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Kurukshetra , Haryana

Kurukshetra is aplace that will be etched in the minds of every Hindu. This is the place where the epic battle of Mahabharata between the Kauravas and the Pandavas took place. This is the place where the Lord Krishna recited the Bhagavad Gita to Arjuna and this is where the heritage of our whole land comes from. A place that cannot be forgotten or hidden away, this ave birth to the sacred text of Hinduism andis a place that is highly revered all over the country. Thus before coming to Kurkshetra, it is very important to know the history and the importance of the place. The places of interest here is very closely entwined to the stories that we have read in the Mahabharata and thus it is the one place that points out occurings that are as big as a myth to us. In fact Kurukshetrs itself seems to be a myth to us. \Today a flourishing city, the place that is of the most importance is adjacent to the city and is known as Thanesar. The Sthaneshwar Mahadev Temple, whose presiding deity is Lord Shiva, is believed to be the oldest temple in the vicinity. The village of Amin contains a ruined fort which is said to be Abhimanyu’s fort. There are so many places that you can visit here that you lose count. Some are the Brahma Sarovar, Sannihit Sarovar, Jyotisar where Bhagavat Gita was delivered, Dharohar, the Bhishma Kund, Kamal Nabhi and Valmiki ashram to name a few. All you need to do is take a trip around this place and you will be transported to a land of great mythology, the one that shaped the country today.

Distance / Time Current Temperature Mean Rainfall Altitude Population Best Times Min Hotel tariff
km / Hrs 13.0°C /55.0°F 60 mm 829feet 490.0 /km2 Jan-May,Oct-Dec Coming Soon


Places of Interest

  • Sthaneshwar Mahadev Temple


    Sthaneshwar Mahadev Temple

  • Bhadrakali Temple


    Bhadrakali Temple

  • Brahma Sarovar


    Brahma Sarovar

  • Sannihit Sarovar


    Sannihit Sarovar

  • Krishna Museum


    Krishna Museum


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