Spiritual Gems of Kurukshetra Private Day Trip From Delhi
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Discover the profound spirituality and history of Kurukshetra on this private day trip from Delhi. Explore the revered Jyotisar temple where Lord Krishna imparted the teachings of 'Karma' to Arjuna. Take a holy dip in Brahma Sarovar, visit the Bhadrakali Temple with its rich mythological significance, and delve into the legends surrounding Bhishma Kund. Conclude the day with a visit to Sheikh Chilli's Tomb, offering a glimpse into the Sufi heritage. Immerse yourself in the spiritual essence of Kurukshetra on this insightful journey.
6:00 AM - Pick up from your hotel in Delhi
Your day begins with a prompt 6:00 AM pick-up from your hotel in Delhi, setting the tone for an exciting journey ahead.
10:00 AM - Arrival in Kurukshetra
Upon reaching Kurukshetra, your first stop will be the Jyotisar temple, a place of immense historical and spiritual significance. Here, Lord Krishna delivered the profound teachings of 'Karma' to Arjuna, as recorded in the Bhagwad-Gita. Take a moment to absorb the wisdom that once echoed through these sacred grounds.
Afterward, experience the sanctity of Brahma Sarovar, a revered pond mentioned in the Mahabharata. You have the opportunity to take a holy dip and connect with the ancient past.
Next, visit the Sannihit Sarovar, another significant water body in Hindu mythology, and explore the numerous temples and sites that hold historical and mythological value in Kurukshetra.
12:00 PM - Lunch Break
Recharge with a delicious lunch to refuel for the afternoon's explorations.
2:00 PM - Bhadrakali Temple
Proceed to the Bhadrakali Temple, also known as the Savitri Peeth. Here, you'll learn about the fascinating legend of Goddess Sati and the Shakti peeths. The temple houses the horses of the chariots of Lord Krishna and the Pandavas, which were offered here in celebration of their victory in the Battle of Mahabharata.
3:00 PM - Bhishma Kund
Your journey continues as you visit Bhishma Kund, a water tank steeped in legend from the Mahabharata. Admire the temple adjacent to it and discover its connection with Pitamaha Bhishma, one of the central characters of the epic.
4:00 PM - Sheikh Chilli's Tomb and Madrasa
In the late afternoon, explore the tomb and madrasa of the Sufi Saint Abdu'r-Rahim, also known as Sheikh Chilli. He served as the spiritual guide to the Mughal Prince Dara Shikoh. Admire the architecture of the octagonal tomb and the cenotaph of the revered saint situated in the center.
5:00 PM - Depart for Delhi
As the day draws to a close, embark on the journey back to Delhi, relishing the scenic countryside views that you pass by.
9:00 PM - Drop off at your hotel in Delhi
Arrive back in Delhi around 9:00 PM, where your tour guide will ensure you are safely dropped off at your hotel, concluding a day filled with cultural, historical, and spiritual experiences.
Private AC car/van for pick up and drop off from/to your hotel.
English speaking local guide, if option selected.
Entrance fees to monuments, if option selected.
Lunch, if option selected.
Bottled water in the car.
Camera charges at monuments.
Gratuities and optional activities.
Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.