10 Most Famous Sacred Destinations of India

Sacred destinations can be simply defined as the meeting place of physical world with the spiritual one, which fills the heart with divine passion and holiness. These spiritual sites offer some of the most beautiful and interesting sites including religious architecture and sacred art, along with the Godly touch. India is an ideal place for pilgrimage with its unique and spiritually rich destinations, where people get the opportunity to wash away their sins and feel the divine power. Let us take a tour of some of the well-renowned sacred spots of our country-



Haridwar located in the foothills of Himalayas is an eternal spiritual destination which is also one among the seven holiest places in India. This holy place which is rich in religious and cultural heritage is said to have been blessed by three Hindu Gods, namely Lord Shiva, Vishnu and Brahma. Har Ki Pauri, Mansa Devi, Daksha Mahadev Temple, Sapt Rishi and Maya Devi are some of the prominent pilgrim attractions of this place. Kumbh Mela, a renowned festival of Haridwar, which is conducted once in 12 years, draws millions of people who come to bath in the Ganges to cleanse their sins.
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1: Where are the remaining 8?
Posted by: Dhanush - 25 Nov, 2014