Haridwar-Kaleidoscope of Indian Culture
Haridwar the most prominent pilgrimage centre situated on the right bank of river Ganga at the foothills of the Shivalik ranges.
If you want to achieve spiritual satisfaction and also witness the Indian Culture, Haridwar which itself stands for Hari Ka Dwar or the Gateway to God is a must-visit place. The temples of Haridwar always have been a sign of peaceful enchantment.
“Let go or be dragged to the un-pathed water and undreamed shores” goes true with the second largest city of Uttarakhand which is Haridwar.
Spaces to Must Visit in Haridwar –
1) The Panch Tirth (five pilgrimages) respectively are:-
Gangadwar (Har-ki-Pauri) - The temple of Ganga where evening aarti of Ganga is the centre of attraction. Nearby spots are Brahma Kund, Haricharan Temple, Aasthi visarjan ghat and Birla temple are also the place that’s going to amaze you.
Kushwart Ghat Kankhal –This place is also famous with the name of Daksheswara Mahadev Temple.
Bilwa Parvat – On the top of Bilwa parwat there is a temple of Mansa Devi and,
Neel Parwat –Located on the eastern bank of river Ganga, on the top of it there is a temple of Goddess Chandi. It is four kilometers away from Har- Ki- Pauri.
These two temples of goddess Mansa and Chandi are famous Siddh Peethes of goddess Parvati.
2) Cheela Dam –It is one most prominent picnic spot and a man-made lake.
3) Jwalapur – It is an old part of the city, important trading and shopping centre for the locals.
Famous Events –
The world-famous Kumbh Mela or Pitcher Fair is the world oldest living Hindu tradition. The festival is marked with ritual dips in the water.
Haridwar is one of the seven holiest places of Hindu, with sightseeing and vibrant view; you must venture a trip to the city.
When it gets to lodging you must have to wonder where you going to stay at an affordable price. But here is the reply to this mind striking question, yes you can find a hotel at an affordable cost with basic necessities.
Hotel Orchid Inn –
The best hotel at a reasonable cost! It is a two-star hotel near Laltaora.
1) Well – maintained air-conditioned bedrooms with attached bathrooms.
2) Free Wi-Fi and Internet
3) Each room has a satellite TV, a telephone and a hair hairdryer.
· Room service
· Doctor-on-call Service
· Laundry service
It also has –
· Coffee shop
· Swimming pool
Transport Available Nearby –
The GMOU bus stand is two kilometers from the hotel whereas Jolly Grant airport is four kilometers from the inn.
Check-in and Check-out –
It follows the standard check-in hours at 12:00 AM and also the check-out time slot is 12:00 AM.
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