Haridwar, is one of the holiest, sacred and most important pilgrimage city for Hindus. This beautiful city is located in the state of Uttaranchal, northern part of India and is enveloped by the majestic Himalayas. It develops its religious importance for its architecturally beautiful temples and Holy River Ganges.
This sanctified city is a major crowd puller, eminently known for its historical legacy of Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva. Haridwar derived its name from Hari means Lord Vishnu, Dwar means gate. The holy shrines located here provide the pilgrims with unimaginable serenity and blessings. The enriching experience residing amidst the spiritual aura rewards them with peace under their shelter.
At present, Haridwar encompasses many ashrams where yoga and meditation is taught. Beneficial to pilgrims it serves to freshen and relax their mind, body and soul. Patanjali Yogpeeth is one of the most famous institutes offering Ayurvedic cures and treatment for sick and unwell. It is believed that yoga and meditation helps one to heal in countless ways.
People from all walks of life with faith in God, bow in front of the powerful deities and asks for forgiveness for all sins. Folklore has it that a dip in the holy river of Ganges in Harki puri washes away all your sins and is a definite path to salvation.
Haridwar witnesses a huge turnout of people from all over the world during Maha Kumbh Melas. The bathing ghats are generally flocked with people during the mela. This maha mela is one of the many reasons for the elaborate growth of tourism in this city. The city is inflated with the emergence of many affordable and cheap hotels. There are also a number of 5-Star and 3-Star hotels in Haridwar.
This spiritually reviving destination as well calls for hotels and Dharamshalas comprising of pocket friendly accommodations and stress free stay. This holy destination has well mannered hospitality and offers the best to pilgrims. One can easily find a decent accommodation around Haridwar.
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