A visit to Haridwar Kumbh Mela 2021 is a golden opportunity to visit so many temples. Vaishno Devi Temple is one such temple, which tourists should visit due to its unique features. It is one of the main tourist attractions and among the best places to visit in Haridwar.
The temple was built centuries back and is in the memory of Trikuta, an ardent worshipper of Lord Rama. It is said that her Ram was so pleased by her intense penance that he agreed to wed her in his earthly incarnation. Built to resemble the famous Vaishno Devi Temple in Jammu, this temple is devoted to the three goddesses – Lakshmi, Kali, and Saraswati. The 12 Jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva are also inside the temple. To go inside this temple, there are steps and tunnels. You will have to pass through artificial caves to go to the different sections of this temple. These caves and tunnels will lead you to the main shrine of Goddess Vaishno Devi.
The replicas of these shrines are made with such intricate details that it is a joy to watch these. Tourists will love to crawl and marvel at the construction of the tunnels and caves. It certainly increases the attraction to visit this temple in Haridwar. Vaishno Devi Temple is in Jwalapur and is 6.4 km from Hardwar. A cab is the easiest way to reach this temple and takes 20 minutes.