|Arrival at Haridwar|
|Holy mother Ganges|
|At Daksheshwar Mahadev Mandir.|
|Katha at Daksheshwar Mahadev Mandir|
|Devotees took bath at Daksh Prajapati ghat.|
|This is Rudraksha tree which gives original Rudraksha beads.|
|Before evening arti of mother Ganges|
|Evening arti of mother Ganges|
|Mother Alakananda on the way to Badrinath.|
|Going towards Sri Badrinath temple|
|Tapta Kunda at Badrinath. The most amazing thing is this whole area is covered by snow but from|
this Kunda hot water emanates always. It is said that Agnidev performed sever penances here to
gain the favor of Lord Badrinath.
|This is Garuda Shila. Garuda performed austerity here. The sandalwood paste|
is prepared here for Lord Badrinath.
|This is Adi Kedareshwar temple of Lord Shiva. One has to take darshan of Lord Shiva|
here before taking the darshan of Lord Badrinath.
|Devotees performed Sankirtan inside temple premises|
|Scenic beauty around Badrinath temple.|
|Marching towards Ganesha and Vyasa gufa (cave)|
|Last Village of India before China border|
|Going through Mana Village. This village is known in the vedas as Manibadrapuram.|
Its is said that this place was resided earlier by Gandharavas.
|Ganesha gufa (cave) where Lord Ganesha wrote down 18 Puranas, Srimad Bhagavatam and the|
epic Mahabharata on the request of Srila Vyasadeva.
|This is the reference of the talk between Vyasadeva and Lord Ganesha, Mahabharata Adi Parva 1.74|
|Katha at Ganesha gufa (cave)|
|Vyasa gufa (cave), from where Vyasadeva dictated all the Puranas to Lord Ganesha.|
|Prasadam near Bhima shila.|
|This is last shop of India before China border.|
|This is Bhima Shila. When Pandavas along with Draupadi were going towards Satopanth after the|
departure of Lord Krishna from this planet, river Saraswati was flowing very heavily here so
Bhima put a huge rock to cross over.
|Resident of Sri Badrinath dham.|
|Glacier of Vasudhara.|
|Mother Vasudhara. Eight Vasus performed penances here to get the favor of Lord Badrinath.|
It is said in the puranas that the water droplets do not fall on the duplicitous person.
|Devotees performed Sankirtan there.|
|Dev Prayag. Here the confluence of Bhagirathi and Alaknanda takes place and hereafter|
together they known as Ganges
|Triveni Ghat. Confluence of three rivers Ganges, Yamuna and Sarawati.|