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Jammu - Pilgrimage Destinations

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Shri Mata Vaishno Deviji: The cave shrine of Mata Vaishnodeviji or Trikuta Bhagwati (alt: 5,200 ft.) has been a beacon of faith and fulfillment to millions of devotees from all over the world. The pilgrimage to the Shrine holds great significance for the pilgrims ... read more
Shiv Khori Cave: This holy cave is nearly a kilometre long and houses a 4 ft high, naturally formed ‘Shivling’. It is considered second only to the shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi in religious importance. There are stalactites and stalagmites dripping milky limestone water ... read more
Sudh Mahadev: This holy spot near Patnitop is situated at an altitude of 1225 m, about 120 kms from Jammu. Pilgrims visit the shrine on the full moon night of 'Sawan' (July-August) to worship the Trident (Trishul) and a mace
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Gauri Kund: Some distance short of Sudh Mahadev is the legendary spring where the Goddess Parvati used to bathe before commencing her daily prayers at Sudh Mahadev. This spring came to be named after her as 'Gauri Kund'
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Purmandal: About 40 kms from Jammu, just off the national highway leading towards Pathankot, is the Purmandal Temple Complex on the banks of the sacred and mostly underground Devak river ... read more
Burj & Sui Simbli Temples: About 20 kms from Jammu off the Jammu-Akhnoor highway is the small village of Burj. The non-descript village has in its midst a singularly distinct temple dating back to the time of Maharaja Ranjit Singh ... read more
Mantalai: Situated a few kilometers further away from Sudh Mahadev, Mantalai is surrounded by lush deodar forests at an altitude of 2000 m. The place is associated with the legend of the marriage of Lord Shiva with the Goddess Parvati ... read more
Krimchi Temples : The site of three of the oldest temples of Jammu, can be reached by taking a short detour of about 20 kms along a side road that branches off from the National Highway 1-A ... read more
Kailash Yatra: Abode of the mythological serpent God, Lord Vasukinag Ji, the sacred Kailash Kund, located at 16000ft above sea level in Doda District of Jammu and Kashmir, is an enchanted crater lake which remains frozen for a greater part of the year. ... read more
Budha Amarnath Yatra: The pilgrimage initially starts from Vaid Mandir Ambphalla, Jammu (J&K). The Budha Amarnathji Yatra traditionally follows the route from Jammu to Rajouri and then to Poonch; and place of venue at Mandi in Jammu & Kashmir ... read more

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