Amarnath Temple is a Hindu shrine located in Jammu and Kashmir, India. This is a temple in a cave in the South Kashmir Himalayas. Where Lord Shiva resides. People come here to worship Lord Shiva. And do your wish. The most ancient and sacred book of India, the ‘Rigveda’ exemplifies his presence in its hymns. Vedic myths, rituals and even historical science have confirmed their existence from the beginning of time. Lord Shiva is known to make his obeisance in the Himalayas. He neither built a house nor a shelter for himself or for his wife Goddess Parvati. He was an ascetic, and still married.
Where is the Amarnath Ji Temple Located? How to travel?
Shri Amarnathji’s Temple Tirtha Cave is situated at an altitude of about 3,888 meters. and is 48 km from Pahalgam and 145 km from Srinagar. Though it is believed, that the yatra should start from Srinagar to Shri Amarnathji via Pahalgam. It is common practice to cover the distance of Amarnath ji from Pahalgam. Pahalgam is 98 km from Srinagar. One can reach Chandanwari by any vehicle. Like by tempo traveller hire and cars or mini bus. After that, you will have to walk on foot, about 45 kilometers to the cave of Amarnath ji.