Amarnath Yatra - Jammu & Kashmir
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The Amarnath Yatra is organized every year by the government of the Jammu and Kashmir during the sharavan month (July and August as per English calendar). The exact dates however depend on the weather conditions and according to Purnima (Raksha Bandhan) in the month of Sharavan (Vikrama Samwat).

The most sacred and most ancient book of India, the Rig Veda evokes Amarnath cave’s presence in its hymns, Vedic Myths, rituals and even testifies to his existence from the dawn of time. Legend has it that Shiva recounted to Parvati the secret of creation in a cave in Amarnath. Unknown to them, a pair of doves eavesdropped on this conversation and having learnt the secret, are reborn again and again, and have made the cave their eternal abode.



This Amarnath yatra is to the Holy Cave for which one has to trek a height of about 14,500 ft is full of excitement and joy. The feeling of divine which is always beneath ones ' heart , burst out and one realises ‘Moksha’ as one attends the Cave and perform the prayer before the Shivlinga . Surrounded by beautiful valleys, mountains , one will always feel this as on the paradise of the earth, the memory of which hardly vanishes with time A journey which will rediscover the nature and its love which is always inside but one has never felt.


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