Gangotri Temple, Gangotri

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  • The temple marks site where River Ganga descended to the earth from Heaven. Its quite peaceful place, the Great Gomukh Glacier once stood at this point which with rapid global warming is now pushed ar...  more »
  • The temple is located at the site where River Ganga descended to the earth from Heaven. Lord Shiva took Ganga in his hairs at this site. The temple is a small temple, very well maintained and dedicate...  more »
  • It is traditional Hindu pilgrimage . As I went there alone it wasn't very difficult to reach there. Roads are in very bad condition BRO is working on it . You can enjoy the beauty of nature all over t...  more »
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  • Beautiful temple of Maa Ganga. River Ganga originates from here. Technically the river originates from Gaumukh glacier which is a 2 day trek from here. The temple is accessible directly by road. No need of any trek. Part of Char Dham Yatra. Must visit.
  • Nice & beautiful temple.. Jai Ganga Maiya ki..
  • So hee we are, Maa Ganga shrine. Beautiful temple and magical early morning arti. Amazing place
  • Beutiful Place, Best Temple of Maa Ganga
  • Its a famous Hindu pilgrimage place. Maa Ganga originates from Goumukh a place near by this location. This temple is a place to offer prayers to all pure holy river Ganga. Tge water here is cristal clear. Yet you should be carefull because the current is pretty strong.

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