Amarnatrh temple in Jammu and Kashmir

Amarnath cave is a Hindu shrine located in Himalaya Mountain in Jammu And Kashmir State. Altitude of cave is 3888 meters and 141 km ahead to Srinagar that was capital to Jammu And Kashmir State and also summer capital of India during British Period. The shrine is considered as holiest shrine in India. The cave is surrounded Snowy Mountain. Thousands of visitors come here for different objectives as like religious, natural lovers, to look snowfall and many more destinations.

Amarnath Temple

Amarnath Cave Overview

Many legend stories is related to Amarnath caves but mostly Hindu religion people believe in one that Goddess Parvati asked secret of immortality to God Shiva. But God want to find an isolated spot so they decided, Himalayas region is the best place for immortal story. God Shiva wanted to tell story only Goddess Parvati, so both were in caves and all living organism out of cave but he however failed to notice two pigeon eggs that were under the deer skin. The two eggs listen the secret story of immortal and people says you can look pair of pigeons in cave till now and Amarnath cave is permanent home of pigeons. In the cave naturally formed ice Shivlinga and height of the Shivlinga maximum in May to August and after the month’s heights continue decrease. People believe that, this cave is around 5000 years old.

Best time for visit

May to October is best time for visit Amarnath cave if you will go any other months mostly mountains parts will be snow covered and temperature will be less than zero degree. But near by the Amarnath cave number of visiting spots available those can increase pleasure in your Amarnath Yatra.

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