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Kedarnath Yatra - Complete travel guide

Introduction Kedarnath Yatra is among the most sacred sites of Lord Shiva and the most solemn of religious observances. It is situated within the Rudraprayag district in Uttarakhand's Garhwal region and thousands of pilgrims come each year to seek Lord Shiva's mercy. It is among the Uttarakhand's Char Dhams which is thought to be as the most important Panch Kedar. The sacred shrine of Kedarnath is located at an elevation of 3586 m set against the stunning background of magnificent mountains that lie near the gorgeous Mandakini River. Mandakini which is the one among Lord Shiva's 12 Jyotirlingas. The name itself has a profound meaning: "Kedar" means "powerful," and is a different term for Lord Shiva who is the protector and destroyer. Kedarnath is among the most sacred sites of Lord Shiva and the most solemn pilgrimages. It is situated inside the Rudraprayag district in Uttarakhand's Garhwal region Many pilgrims travel to the area every year to p