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
Location in Jammu and Kashmir
Geography
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
Country India
State Jammu and Kashmir
Locale Katra, Jammu and Kashmir, India
Elevation 1,569.00 m (5,148 ft)
Culture
Sanctum Vaishno Devi (Mahalakshmi)
Important festivals Navratri, Durga Puja
Architecture
Architectural styles Cave Temple
Number of temples 4
History and governance
Website https://www.maavaishnodevi.org/
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 Mother Goddess of MahaKali, MahaSaraswati and MahaLakshmi. 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 2 or 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 Jammu & 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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