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About Vaishno Devi

Vaishno Devi Temple is the holy shrine of MaaVaishno Devi and is located between three peaked mountains called Trikuta. Large crowds of the devotees visit the temple throughout the year. The temple is located at the altitude of 5200 ft. The pilgrims travel a long trek of about 12 km from Katra to the holy cave. Vaishno Devi Temple doesn’t exhibit statues of the Mata Vaishno Devi. It has three natural rock formations known as Pindies. These Pindies offer Darshans to the visitors. You can go for the Darshans any time of the year. The folklore believes that the Maa Vaishno Devi sends a message to her devotees to be a part of holy journey. Then the worshippers have to visit her shrine despite all the priorities. The famous slogan “Maa Aap Bulandi” means Mother calls herself. You can be a part of the aartis and sacred hymns that are sung in the temple premises. There is a Darshani Darwaza near the Vaishno Devi Temple. It is believed that at this site, priest Shridhar met Maa Vaishno Devi in the incarnation of a girl child. You can have a panoramic view of the Trikuta Mountain from the Darshani Darwaza.

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  • Facilities Food Stalls, Washrooms
  • Recommended Hours Min. 1 hour
  • Best Visited With Group, Solo, Couple, Family
  • Not Allowed Pets, Footwear, Camera
  • Allowed Camera, Video

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