India is definitely one of the oldest civilizations in the world and it boasts of its rich heritage, tradition, and belief system. The temples in India are a testimony to religious history that has thrived for thousands of years. Every year these temples are visited by lakhs of devotees to offer prayers. Here is a list of 7 iconic and ancient temples located across northern … Continue reading 7 well-known temples in North India
You find countless temples spread across in every direction in India. But when it comes to temples of southern India, you realize that these are more than just a place of worship. Two common aspects of South Indian temples are their artwork and their layout. The artwork of each temple showcases the cultural heritage and diversity of that era. Some of the temple complexes are … Continue reading 7 lesser-known temples in South India
Religious tourism has been trending and India, the center of spirituality, attracts a large number of tourists both domestic and international. Paying a visit to any monastery makes you acquainted with the Tibetan culture and the purpose of each monk’s journey. The emphasis on peace and the importance of Dharma Chakra are the fundamental principles that are believed to be the core of Buddhism. Here’s … Continue reading 7 monasteries of India you must visit
Masjid is an Arabic word for mosques that means ‘place of prostration’. The distinctiveness of each mosque can be seen in its architecture, layout, and artwork. These features of the mosques tell us the story of the regional tradition and the time period of its construction. The minarets and domes are the most visible aspect and most common feature of the design. Here is a … Continue reading 7 must-visit mosques of India
The establishment of churches in India had begun in the early 14th century. Now there are more than 5000 churches across the country. Although being sacred and holy landmarks, some of the churches are admired for their architectural design and their years of existence. Here’s a list of some churches that you can pay a visit in your next trip. 1. CHRIST CHURCH, KASAULI With … Continue reading 7 iconic churches to visit in India
Rivers have an association with some spiritual significance in many communities globally and inarguably act as a source of tradition and culture. Confluences of sacred rivers are called Sangam and places of confluences are highly revered. India, being a land of rivers, has numerous such places where you can witness the meeting of two rivers to form the third. Hence, these places are also known … Continue reading 7 confluences of India you cannot afford to miss
Delhi is cosmopolitan in the truest sense and its history has been full of religious diversity when it came to those who ruled Delhi. The following religious places in Delhi are a must-visit for all of you who want to connect with the supreme power or with themselves. Get Itineraries to Explore Delhi right here! 1. Jama Masjid The largest mosque in India is a … Continue reading 7 religious places in Delhi you shouldn’t miss.