The pilgrim places of Haryana are thronged by devotees all over the year, who visit the important religious places to seek divine blessings and eternal happiness.
The state of Haryana has a long historical and cultural tradition which is manifested in the numerous religious places which fills the tourist with an intense sense of satisfaction. Some of the notable “Pilgrim Destinations” of Haryana are:
Lord Krishna and Arjuna
Kurukshetra- The historical place of “Kurukshetra” is the cradle of Hindu civilisation. The fierce battle field of the holy land of “Kurukhshetra” is a witness to the discourse between the mighty and valiant ruler “Arjuna” and his divine charioteer “Lord Krishna”.
Jyotisar- The ancient place of “Jyotisar” is the nurturing ground of the values and principles that guide the oldest religion of the world, the “Hindu” religion. The significance of the place lies in the fact that the holy religious text of the “Hindus”, the “Bhagwad Gita” was complied in this sacred place
Thanesar- The sacred place of “Thanesar” has two important religious temples of the “Sthanesvar Mahadev Temple” and the “Ma Bhadra Kali Temple” that draws several devotees throughout the year
Pehowa- The holy land of “Pehowa” is an important religious place among the Hindus, who pray to the deceased member of their family and offer “Pind Daan” to release them from the cycle of birth and rebirth
Khatushyam The holy place from the time of Mahabharata.
Panchkula- The beautiful place of Panchkula offers the tourist with numerous places of religious and historical importance, including “Morni hills” and “Tikkar Taal”.
Dhosi Hill – A hill near Narnaul, having Vedic period Rishi, Chaywan’s Ashram. Famous for preparation of Chyawanprash, and other herbal preparations.