Sacred Sites of India

1
Dwarka; Krishna temple of Dwarkadhish
2
Mt. Girnar; Jain temples and goddess temple of Amba Mata
3
Somnath; Shiva Jyotir linga temple
4
Shatrunajaya; Jain temples
5
Ujjain; Mahakaleswar Jyotir linga Shiva temple
6
Sanchi; Buddhist stupa
7
Omkareshwar; Jyotir linga Shiva temple
8
Nasik; Godavari river Kumbha Mela site
9
Ajanta caves; 29 Buddhist, Hindu, Jain sacred caves
10
Ellora; Buddhist, Hindu, Jain caves and Grineshwar Jyotir linga
11
Mt. Abu; Jain temples
12
Nathdwara; Sri Nathji Krishna temple
13
Pushkar; Brahma temple, Savitri temple on hill, and others
14
Ajmer; Shrine of Mu’in al-din Chishti
15
Ambaji shrine (between Abu road and Palanpur)
16
Amritsar; Hari Mandir
17
Govindval; Sikh temple
18
Anandpur Sahib Sikh temple
19
Vaishno Devi; cave of Kali, Lakshmi and Saraswati
20
Amarnath; Shiva cave
21
Leh; Buddhist monasteries
22
Jwalamukhi; Shakti Pitha shrine
23
Kurukshetra; Brahma Sarovara, Sannihit Sarovara, many temples
24
Haridwar; Hari-ki-Pairi Ghat, numerous temples
25
Rishikesh; Laksman Jhula, Neela Kantha Mahadeva temple
26
Devprayag; Raghunath Vishnu temple
27
Karnaprayag; juncture of Alakananda and Pindar Ganga
28
Joshimath; Vasudeva temple, Sankaracharya Math
29
Hemkund; Sikh and Laksman temples at Lake Hemkund
30
Badrinath; Badrinath temple and nearby five Badri temples
31
Kedarnath; Jyotir Linga Shiva temple
32
Gangotri; Goddess Ganga temple
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Yamnotri; source of holy Yamuna river, Shani Prayag temple
34
Almora; temples of Kasar Devi, Jageshwar, Baijnath, Dwarahat, Bageshwar
35
Mt. Nanda Devi; sacred mountain
36
Vrindavan; numerous beautiful Krishna temples
37
Allahabad; Sangam Bath river site
38
Varanasi / Banaras; numerous temples, ghats and pilgrimage circuits
39
Saranath; Buddhist holy place
40
Kushinagar; Holy site where Buddha passed away
41
Gaya; Vishnupada temple
42
Bodh Gaya; Site where Buddha attained enlightenment
43
Rajagriha / Rajgir; Vulture Peak Buddhist site
44
Baidyanath; Shiva Jyotir linga
45
Mt. Parsanath; Jain temple
46
Tarakeswar; Tarakanath temple
47
Navadip; Dhameswara Shri Chaitanya temple, Devananda Gaudiya Math
48
Tarapith; Shakti Pitha temple
49
Calcutta; Kalighat temple and Dakshineshwar
50
Gauhati; Kamakhya Shakti temple
51
Puri; Jaganath temple
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Srisailam; Jyotir linga and Shakti Pitha temples
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Tirupati; Govindaraja and Padmavathi temples
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Tiruttani; Subrahmanya hill top temple
55
Kanchipuram; numerous pilgrimage temples
56
Tiruvanamalai; Mt. Arunachala and Tiruvanamalai temple
57
Chidambaram; Sabhanayaka Nataraja Shiva temple
58
Swamimalai temple (near Kumbakonam)
59
Srirangam; Sri Ranganathaswami Vishnu temple
60
Palani / Palna; temple of Lord Muruga
61
Madurai area; temples of Minakshi, Tirupparangunram and Paramthirsolai
62
Rameshvaram; Sri Ramananthaswami temple, Gandhamadhana Parvatham Hanuman temple
63
Tiruchendur; Subrahmanya temple of Lord Muruga
64
Kanya Kumari; Kumari Amman goddess temple
65
Trivandrum; Sri Padmanabhaswami Vishnu temple
66
Sabarimala; shrine of Ayappa
67
Ettumanur; Shiva temple
68
Mysore; shrine of Baba Qalander Shah
69
Sravanabelagola; Gomateswara Jain shrine
70
Sringeri; Sharada Devi and Vidyasankara temples
71
Gokarna; Mahaballeswara Shiva temple and Ganapati Ganesh temple
72
Pandharpur; Vitthala Krishna temple
73
Bhimshankar; Shiva Jyotir linga
74
Guruvayur; Krishna temple
75
Deoghar; Vaidyanath Shiva Jyotir linga
76
Khajuraho; Jain and Hindu temples
77
New Delhi; Islamic shrines of Kwaja Nizamuddin Aulia, Khwaja Bakhtiyar Kaki, Kwaja Naseerudin Charagh-e Dilli
78
Sirhind; Islamic shrine of Sheikh Mujaddid Alfe Thani
79
Gulbarga; Islamic shrine of Khwaja Gesudaraz
80
Udipi; Krishna temple
81
Kukuteshvara; Shiva temple
82
Kolhapur; temple of Lakshmi/Amba Bai
83
Gangasagarar / Sagar Island; Kapil Muni temple
84
Amarkantak; hill top temples and source of Narmada river
85
Patan; Jain temples
86
Vadanagar; temple of Hatkeshvara Shiva
87
Chamba; Lakshmi Narayan temple
89
Nagor; Dargh Sharif temple

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