Interesting facts about Ancient Lord Visnu temples; Joshimath to Badrinath
WRITTEN BY Aditi Shrivastava
Badrinath Temple in Uttarakhand
One of the most sacred temples of Chaar Dham, it is believed that Lord Vishnu meditated under the Badri and hence the place got it’s name.
Joshimath in Uttarakhand
The temple of Lord Vishnu Narsingh avatar is one of the most significant cantonments for the Indian Army and it also holds a strategic importance to the country's armed forces.
Jagannath temple in Odisha
One thing about Jagnnath Puri is not a single thing can fly over the temple, no flights, not even a bird. Every 14 to 18 years, the deities' old idols are replaced by new ones.
Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram
The temple is one of the richest in the world. In 2011 it was revealed that the treasure valued $1 trillion, the temple sees millions of visitors every year.
Koodal Azhagar Temple in Madurai
Given that this temple is positioned in each of the four yugas, the god is known as yugam kanda perumal.
Sri Ulagalanda Perumal Temple in Kanchipuram
Lord Vishnu followers regard this temple as one of their most sacred. and was first constructed by the Cholas in 1053.
Asvakranta temple, Assam
According to legend, Lord Krishna camped here with his army before defeating Narakasur, earning the temple the status of sacred by yogic tantra.
Joshimath: Significance of the pilgrimage sight