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Pilgrimages of Uttarakhand

  1. Haridwar: Ancient Mayapuri which is a Mukti Puri and place of Kumbha Mela (located in the Haridwar district)
  2. Dev Prayag (690 m): One of the Pancha Prayag located at the confluence of rivers Alakananda and Bhagirathi which is also a Divya Desam [Thirukkandam Divya Desam] (located in the Tehri Garhwal district)
  3. Karna Prayag (788 m): One of the Pancha Prayag located at the confluence of rivers Alakananda and Pindari (located in the Chamoli district)
  4. Nanda Prayag (914 m): One of the Pancha Prayag located at the confluence of rivers Alakananda and Nandakini (located in the Chamoli district)
  5. Rudra Prayag (610 m): One of the Pancha Prayag located at the confluence of rivers Alakananda and Mandakini (located in the Rudra Prayag district)
  6. Vishnu Prayag (1372 m): One of the Pancha Prayag located at the confluence of rivers Alakananda and Dhauli Ganga (located in the Chamoli district)
  7. Joshimath: A Divya Desam [Thiruppirudhi Divya Desam] and has a Math of Sri Adi Shankaracharya (located in the Chamoli district)
  8. Badrinath: An ancient pilgrimage of Lord Vishnu which is a Swayam Vyakta Kshetra, Divya Desam [Thiruvadhari Ashramam Divya Desam], All India Char Dham and Uttarakhand Char Dham (located in the Chamoli district)
  9. Kedarnath (3581 m): An ancient pilgrimage of Lord Shiva which is a Jyotirlinga [Kedarnath Jyotirlinga (located in the Rudra Prayag district)
  10. Gangotri (3140 m): The source of river Ganga with a temple of Devi Ganga which is an Uttarakhand Char Dham (located in the Uttarkashi district)
  11. Yamunotri (3292 m): The source of river Yamuna with a temple of Devi Yamuna which is an Uttarakhand Char Dham (located in the Uttarkashi district)
  12. Jageshwar (1870 m): A famous pilgrimage of Lord Shiva which is identified with the Nageshwar Jyotirlinga (located in the Almora district)

Pilgrimages by States:

Pilgrimages North India: Jammu and Kashmir - Himachal Pradesh - Uttarakhand - Punjab - Haryana - Rajasthan - Uttar Pradesh

West India: Gujarat - Maharashtra

Central India: Madhya Pradesh

East India: Assam - Meghalaya - Tripura - Jharkhand - Odisha - West Bengal

South India: Karnataka - Andhra Pradesh - Telangana - Kerala - Tamil Nadu (Chennai)


Pilgrimages by Deities:

Pilgrimages Initial:
Ganesha - Hanuman

Tridevas:
1. Brahma
2. Vishnu - Narasimha - Rama - Krishna
3. Shiva

Tridevis:
1. Saraswati
2. Lakshmi
3. Durga - Shakambari

Others:
Murugan - Ganga


Bharatavarsha - The Land of Gods and Sages:

1. Stotras: Stotras

Initial:
Ganesha - Hanuman - Gurudeva - Gayatri

Tridevas:
1. Brahma
2. Vishnu - Narasimha - Rama - Krishna
3. Shiva

Tridevis:
1. Saraswati
2. Lakshmi - Tulasi - Bhoomi
3. Parvati: Durga - (Dasa Mahavidyas: Kali - Tara - Tripurasundari - Bhuvaneswari - Tripurabhairavi - Chinnamasta - Dhumavati - Bagalamukhi - Matangi - Kamalatmika) - Annapoorna - Kamakshi - Meenakshi - Shakambari

Others:
Murugan - Surya - Ganga - Yamuna - Narmada - Others

Final:
Vedas - Brahman


2. Pilgrimages: Pilgrimages

3. Festivals: Festivals

4. Scriptures: Scriptures

5. Saints: Ramakrishna - Vivekananda - Ramana - Saints

6. Sadhana: Sadhana

7. Sanskrit: Sanskrit

8. Nature: Nature

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