About Nepal Hindu Pilgrimage Tour
Regulus designed unique 11 days Nepal Hindu Pilgrimage tour is a pilgrimage journey to the major Hindu religious site of Nepal. This 11 days pilgrimage tour in Nepal will provide you a new perception of life & world. Nepal being a secular country has the highest percentage of Hindus of any country in the world. Hinduism is the main religion of the country. Nepali society has been known for its interfaith religious harmony and tolerance,
Nepal is not only known as a paradise for trekkers, it not only beautifies the mountains but also signifies the Hindu culture, monuments & temples which are more than 1000 years old but are still alive. With our Nepal Hindu pilgrimage tour package, you will get to learn a lot about the history & significance of the Hindu religion in Nepal.
The holy books of Hindus mark Nepal as a land of god & goddess. The country is blessed with numerous Hindu religious sites inclusive of countless temples, shrines millions of statues, and idols. There are many Hindu pilgrimage sites in Nepal full of devotees & researchers. Some of those religious sites are also listed by UNESCO as the World Heritage Sites. Some of the major Hindu pilgrimage sites in Nepal are Pashupatinath Temple, Muktinath Temple, Changunarayan Temple, Swaymbhunath temple, Patan Area, and Budhanilkantha Temple, Pathivara Devi temple, Halesi Mahadev Temple, Devghat, Janakpurdham, Doleshwar Mahadev and Manakamana Temple. Our 11 days Hindu pilgrimage tour in Nepal will take you to these religious places through a visit to the different cities of Nepal.
Pashupatinath temple in Kathmandu & Muktinath temple in Pokhara is the primary attraction of our Hindu pilgrimage tour in Nepal package. If you are wondering who built the Pashupatinath temple, then according to the history of Pashupatinath the temple was built by Prachanda Deva, a Licchavi king in Nepal. Pashupatinath Temple is the oldest Hindu temple in Kathmandu dedicated to Lord Shiva. Daily rituals of the Pashupatinath temple are carried out by two groups of priests: the Bhatta and the Rajbhandari. Bhatta performs the daily ritual and can touch the lingam, whereas Bhandaris are helpers and temple caretakers who are not qualified to perform puja rituals or to touch the deity.
Ram Janaki temple in Janakpur is the main highlight of Janakpur Dham in this Nepal Hindu pilgrimage tour. Located in the southeastern plains of Nepal, Janakpur holds a sacred position for Hindus. Renowned as the birthplace of goddess Sita, Janakpur was the capital city of the kingdom of Videha. King Janak, from whom the name of the city is derived, was the king of Videha and Sita was his daughter. The much-read and revered Hindu epic of Ramayana chronicles the life events of Janak and Sita. As such, Janakpur attracts a huge number of Hindu devotees every year. Our guided tour will take you to some of the most iconic landmarks of Janakpur. The highlight of the tour is certainly the imposing Janaki Mandir, the architecture of which is a combination of Rajput and Mughal styles. Janakpur is also one of the major cultural centers of the Mithila region. You will find numerous places in Janakpur that will bear testament to the rich culture of the Maithali people.
This Hindu pilgrimage tour package covers a visit to the maximum Hindu temples, shrines, and historical places of Nepal. The most highlighted Hindu pilgrimage sites of this trip are; Pashupatinath temple (Incarnation of Lord Shiva, the supreme god of Hindus) , Dakshinkali Temple (Durga Goddess), Budhanilkantha temple (incarnation of Lord Vishnu), Kalbhairav temple, Swayambhunath temple,& Hanuman Dhoka Durbar Square in Kathmandu valley, Muktinath temple (The God of Salvation),Tal Barahi temple, Bindabaseni temple, Gupteshwor Mahadev(Lord Shiva) temple in Pokhara. Manakamana Temple outside Kathmandu valley. Mayadevi temple in Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha. Devghat in Chitwan, Ram Mandir, Janaki Mandir,Ram Laxman Mandir, Dhanushadham, Shankatmochan Mandir in Janakpur Dham & Lord Shiva temple in Halesi.
Hindu pilgrimage tour in Nepal is specially designed for those who want to gain blessings from Hindu god & goddess by visiting the holy & religious places in Nepal. Regulus Treks & Expedition’s Hindu pilgrimage tour package is the perfect 11-day itinerary to explore the Hindu pilgrimage sites in Nepal. You can join this tour at any time around the year as the religious activities in Nepal are performed all around the year. This Hindu pilgrimage tour package starts from Kathmandu & ends also in Kathmandu. If the 11 days itinerary of the Nepal Hindu pilgrimage tour is becoming so long for you then you can even opt for 7 days Muktinath pilgrimage tour in Nepal which is another short Hindu pilgrimage tour package in Nepal.