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Best Tourist Places in Srinagar
Best Tourist Places in Srinagar

Srinagar

Srinagar is a very beautiful and religious city among the major tourist places in Pauri district. Srinagar is situated on Badrinath and Kedarnath road.
Srinagar is situated on the left bank of Alaknanda and at a distance of 30 km from Pauri, the present Srinagar was established in the year 1358 by the Garhwal king Mahipati Shah.
After that the capital of Garhwal state was established at Srinagar in 1515 by Ajay Pal.
From 1804 to 1815, Srinagar was occupied by the Gorkhas, after that from 1815 till independence, the British occupied it.
After independence, Srinagar was made a part of Pauri district, when in 1894 there was a flood due to the rupture of the Gauna lake, Srinagar suffered a lot.
Garhwal University was established in Srinagar in 1973 and a medical college was also built near it at Sri Kot.
Best Tourist Places in Srinagar
Best Tourist Places in Srinagar
Srinagar is the main route of roads coming from Kotdwar, Tehri, Rishikesh and Badrinath, here are the main pilgrimage places and tourist places.
Dhar Devi Temple
soma ka bhanda
Keshorai Math
Kamleshwar Temple
Shankar Math
There is a famous pilgrimage and tourist place here, devotees and tourists come from far and wide.

Dhari Devi Temple

Dhari Devi Temple
Dhari Devi Temple

Dhari Devi Temple is located at a short distance from Srinagar on Badrinath Marg. This temple is built in the middle of the dam over the Alaknanda river.

This temple is very ancient and is the Siddha Peeth of the mother. Dhari Devi Temple is the temple of Mother Kali.
In this temple, the upper part of the mother ie the head and the lower part i.e. the torso is famous as Maa Methada located in Kali Math.

Dhari Devi Temple
Dhari Devi Temple
Here people believe that as the days pass by, the idol’s face first looks like that of a girl, after that the same face changes as a woman and then as an old woman. turns into
In this way the idol of the mother keeps changing its form and form in the Dhar Devi temple, this temple is in a very beautiful and beautiful place.

 Som ka Bhanda

Som ka Bhanda is located in Dewal Garh near Srinagar, this monument used to be the capital of kings in ancient times, the walls of this monument are inscribed in Kut script, which still remains a challenge for historians.
Apart from the Som Ka Bhanda monument in Devalgarh, the caves that were built here in ancient times are also seen, which are also known as the caves of Nath Siddhas.
Inscriptions are also available in these, here we get to see the oldest inscriptions and the script written at that time.

Keshorai Math

Keshorai Math is located near Srinagar, this monastery is named after Keshav Rai of South India.
About 800 years before the present time, when Keshav Rai was traveling to Badrinath, he fell asleep at this place due to extreme fatigue, when he was sleeping, at that time Lord Badrinath came in his dreams and told him in a dream that you are from here. After this he told them not to go further, that where he slept, there is my idol in the ground at the same place.
When Lord Badrinath informed him about this, he took out that idol and established a temple here and now this temple is in ruins.
When there was a flood in Srinagar in 1894 AD, this temple was submerged and filled with sand and the base of one-fourth part of the temple was eroded and even after the top part of the temple was demolished, this temple remained standing which for years. suffered many disasters
During the Kedarnath disaster in 2013, some part of this temple was washed away in the river, at present you will get to see only some part.

Kamleshwar Temple

Kamleshwar Temple
Kamleshwar Temple

Kamleshwar Temple is located in Srinagar. It is believed that the devotees who come here with their children’s wishes get fulfilled.

The temple was revived by the Birla family in 1960 and walls were built around it. The building next to the temple is as old as the old temple, it has small rooms which are like mazes and can be moved from each room to another
It is said that when the Gorkhas attacked Srinagar, Pradyuman Shah resorted to hiding in a room at this place and kept hiding until he was taken out safely. Used for Ramlila
According to beliefs, here Lord Rama worshiped Lord Shiva with 1000 lotus flowers, while worshiping Lord Rama felt that one flower was less, then he offered his one eye to Lord Shiva in atonement, after that Lord Shiva Giving him darshan, this place is famous as son giver.
The second story comes that when the Asuras had ruled all around, at that time Lord Vishnu did penance to Lord Bholenath here to kill the Asuras and offered 1000 lotus flowers to Lord Shiva in penance.
But among them Lord Shiva hid a flower to test Vishnu, then Lord Vishnu surrendered one of his eyes to Lord Shiva instead of a lotus flower.
After that Lord Vishnu killed the Asuras with his Sudarshan Chakra, this temple is very ancient and very beautiful panoramic view, here devotees from all over the country and abroad bring their wishes, especially on Shivaratri, Lord Shiva is worshiped here.

Shankar Math

Shankar Math
Shankar Math
Shankar Math Temple is located at a distance of about 3 km from the city of Srinagar. It is believed that this temple was built by Adi Guru Shankaracharya.
But according to the historian of Garhwal, King Pradeepshah of Garhwal had built this temple in the memory of his successful matriarch Shankar Doval in Samvat 1763.
 In the sanctum sanctorum of this temple, the four-armed form of Lord Vishnu will be seen and Mata Lakshmi will be seen. This temple shows its oldest scenes and the writings written in this ancient temple give evidence of its ancientness.
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