwarighat and Marble Rocks. The Chausath Yogini Temple is situated on the banks of Narbada very close to Beraghat.
Narmada is one of the holiest river in India. Gwarighat Bank at Narbada River is place where Hindu rites and rituals are performed by the pious.
The Ghat is steeped deep in spirituality, a sacred place where the Saints and Mystics gather. A large number of Hindu temples are built on the stepped embankment. On religious holidays the place is rife with holy chants, prayers and discourse by the sages. Come experience bold saffron, wide melange of colors and captivating scent of holy gathering besides the river. With open heart and mind explore your spiritual elements and discover inner peace and self.
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