Gopeshwar reverberates Holy Aura that appeals to many Devotees
Gopeshwar is a holy site in the Uttarkhand range, located in the Chamoli district and lies at an elevation of 1300 meters above sea level. Famous for stunning natural beauty and magnificence of Hindu temples, Gopeshwar is a popular site for devotees.
Apart from enjoying an auspicious and holiness aura around you, Gopeshwar brings you a wonderful weather that make you fall in love with the place instantly. According to folklores, the name Gopeshwar has connection to Lord Krishna and serves as the seat of a famous Lord Shiva temple. Devotees come here to seek blessings of the Lord and undoubtedly, the place transforms into its true essence during the time of Shiv Ratri.
Look around, you will be enthralled by the religious places that encircle Gopinath, the names of which include Anasuya, Tunganath, Rudranath, Badrinath and Anasuya Devi. True indeed, pilgrims who come on their Char Dham Yatra, Gangotri - Yamunotri - Kedarnath - Badrinath emerge from all their sins and feel that they have attained blessings of God.
It is the one of the reasons why Gopeshwar is so famous and is considered by devotees on their Char Dham Yatra. They want to stop by here to learn more about the Hindu mythological individuals and also about their Gods and Goddesses, and without doubt, Gopeshwar has a lot to talk about it.
Other places to visit here
Gopeshwar is the largest town in Chamoli district that hosts a number of temples, kunds, parks, schools that attract a number of visitors. There is also a sports stadium situated here. There are a number of educational and engineering colleges situated here. The other places of interests around Gopeshwar include Anusuya Devi, Tunganath, Badrinath and Rudranath. Kedarnath, the holy town is located in close proximity.
How to reach?
You can go to Gopeshwar through the nearest railway station, Rishikesh. Also, the Jolly Grant airport is located nearby. Besides, the holy place is located near to Almora, Dehradun and Rishikesh that are well connected by road.