Popular 10 Religious Place In India.
Thousands of people come to India from all over the world seeking spiritual enlightenment. Incidentally, most of these Religious Sites are tucked away in places blessed with unparalleled natural beauty. We pick the top 10 Religious Place to take in India.
Sai Baba Temple is dedicated to Saint Sai baba , which is situated in Shirdi , 296 Km from Mumbai and this is one of the few temples in India which is worshipped by both Hindus and Muslims
The Golden Temple was originally known as the Harmandir Sahib or the Darbar Sahib, is a world famous Sikh Gurudwara situated in the India’s Heritage city of Amritsar and regarded as the highest centre of Sikhism.
Vaishno Devi, Jammu & kashmir
Vaishno Devi is a famous spot in Jammu and Kashmir frequented by Hindu pilgrims. Vaishno Devi, also known as Mata Rani and Vaishnavi is believed to be a manifestation of Hindu Goddess Durga. Approximately, 8 million pilgrims visit this temple every year!
Velankanni, Tamil Nadu
Velankanni (Vailankanni) is home to the Roman Catholic Church, Our Lady of Vailankanni. The basilica is a site for pilgrims from all over India. Every Christmas, there’s an assembly of multi-lingual prayers held here.
Bodh Gaya, Bihar
Bodh Gaya is the place where Gautam Buddha is believed to have attained enlightenment, under the Bodhi Tree. For Buddhists, Bodh Gaya is the most important pilgrim centre related to Buddha’s life. Other centres include Kushinagar, Lumbini, and Sarnath.
Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh
Ujjain considered to be one of the holiest cities of India, is the home to Mahakaleshwar Temple and is also one of the four sites for the Kumbh Mela. It is one of the famous cities in India for its religious importance. There are a lot of temples here which have a great significance for the Hindus.
Nasik is a religious Hindu city, abode of Maharashtra’s most revered saint Shirdi Sai Baba and also makes for a perfect wine tour destination.
Mathura, Uttar Pradesh
“Mathura is the abode of Lord Krishna and it has a great religious sanctity among the Hindus. It also has one of the oldest historical records. Even Mathura is mentioned in the epic Ramayan. It is on record that Mathura was one of the capitals of Kushan King Kanishka.
Chennakeshava Temple, Belur
The old temples of Karnataka’s Hassan district are an architectural wonder.The divinity Chennakeshava is supposed to be another outward appearance of the Hindu god Lord Vishnu.