11 Jyotirlinga Yatra 2018

The importance of Jyotirlinga Yatra: The most idolized pilgrimage tour in India is a visit to the famous holy places of the Jyotirlingas. A Jyotirlinga or Jyotirling is a devotional object that represents the god Shiva. Here, jyoti means ‘radiance’ and lingam means ‘mark or sign’ of Shiva, or the symbol of the pineal gland; Jyotir Lingam in short means as the “The Radiant sign of The Almighty”. In total, there are twelve traditional Jyotirlinga shrines in India. But people can also visit the 11 Jyotirlinga as it is considered very holy and is known as the 11 Jyotirling Yatra 2018.

Srisailam, Andhra Pradesh South, India

Lord Shiva is being worshipped as Jyotirlingas in these places, which means the Lingam of Light. It is believed that the Jyotirlinga is the outmost source of energy and the pivot of all activities on the Earth. Devotees who visit the Jyotirlingas are believed to be entitled to salvation and enlightenment. The 11 Jyotirlinga Yatra Packages in India will take you to a tour all over India as the Jyotirlingas are spread across India from the southern part to northern part.

The 11 Jyotirling Yatra India comprises of:

  1. Rameswaram in Setubandh, Tamil Nadu
  2. Mallikarjun in ShriShailam, Andhra Pradesh
  3. Somnath in Saurashtra, Gujarat
  4. Omakareshwar in Amleshwar, Madhya Pradesh
  5. Mahakaleshwar in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh
  6. Nageshwar in Dwarka, Gujarat
  7. Baidyanath in Deoghar, Jharkhand
  8. Trimbakeshwar in Maharashtra
  9. Grishneshwar in Shivalaya, Maharashtra
  10. Bhimashankar in Dakniya, Maharashtra
  11. Vishwanath in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh

How to Plan a Jyotirlinga Yatra?

There are many 11 Jyotirlinga Yatra packages that help you to plan a Yatra. These package tours offer you all the facilities like they plan the travel and the stay. All the Jyotirlingas are situated in different states so it gets very difficult to plan a travel by your own. Moreover the travel companies offer many packages that include other sightseeing offers and provide travel and accommodation for any number of people.

You can book a package and be free from all tensions. All you need is to sit back and appreciate the diversity of many states and enjoy the Yatra.

When is the right time to visit?

You can book a package and be free from all tensions. All you need is to sit back and appreciate the diversity of many states and enjoy the Yatra.

When is the right time to visit?

11 Jyotirling Yatra can be undertaken all throughout the year as India has a tropical climate. These Jyotirlingas have been worshipped since immemorial time. It is also mentioned in the Dwadasa Jyotirlinga Stotra and also are enshrined in above mentioned temples.

The significance of visiting the 11 Jyotirlings

The Purina’s vociferously sings the praises of the greatness of the Jyotirlingas. By visiting the Jyotirlingas it is believed that one can eliminate all the sins. Jyotirlinga shrines are held in great respect in the Hinduism, it is said that after this Yatra the devotee will become chaste, pure and calm as he becomes enlightened and illuminated with the supreme and divine knowledge.

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