Haridwar Sight Seeing

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Har ki Pauri Ganga Aarti (Evening)

Haridwar is famous for Har ki Pauri and its Ganga Aarti. Ganga aarti means worship of Ganga. Lots of people visit this place for Ganga aarti everyday at 06:00 pm-07:00 pm (Daily).The priest hold large fire bowls in their hands, the bells in the temples at the Ghat start ringing and the chants of mantras flowing out in the air.

Mansa Devi

Mansa Devi Temple is a Hindu Temple dedicated to goddess Mansa Devi in the holy city of Haridwar in the Uttarakhand state of India. The temple is located atop the Bilwa Parvat on the Sivalik Hills, the southernmost mountain chain of the Himalayas.

Chandi Devi Mandir

Chandi Devi Temple, located on the top of Neel Parvat, Chandi Devi Temple is one of the major tourist attractions in Haridwar. It is also major religious site of this town. This is around 3 km from Chandighat.

Bilkeshwar Mahadev

The temple is very close to Haridwar Railway Station and can be reached by foot. In HaridwarIt is a beautiful temple of lord Shiva in the heart of Haridwar. It is in the vicinity of Haridwar Railway station. 2.9 kms / 9 mins. From Har Ki Pauri, Haridwar. 30 mins.

Mayadevi

Maya Devi Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to goddess Maya in the holy city of Haridwar of Uttarakhand state in India. It is believed that the heart and navel of goddess Sati fell in the region where the temple stands today and thus it is sometimes referred to as a Shakti Peetha.

Daksh Mahadev Mandir

The most famous temple of the holy city, which is one of its identity markers, is the Daksheshwar Mahadev Temple Kankhal, about 6 kms from Har-Ki-Pauri, at the southern periphery of the city.Haridwar is one of the most ancient cities in the world. Its original name was Mayapuri and it is mentioned in all our ancient Vedas and Puranas. The small town of Kankhal is very close to Haridwar and it has a beautiful temple to Shiva which is known as the Daksha Prajapati Mandir or Daksh Mahadev Temple.

Sati Kund

The Sati Kund is located at Kankhal in Haridwar. It is the Yagna Kund or sacrificial fire in which Sati, the daughter of Daksh had immolated her due to her annoyance with her father's non-acceptance of her husband, Lord Shiva.

Shantikunj

Shantikunj is the headquarters of the spiritual and social organisation All World Gayatri Pariwar (AWGP). Established in 1971 at Haridwar, it has emerged over the years as a center of the global movement of Yug Nirman Yojana (Movement for the Reconstruction of the Era) for moral-spiritual regeneration in the light of hoary Indian heritage. Situated at the bank of holy Ganges and between the Shivalik ranges of the Himalayas, it is also a place of attraction for tourists and seekers of spiritual guidance.

Bharat Mata Mandir

Bharat Mata Mandir, which is also known as Mother India Temple, is one of the most visited temples located in Haridwar. The temple is dedicated to Bharat Mata by her devoted patriotic nationals. This religious shrine was founded by Swami Satyamitranand Giri. In 1983, this temple was inaugurated by Late Prime Minister, Smt. Indira Gandhi. As the conception of Bharat Mata predates the Partition of India, she is intended to represent "Aryavarta", the motherland of Hinduism in Hindu Nationalism, not merely restricted to the secular Republic of India, and Bharat Mata remains a symbol of the "vision of a unified motherland" in Hindu nationalist thought. Bharat Mata temples exist in the Mahatma Gandhi Kashi University, inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi in 1936 and another in Haridwar built in 1983 by Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP).

Pawan Dham

Pawan-Dham is the Social Welfare Organisation wing of a core group of activities, which also includes Sant Seva,Cow Seva,Free Fooding for sants and others, running since 1970. The founder was Swami Vedantanandji Maharaj to establish a platform, which would provide Social works for all local and coming guest,as well as the Sadu and Sants. it has sourced highly relevant and , as well created enormous quality opportunities for the individual aspirants.

Bhooma Niketan

Shree Bhooma Niketan is a temple cum Ashram and a charitable trust in Haridwar, Uttarakhand. This Ashram is also know as Bhooma niketan Teerth.

Vaishnodevi Mandir (Lal Mata)

Vaishno Devi Temple. Made as a replica of the Vaishno Devi temple nestled in the ethereal beauty of Jammu and Kashmir, this holy shrine is dedicated to Maa Vaishno Devi, a manifestation of Hindu Goddess Laxmi.