Uttarakhand is called the land of gods. Every year thousands of tourists come to visit. The places of interest in Uttarakhand are Char Dham, which are called Gangotri, Yamunotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath. Apart from this, there are many such religious and scenic places in Uttarakhand, which are famous all over the world for their specialties. Tourists come to Uttarakhand in every season. A large number of devotees come to the land of the gods, especially on the Char Dham Yatra and the Kumbh Mela. It is said about this earth that the deity resides in every particle here. If you are also planning to visit Uttarakhand in the coming days, then definitely visit Uttarkashi, this city is known for its religious specialties. If you are not familiar with this city, then let’s know about it in detail-
Uttarkashi is also known as Kashi and Shivnagari. Uttarkashi is also known as the holy city. Apart from this, this city is famous all over the world for adventure. There are many philosophical temples, ashrams and villages in this city, which add to the beauty of Uttarkashi.
This temple is dedicated to Kuteti Devi. Kuteti Devi, the form of Maa Durga, is worshiped in this temple. This temple is situated on the summit of Hari Parvat. It is believed that the temple was built by the daughter and son-in-law of Maharaja Kota. The local people have immense faith in Kuteti Devi.
Maneri Dam is situated on the Bhagirathi River. There is also a power station here, which is Maneri Bhali Hydroelectric Project. This project was established in the year 1960. At the same time, the dam was completed in 1984. Locals come to Maneri Dam for picnics and boating.
Kashi Vishwanath Temple
There is Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple in Uttarkashi. The idol of Lord Shiva is installed in this temple, which is situated on the banks of Bhagirathi river. Devotees from all over the country and the world come to Baba’s court and pay their respects. Also you can see the mountains around the Bhagirathi river.