Badrinath temple – One of the important hindu shrine: Badrinath Temple is a Hindu temple in Uttarakhand. This temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu Ji.

Badrinath temple – One of the important hindu shrine

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Badrinath temple – One of the important hindu shrine

How to reach Badrinath Temple :

There are 3 ways to reach this temple:

By Air: Badrinath town doesn’t have an airport but still you can reach through air the nearest airport is at Dehradun which is named as Jolly Grant Airport which is 146 km away from Badrinath.

Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine

By Railways: This town doesn’t have a Railway facility but still you can reach here by train the nearest Railway station is Rishikesh Railway station where you can get train on daily basis and the distance of Rishikesh from Badrinath is 138 km.

Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine

By Road: To reach here by road this town is well connected through regular buses from other major cities.

Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine

Badrinath temple – One of the important hindu shrine

Some key points that you must know while visiting Badrinath temple:

Badrinath temple is very popular Hindu temple in Badrinath town in Uttarakhand, India. This temple is one of the important Chota Char Dham pilgrimage sites. This temple is open only for six months from April to November. This temple is located in Garhwal Hills in Chamoli District along the banks of Alaknanda River. In this temple you will see image of the God worshiped in the temple is 1 meter tall and black stone statue of Vishnu Ji in the form of  Badrinarayan. In opposite to this temple you will see the Nar Parbat mountain and the Narayana Parbat is loacted behind the Neelakanta peak.

Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine  Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine

Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine  Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine

Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine  Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine

 

Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine  Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine

 

This temple has 3 structures Garbhagriha this temple has the  structure of conical-shaped roof which is approximately 15 meter tall with small dome on the top covering with gold gilt roof. Here you will see a Broad staircase that leads you to the main entrance of the temple. Inside the temple there is a Mandap a large pillared hall that leads  to the main shrine and here in the main shrine you will see  Shaligram  which is located  in a gold canopy under a Badri tree.

 

Badrinath temple – One of the important hindu shrine

This temple also houses the images of god of wealth like Kubera,  Narada, Uddhava, Nar and Naraya and along with theses this temple also houses 15 more images that are worshiped like Lakshmi the wife of Lord Vishnu, Garuda the vehicle of Narayana , Navadurga and the appearance of Durga in nine differet forms, this temple also has shrines of Lakshmi Narasimhar and for saints Adi Shankara , Vedanta Desika and Ramanujacharya. All these idols of the temple are made of black stone.

Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine

 

Here you will also see Tapt Kund which is a group of hot sulphur springs just below the temple are considered to be helpful for medicinal use. Many pilgrims take bath in the springs before visiting the temple. The temperature around these spring is 55 degrees C all year but the temperature outside is typically below 17 °C all year.

Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine  Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine

Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine

Here you will also see two water ponds namely Narad Kund and Surya Kund.

Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine

Badrinath temple – One of the important hindu shrine

Badrinath temple is one of the important 5  shrines  related to worshipe of Lord Vishnu known as Panch Badri. These 5 related shrines are Vishal Badri – Badrinath Temple in Badrinath, Yogadhyan Badri which is located at Pandukeshwar, Bhavishya Badri which is located at a distance of 17 km from Jyotirmath at Subain, Vridh Badri which is located at a distance of 7 km from Jyotirmath in Animath and Adi Badri which is located at a distance of  17 km from Karnaprayag. This temple  is also  considered one of the holiest Hindu Char Dham (four divine) sites,  which comprises of  Rameswaram, Badrinath, Puri and Dwarka.

Badrinath temple – One of the important hindu shrine

Accommodation Facilities in Badrinath:

Top best hotels in Badrinath that provides good and quality service:

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Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine

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Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine

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Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine

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Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine

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Badrinath temple - One of the important hindu shrine

Badrinath temple – One of the important hindu shrine

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