In the state of Himachal Pradesh, India there is one of the most famous tourist destinations known as Christ Church. This Chruch is located in the district Shimla. In the North India Christ Church is a second oldest chruch. The first oldest Chruch is St John Chruch which is located in Meerut. This place if preferred by the God lovers,Photographers. There is no entry fees. People can spend 1 hour in this place. The Church can be seen in some of popular movies like Black and 3 Idiots. Christ Church is situated on The Ridge. The church contains five stained glass windows which represents the Christian virtues of Faith, Hope, Charity, Patience, and Humility.
Kangra Fort is an ancient fort situated in Kangra district in the state of Himachal Pradesh. The fort is also known by Nagar Kot Fort. The entry to the fort is through the courtyard enclosed between the two small gates which was built during the sikh period. After the entrance there is long and a narrow passage leads to top of the fort through the Ahani and Amiri Darwaza. About 500 feet from the gate there is a sharp angle turn which passes through the Jehangiri Darwaza. The Darshani Darwaza which is inflanked with the statues of River Goddesses Ganga and Yamuna gave access to a courtyard, along the south side of which stood the shrines Lakshmi-Narayana Sitala and Ambika Devi.
Kangra Devi Temple is an ancient temple situated in Kangra district in the state of Himachal Pradesh. The temple is dedicated to goddess Brajeshwari Devi or Vajeshwari Devi. The temple is also known as Mata Brajeshwari Devi Temple. Various invandors from the north raided this temple. The temple was completely destroyed in the year 1905 due to earthquake and was rebuilt in 1920. Goddess Brajeshwari is present in the form of Pindi. The present structure has three tombs in it, which is unique in itself. At the doorway of the temple there are two janitors holding staff in their hands. The marvelously carved pillars depict images of gods and goddesses of the Hindu Pantheon.
In the state of Himachal Pradesh, India there are number of religious places to visit. The one of the religious place is Chamunda Devi Temple in the Kangra District. This place is one of the Shakti Peethas in India. Himachali, Hindi and English languages are used in this place. The altitude of this place is 733 mt. Chamunda is famous for Religious and Scenic. This place is blessed with abundant natural beauty. Chamunda Devi Temple is famous Holy place for Hindus. Chamunda Devi is a 700 year old temple. Chamunda Devi temple is located in middle of charming beauty of lush green mountains. This place is covered by the beauty, breathtaking locations, rich flora and fauna and beautiful hills. The temple is dedicated to Chamunda Devi, who is a form of Shakti. Chamunda Devi Mandir is believed to be the home of ‘Shiva and Shakti’. So it is also known as ‘Chamunda Nandikeshwar Dham’. During the time of Navratras, the temple is crowded by large number of people. The ideal duration of this place is 1-2 days.
Jwalamukhi Temple is the temple of goddess jwalamukhi, the deity of flaming mouth. Raja Bhumi Chand Katoch of Kangra, a great devotee of goddess Durga, traced the site and built the temple at location. The temple is situated at south of Kangra. There are six different flames in the temple which are dedicated to 6 different goddess.
In the State of Himachal Pradesh, India there are number of religious places to visit. The one of the famous religious place is Chintpurni in the district of Una. This place is one of the Shakti Peethas in India. This place is surrounded by the western Himalaya in the north and east in the smaller Shiwalik range bordering the state of Punjab. Chintpurni is also known as Mata Chhinnamastika Devi Temple. Chhinnamastika temple is one of the seventh supreme Shakti peethas. The altitude of this place is 950 mt. Himachali, Punjabi, Hindi and English languages are used in this place. There are many number of places to visit in and near the Chintpurni. The city has been acknowledged as a major passage town for visitors going to the renowned city of Dharamshala or places such as Kullu, Jwalamukhi, Manali and Mcleodganj. This place is famous religious place. The picture of Mata Chintpurni Devi is placed in the form of a Pindi. Many number of Devotees come in this place every year. There are number of festivals are celebrate in this place. The most celebrate festival are Lohri, Holi, Diwali and Navratri.
In the State of Rajasthan, India there is a beautiful city to visit called Jaisalmer. Jaisalmer is also known as “The Golden Fort”. It is also a nickname of Jaisalmer. Jaisalmer is also known as “The Sun City”. It is a world heritage site. The town stands on a ridge of yellowish sandstone. It is the largest district of Rajasthan. There are number of Forts in this place. This place is interesting place to visit in the Rajasthan. This place is famous for its Historical Monuments, beautiful forts, lakes, and gardens.
Pinjore Garden is located in Pinjore in the state of Haryana. It is also known as Yadavindra Garden. Pinjore Garden is built in typically Mughal style by Patiala Dynasty Rulers. The garden is adorned with the fountains and grand pvallion and has sloping ground. The garden is full of varied species of beautiful, aromatic flowering plants, big trees, mango orchards, litchi orchards and several shrubs. Spread over an area of 100 acres, Pinjore Garden serve as the venue of the annual Mango Festival. The gardens consist of
- Pinjore Gaden Site Museum : Haryana State and Directorate of Archaeology and Museums set up an open air museum in the garden.
- Pinjore Garden Heritage Train : A restored heritage train has been introduced to visit all the monuments and the gardens in the complex.
- Pinjore Zoo
- Japanese Garden
- Picnic Spot
Baba Balak Nath Temple is located in Deotsidh forest in the south of Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh. The temple is situated on Dholgiri hills and is 4 km away from the base Shahtalai city. Baba Balak Nath is also known as Paunahari or Dudhahari. Baba Balak is the son of Lord Shiva. The temple is very big and the women are not allowed to go near to the cave as there is a different way to seek the blessings from Baba Balak Nath ji. During Navratras, there is a continuous stream of visitors to receive blessings of the Baba.
Keoladeo National Park is situated in Bharatpur district in Rajasthan and is also known as Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. It is a famous avifauna Sanctuary that consist of thousands of birds specially in winter season. The park was declared as protected sanctuary in the year 1971. The aprk is man-made and man-managed land and is one of the national park in India. The park is home to 366 bird species, 379 floral species, 50 species of fish, 13 species of snakes, 5 species of lizards, 7 amphibian species, 7 turtle species, and a variety of other invertebrates. The park is the one of the richest birds areas in world.