During the time when the Goddesses were wreaking havoc on the evil Asuras, the 3 main manifestations, Mahakali, Mahalakshmi and Mahasaraswati, pooled their collective strength and sent a divine child to be born in the house of one Ratnakar. She was to uphold righteousness and attain a level of consciousness by which she would merge with Vishnu.
Mussoorie, popularly known as the queen of hill stations, is located in the Garhwal hills near Dehradun. Blessed with immense natural beauty, Mussoorie derived its name from plants of 'Mussoorie', which were found in abundance here. Mussoorie is a best hang out for summer-stricken North Indians and young honeymooners. This picturesque hill station gradually developed as a center of education, Business, tourism and beauty. It also has advantage of proximity to the major Hindu pilgrimages like Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri, Yamunotri, Haridwar, Rishikesh are not far from this place.
Badrinath dhaam is considered as one of the most sacred centres of pilgrimage situated
in the lofty Himalayan heights in the Tehri-Garhwal hill tracks (Uttarakhand)
at the height of 10,248 feet above sea level. The route to Badrinath is one
of the most arduous one due to the lofty hilly terrain, curves and cliffs amidst
the most scenically beautiful place on the earth.
first stopover for the Char Dham Yatra is the westernmost shrine of Yamunotri
in the Garhwal Himalayas. Dedicated to Goddess yamuna, it is perched atop a
flank of the Bandar Poonchh peak (3.165 mts. Above sea level) and is situated
opposite to Gangotri. The shrine attracts devotees in large numbers from May