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Lord Dattatreya at Girnar

Lord Dattatreya at Girnar

  • May 29, 2020

Lord Dattatreya or Guru Dattatreya is considered as Adi Guru in Hinduism. He is the son of Atri rishi & mother Anusaya. His father Atri rishi was born of Lord Brahma. Lord Dattatreya performed penance at the top of the Girnar hill. Girnar is one of the most ancient datta kshetras in India. It is situated in Junagadh City of Saurashtra region [...]

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Why visit Girnar?

Why visit Girnar?

  • May 28, 2020

The reasons to visit Girnar are numerous. Of course, if you are religious, this is a must place to visit. Girnar has 866 Hindus and Jains temple. The temples like Ambaji, Guru Dattatreya, Gorakhnath are the most visited temples by pilgrims. If you are a climber, the Girnar will attract you most. The highest peak is 3666 feet. One needs t [...]

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All you need to know about The Girnar

All you need to know about The Girnar

  • May 26, 2020

The highest point in Gujarat, Mt. Girnar has for centuries been one of the most important pilgrimage sites in the state and indeed in all of Western India, with 866 Hindu and Jain temples spread over the 5 summits. The base of the mountain, known as Girnar Taleti, is just 4 km east of the center of Junagadh. A hike up the mountain is best starte [...]

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The religious importance of Girnar for Jains

The religious importance of Girnar for Jains

  • May 18, 2020

Girnar also is known as Girnar Hill or Girinagar or Revatak Pravata. The mountain is older than Himalayas and about 3672 feet high. One has to climb 10,000 steps from the foot of the hill to reach the top. Girnar is considered the spot of enlightenment and attainment of salvation during meditation for the last of the Jain Tirthankaras, ascetics [...]

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Girnar Parikrama - Junagadh

Girnar Parikrama - Junagadh

  • April 23, 2020

The Girnar Girnar, also known as Girinagar or Revatak Parvata, is a group of mountains in the Junagadh District of Gujarat, India. It is one of the highest peaks in Gujarat.  The Mount Girnar has 866 Hindus and Jain temples around its five peaks. The place is considered older than the Himalayas and one of the mo [...]

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Girnar- The Holy Shrine

Girnar- The Holy Shrine

  • April 16, 2020

Girnar Parvat is located at a distance of 6km from Junagadh, Gujarat has several hills and mountains. Mt. Girnar is a holy place and a significant pilgrimage site for both Hindus and Jains. There are numerous temples located here. Amidst the lush green Gir Forest, the mountain range serves as the hub of pilgrimage. Mount Girnar has around 866 te [...]

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Places to visit in Junagadh - The Girnar

Places to visit in Junagadh - The Girnar

  • March 25, 2020
  • the thumpingnomad

Gujarat is known for its business acumen and industrial houses. But in recent times campaigns like “Khushbu Gujarat ki” have put the state on the tourism map. Be it wildlife, religion, history or adventure, Gujarat has it all. And to be more specific, let me share a place that offers all four reasons to visit – The Mount Girnar [...]

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Best Travel itineraries for Rann of Kutch

Best Travel itineraries for Rann of Kutch

  • November 2, 2018
  • Abhay Gupta

Far away is a land; so vast, lonely, white, wild and pure, inhabited by great tribes and history which is more ancient than any of the earliest civilizations. Words disappear when we start describing Kutch.  A trip passing through the salt desert, remains of Indus valley civilization, fossil hunting, local kutchi handicrafts, mud- [...]

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Best time to visit Rann of Kutch

Best time to visit Rann of Kutch

  • November 1, 2018
  • Sarika Kumbhare

A transparent glass where you peep in and see yourself. What if this world goes mirrorless? Doesn’t it sound a bit fearful? I mean how wonderful it is to be evident to yourself. Now you would say what are you talking about. I am tal [...]

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Amazing Places to Visit in Bhuj (With Photos)- 2018

Amazing Places to Visit in Bhuj (With Photos)- 2018

  • November 1, 2018
  • Sarika Kumbhare

Are you a wanderer? Do you like to trace historical paths and look back in History? Well, its time for you to boast about places in India! While I was thinking about Ran of Kutch festival, I discovered many tourist places to visit in Bhuj [...]

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