Amarnath Darshan

3,976 views

Published on

Published in: Sports, Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
3,976
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
965
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
18
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Amarnath Darshan

  1. 1. Introduction <ul><li>The holy yatra to the cave of Amarnath at 13000 ft above sea level in a natural cave in Kashmir- the place where the Lord revealed the secret of immortality to Maa Parvathi </li></ul><ul><li>A Linga is formed out of ice naturally on an Ice peetha ( base ) in the month of Sraavan </li></ul><ul><li>The total trek is 30-35km with a maximum altitude of 14,500ft at a place called Magunas Pass </li></ul>
  2. 2. Route Map
  3. 3. The first sight of the valley
  4. 4. Pissu Top <ul><li>Check out the gradient….almost 90 degrees..a formidable climb </li></ul><ul><li>Gradient -- 9000ft to 11,100ft in 3km </li></ul><ul><li>my speed was measurable ------ 1 foot per second </li></ul>
  5. 5. Chandanwadi as seen from Pissu
  6. 6. Lake Shesh Nag 2km by 0.5km
  7. 7. Another view of the lake with ice clad mountains
  8. 8. Origin of Shesh Nag
  9. 9. Last View of Shesh Nag
  10. 10. PanchTarini
  11. 11. … the five streams
  12. 12. Behind Panchatarini
  13. 13. Cave from a distance
  14. 14. Cave again..
  15. 15. The Holy cave Dimension : 120 ft x 80ft x 80ft
  16. 16. Inside the cave
  17. 17. The Ice Peetha
  18. 18. A close up of the peetha
  19. 19. Darshan as on 06.06.2003
  20. 20. Pegions Though no vegetation and though the climate is so hostile with ice water dripping from all the crevices of the cave, these couple stay here always !! Believed to be sages who overheard the conversation of the divine couple

×