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Kedarnath
Famous For One of the 12 Jyotirlings
Importance According to an epic the Pandavas wanted to pay homage to lord shiva after killing there brothers but lord was not interested to meet them as they were guilty of gotra hatya. Seeing pandavas coming he pretense himself as bull. When pandavas came to know and followed that place Shiva dived into the ground leaving behind his hump on the surface. The remaining parts of bull appeared at various places like forehead at Pashupatinath, arm at Tungnath, face at Rudranath, hair at Kalpeshwar, navel at Madmaheswar.
Dedicated To Lord Shiva
Other Deities
Festival
Address Kedarnath - Click for large image
City Guptakashi
State Uttaranchal
Location At the Bank of River Mandakini in the Rudra Himalaya Range.
Altitude 3584m
Construction Year 8 cen A.D
Costructed By Aadi Shankaracharya
Construction Type graceful architecture and exaggerated with figures of idol
Building Type Temple
Managed By Badrinath-Kedarnath Mandir Samiti
Official Website badrinath-kedarnath.org
Religion Hindu
Best Time may-october
Opening Schedule April - November
Visit Timings
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Entry Formalities
Accomodation ACCOMMODATION

Dharamshalas, Ashrams, Cottages and Tourist Rest House offer a comfortable stay.

Accesibility Air: Jolly grant (Dehradun)-239 km.
Rail: Railhead at Rishikesh, 221 km Railhead at Kotdwara, 250 km Gopeshwar
Bus: This service is available at Rishikesh, Haridwar and Kotdwara for Gaurikund. During Yatra season, some special Yatra services are also arranged to Gaurikund.
Near By Cities Guptkashi,Gaurikund
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