Vaishno Devi

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Vaishno Devi
Vaishno Devi is located in Jammu and Kashmir
Vaishno Devi
Location in Jammu and Kashmir
Vaishno Devi is located in India
Vaishno Devi
Vaishno Devi (India)
Basic information
Location Katra, Jammu and Kashmir, India
Geographic coordinates 33°01′48″N 74°56′54″E / 33.0299°N 74.9482°E / 33.0299; 74.9482Coordinates: 33°01′48″N 74°56′54″E / 33.0299°N 74.9482°E / 33.0299; 74.9482
Deity Vaishno Devi (Mahalakshmi)
Festivals Navratri, Durga Puja
State Jammu and Kashmir
Country India
Website https://www.maavaishnodevi.org/
Specifications
Temple(s) 4
Elevation 1,569.00 m (5,148 ft)
The Vaishno Devi shrine attracts millions of Hindu devotees every year, located in Jammu region.

Vaishno Devi, also known as Mata Rani, Trikuta and Vaishnavi, is a manifestation of the Hindu Goddess Mata Adi Shakti also known as MahaKali/Parvati/Durga. The words ""maa" and "mata" are commonly used in India for "mother", and thus are often used in connection with Vaishno Devi. Vaishno Devi Mandir is a Hindu temple dedicated to the Hindu Goddess, located in Katra at the Trikuta Mountains within the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. The Temple or Bhawan is 13.5 km from Katra and various modes of transportation are available from katra to Bhawan, including Ponies, Electric vehicles and paalkhis operated by 4 persons. Helicopter services are also available up to Sanjichhat, which is 9.5 km from Katra.[1]

Vaishno Devi Mandir is a popular Hindu temple dedicated to the Hindu Goddess, located in the Trikuta Mountains in Katra, Jammu and Kashmir, India.

See also

References

  1. ^ Ayushi Kakkar (April 8, 2016). "Navratri special: How to reach Vaishno Devi to seek Mata Rani's blessings!". Zeenews. 
  • Vaishno Devi travel guide from Wikivoyage
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