Spiritual Gems of Kurukshetra Private Day Trip From Delhi
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Discover the Spiritual Gems of Kurukshetra on a Private Day Trip from Delhi. Visit sacred temples, including the Jyotisar temple where Lord Krishna preached the Bhagwad-Gita, take a dip in the holy Brahma Sarovar, and explore sites of historical and mythological significance. Learn about Hindu mythology and Sufi heritage as you visit the Kartikeya Temple, Bhadrakali Temple, Bhishma Kund, and Sheikh Chilli's Tomb. This spiritually enriching journey offers a unique insight into the cultural and religious heritage of Kurukshetra, perfect for those seeking a meaningful travel experience.
6:00 AM - Pick up from your hotel in Delhi
10:00 AM - Arrival in Kurukshetra First, visit the Jyotisar temple where Lord Krishna preached the philosophy of 'Karma' to Arjuna as enshrined in the Bhagwad-Gita. Take a holy dip in the Brahma Sarovar, a sacred pond mentioned in the Mahabharata. Then, visit the Sannihit Sarovar, a large water body considered holy by Hindus. After that, explore the various temples and sites of historical and mythological value in Kurukshetra.
12:00 PM - Depart for Pehowa Visit the Kartikeya Temple located in Pehowa, dedicated to the son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. See the lamps that are believed to have been lit continuously since Lord Krishna made Yudhishthira light them for the 18 lakh warriors who died in the Battle of Mahabharata.
1:00 PM - Lunch break
2:00 PM - Bhadrakali Temple Visit the Bhadrakali Temple, also known as the Savitri Peeth, and learn about the legend of Goddess Sati and the Shakti peeths. See the horses of the chariots of Lord Krishna and the Pandavas that were offered here for their victory in the Battle of Mahabharata.
3:00 PM - Bhishma Kund Visit the Bhishma Kund, a water tank with a legend attached to it from the Mahabharata. See the temple next to it and learn about the connection with Pitamaha Bhishma.
4:00 PM - Sheikh Chilli's Tomb and Madrasa Visit the tomb and madrasa of the Sufi Saint Abdu'r-Rahim, also known as Sheikh Chilli, who was the spiritual teacher of the Mughal Prince Dara Shikoh. See the octagonal tomb and the cenotaph of the saint in the center.
5:00 PM - Depart for Delhi Drive back to Delhi while enjoying the scenic countryside views.
9:00 PM - Drop off at your hotel in Delhi.
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.