Shri Badrinath Dham
considered the holiest of the four important Place. The city is at an altitude of 3133 m. above sea level, located on the left bank of river Alaknanda and exactly between Nara and Narayan mountains and the shadow of Nilkantha peak. The shrine is dedicated to Lord Vishnu the preserver and protector of the Hindu Divine Trinity.
Shri Kedarnath Dham:
Kedarnath shrine, one of the 12 jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva, Lord Shiva Kedar, one of protector and destroyer. According to legend, the Pandavas after having won the Kaurava Kurukshetra war, felt guilty of killing their own brothers and sought the blessings of Lord Shiva for redemption. He took refuge eluded them repeatedly and while fleeing Kedarnath in the form of a bull. On being followed he dived leaving his hump on the surface of the earth. The rest of Lord Shiva appeared at four other locations as its manifestations are worshiped there. Kalpeshwar Madmaheshwar arms and lock with the head (hair) Pat Rudranath Tungnath ,, appeared in the top face. Kedarnath and the four above mentioned shrines are treated as Panch Kedar.
Gangotri situated at an elevation of 3200 m above sea level amidst captivating surroundings along the right bank of Bhagirathi is 100 km from Uttarkashi. The temples opening is preceded by a special Puja of Ganga both inside the temple as well as on the river bank.
Is the Source of Yamunotri River and the seat of Godess Yamuna,it is the westernmost shrine in the Garhwal Himalayas,The main attraction at Yamunotri is the temple devoted to the Goddess Yamuna and the holy thermal springs at Janki Chatti. The temple of Yamuna, on the left bank of the Yamuna, was constructed by Maharaja Pratap Shah of Tehri Garhwal. The deity is made of black marble. The Yamuna, like the Ganges, has been elevated to the status of a divine mother for the Hindus and has been held responsible for nurturing and developing the Indian civilization.