Char Dham, and the four Pilgrimage sites

"Four abodes" is the literal English translation of the word Char Dham, which basically is a religious circuit that comprises of four most revered pilgrimage sites in India. Now, as per Hinduism visiting all the four sacred spots enables an...
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8 Most Visited Pilgrimage Sites In India

India is renowned for being a land of spirituality and a variety of religions, and therefore it is also very popular for possessing a number of sites that are religiously significant. Now, there are thousands of pilgrimage sites available in the...
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10 Magnificent Monasteries in India

It was in a town in Bihar known as Bodh Gaya that Gautama Buddha is said to have attained "enlightenment". It was while sitting under the "Bodhi Tree" that he is said to have gained knowledge which led to the creation of a religion known as...
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Varanasi, Discover Why Is It a Must Visit Indian Pilgrimage Site?

"Religion and spirituality" serve as two sides of the same coin when one talks about the rich culture of India. It is therefore not surprising that there exists in the country a large number of pilgrimage sites worth a visit. Now, one such site...
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10 Amazing Jain Temples in India

Historically speaking, Jain religion is said to have first developed in India during the period of the Indus Valley Civilization. According to the 2011 census report, there were about 4,451,753 followers of this religion in the country. Now, there...
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7 Pilgrimage Sites in India worth visiting during summer

India is renowned for being a land surrounded by "spirituality and mysticism", and so it is not surprising that there exists a number of pilgrimage sites in country worth visiting. These spots include a mixture of Hindu temples, Jain temples,...
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Why Are Pilgrimage sites important in Indian culture?

India is a country known for being land of "spirituality". The major reason for this being the existence of varied religions being followed by the people of the country. It is due to the presence of several religions in the Indian Culture that a...
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10 Magnificent Muslim Shrines In India

As per the statistics found in the Census report compiled in 2011, about 14.2% of the population in India are followers of Islam. Now, these numbers provided by the central government clearly suggest that Muslims form a significant part of the...
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10 Worth Visiting Indian Churches

  According to the 2011 Census report, Christianity is the third major religion in India. The statistics suggesting that 2.4% of the population follow the religion. Now, with Christianity being such an integral part of the Indian culture, it...
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9 Must visit Pilgrimage Sites in India

    "Spirituality and mysticism" are concepts that blend beautifully in the culture of India. With a number of religions coexisting in the country, it is not surprising then that there are a large number of pilgrimage sites available....
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