The Amarnath Yatra is a well known journey dedicated to ruler Shiva. This Yatra typically happens throughout the months of June and July and it agrees with the Hindu Festival of Shravan Mela. The Yatra takes one to a removed collapse the Himalayas at a stature of about 13,000 feet. It is accepted that this is the spot where Lord Shiva conferred the information about godlikeness to his associate Parvathi.
Amarnath Yatra draws in travelers from all over India and world and is popular for the Darshan of an Ice Lingam, an exceptional characteristic in this world. There are two different lingams which speak to Shri Ganesh and Parvathi in addition the fundamental lingam speaking to Lord Bholenath.
The Amarnath Yatra is organised by the J&k Govt and is overall organised. Enrollment of travelers is compulsory.
Motorised transport in manifestation of scaled down transports and jeeps are accessible for a separation of 10 km from Pahalgam to Chandanwadi. From chandanwadi onwards the whole separation is to be secured by walking or horse. From chandanwadi, at a separation of eight km is a spot called as seshnag. This is accepted to be the spot where ruler Shiva discharged the snake around his neck, before undertaking to the hollow. This spot is well known for a lake named seshnag. The coll green waters of the lake are a treat to the eyes of the weary traveller. One can additionally spot monster Himalayan trout in this lake. This lake is bolstered by a glacial mass called the seshnag ice sheet.
From seshnag, at a separation of 4 km is a characteristic called Mahagunas parbat. It is at 14,000 feet and it is the most elevated one can get throughout the Amarnath Yatra. From this crest one need to now get down to something like 10000 feet, a spot called panchtarani. The separation between Mahagunas parbat and Panchtarani is about 6 km.
From panchtarani one again rises up a separation of six km to achieve the hollow. Most explorers will blanket the whole separation of 42 km in two days with an overnight stop at seshnag.
The Amarnath Cave is uncommon for the vicinity of an ice Shiva Lingam which is accepted to speak to Shiva. It is additionally accepted that this lingam waxes and disappears with the periods of the moon.
Separated from the course specified above, the Amarnath Cave can additionally be gained entrance to by an alternate course. This course is shorter and henceforth pioneers can normally furnish a proportional payback day in the wake of having Darshan. This northern course starts from a spot called as Baltal and the separation to the hole of something like 16 km is normally secured in about 4 hours.
Baltal is at a separation of 91 km and there are incessant transports from Srinagar to Baltal. Baltal is likewise near the renowned visitor spot of Sonemarg, well known for pine woods and rapids.
A visit to the heavenly buckle of Amarnath is an unique experience and if one ever gets a chance to come here they ought not miss it. I am a specialist and I was blessed to be conveyed as the restorative officer of a guard legion guarding the Amarnath hole throughout the Amarnath Yatra 2006. Having stayed there for more than two months I can view myself as to be a power on Amarnath Yatra. Accordingly I have assembled an ebook with itemized data of the Amarnath Yatra including course maps, separation outlines, legends, specialities schedule, spots to stay and spots to consume.