India is the land of unity in diversity, where the people of different religions, castes live together to make a colorful culture and community as well. The several temples symbolize the glorious past of our country. Northern part of India is blessed with a number of temples having their significance importance. These temples of North India are the center of pure belief and devotion.
Famous Temples of North India:
Some of the famous North Indian temples are:
It is the most sacred and renowned temples of Sikhs, situated in Amritsar city of Punjab state. It is also known as Darbar Sahib or Harmandir Sahib. The main temple (upper floors of Gurudwara) is covered with gold, hence it is known as Golden temple.
The holy cave temple of Vaishno Devi is one of the most visited temples of India, situated in the Trikuta hills of Jammu and Kashmir state. In the cave there are three Pindis of Maa Mahakali, Maa Maha Lakshmi and Maa Saraswati. Around 8 millions pilgrims visit this temple every year.
Khajuraho temple is situated in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh, renowned all over the world for its wonderful architecture and exquisite erotic sculptures. Listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site Khajuraho temple is counted amongst the seven wonders of India.
Lotus temple, also known as Bahai Temple is located in the capital city of India - “New Delhi”. The temple is renowned for its amazing architecture and shape, which looks like a lotus flower. The temple has won many architectural awards.
So plan North India temples tour and visit these amazing temples to purify your body and soul.