Places to visit

Manu Rishi Temple - Old Manali Village: 

Manu – The creator of Human Race. Manu Rishi temple is 3 km from mall road Manali and it is the main attraction of foreigner tourists. During monsoon season plenty of foreigner tourist visit here. This is the only temple dedicated to sage Manu.  The temple is made up of stone and deodar woods. View of valley from the temple is really amazing. The high mountains and beautiful waterfall can be seen from the temple. The popular places around the temple are Old Manali Village, Club house and Manalsu River. 

"View of Manu Rishi Temple and Old Manali Village"

Hadimba Devi Temple : 

Hadimba Devi Temple  is 1.5km away from mall road Manali. Temple was built in 1553 by Raja Bahadur Singh. Hadimba was sister of demon Hadimb. During the exile of Pandavas Bhima married Hadimba. It is four tired pagoda style structure as known as Dhungri Temple. Temple contains food prints of Devi Hadimba. 

About 70 mts away from the temple there is a shrine of dedicated to Ghatotkachh, Goddess Hadimba and Bhima Son's. Ghatotkachh plays important role in victory of Pandava's in Indian epic Mahabharat.

"Hadimba Temple - Manali, Himachal Pradesh"

Vashisht Rishi Temple : 

Vashisht was named after Rishi Vashisht one of the seven sage of Hindu. On seeing his beings suffer on earth Lord Brahma creates Rishi Vashisht from his thought with and intention to provide everyone with a path through which sorrow can be entirely eliminated. Temple is 3 km from Manali and easily connected with road. Rishi or saints means a wise man, the man who knows the secret of the Vedas. Vashisht is manasputra of God Brahma. He had in his possession the divine cow Kamadhenu and Nandini her child, who could grant anything to their owners. Arundhuti is the name of the wife of Rishi Vashisht.
"Vashisht Rishi Temple, Manali - Himachal Pradesh"

Ram Mandir - Vashisht Village : 

Near Vashisht Temple , there is another temple of Lord Rama. This temple is made up of stone and wood.

"Rama Temple, Manali - Himachal Pradesh"

Shiv Temple Vashisht Village:

Another famous temple at Vashisht village is of Lord Shiva. All these temples are adjoining.
" Lord Shiva Temple, Manali - Himachal Pradesh"

Vashisth Holy Hot water springs: 

According to Indian mythology, Lakshman, Lord Rama brother visited and realised that the sage had to go for long  walk to take bath. He shot an arrow into the ground and hot water began to gush out. The hot water is useful for many skin diseases. People around the village and surrounding visit and take holy bath.

Mall road Manali : 


Durga Devi Temple - Mall Road Manali:


Van Vihar Manali: 


Syali Mahadev Temple Manali:


Jogni Waterfall: 


Solang Valley: 


Anjani Mahadev Temple: 


Dhundi: 


Beas kund: 


Hanumaan Tibba: 


Kothi : 


Marhi :  


Rohtang Pass:


Bhrigu Lake Manali :


Atal Bihari Vajpayee mountaineering institute Manali: 


Hamta Pass Manali : 


Jagatsukh Temple Manali : 


Naggar Castle: 


Tripura Sundari Temple : 


Roerich Art Gallery : 


Chanderkhani: 


Manala Village: 


Jana Waterfall: 


Kaise Monastery: 


Kullu Valley:


Kullu Dusshera: 


Bijli Mahadev Temple: 


Bhuntar : 


Kasol Valley:


Manikaran:


Kheer Ganga:


Tandi : 


Kunzum Pass: 



 Chandertal Lake: 


 Kaza: 


Ki Monastery: 


Dhankar Monastery :


Tabo: 


Kibber : 


2 comments:

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  2. Thanks Gaurav Ji, but all pictures are from internet and credit also goes to the one who captured such great pictures.

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