नवरात्रि (Navaratri) में नौ दिनों तक देवी मां के अलग-अलग स्वरूपों की पूजा की जाती है. इन नौ दिनों में रामलीला (Ramlila) का मंचन भी किया जाता है. वहीं, पश्चिम बंगाल में दुर्गा उत्सव (Durga Puja) मनाया जाता है.
नवरात्रि (Navaratri or Navratri) या दुर्गा पूजा (Durga Puja) हिन्दुओं का प्रमुख
The annual Machail pilgrimage to the shrine of Maa Chandi, would commence from July 25 to 5th September and the holy mace of the Goddess will reach the shrine at Machail on August 22. The sacred shrine of Mata Chandi, commonly known as Machail Mata is located at an altitude of 9,500
Gurudwara Sahib Singh Sabha Kishtwar
Guru Nanak Sahib stayed at the garden of sidhas known as ‘Sidhian di Bagichi’ and had discourses with sidhas. Guru Sahib also visited earlier Bhaderwa and Jammu city. Bhaderwah and Kishtwar Gurdwaras were constructed later on by Bhai Sahib Sher Singh (M.Sc.) Kashmir.
किश्तवाड के सांस्कृतिक जीवन का सबसे बडा केंद्र है यह तीर्थस्थल।
लेखिका : मनीषा मनू
जिला किश्तवाड के लोगों की इष्ट देवी व सदियों से किश्तवाड के इतिहास की साक्षी रही अष्टादशभुजा देवी सरथल माता के मंदिर में नवरात्रों के चलते श्रद्धालुओं की भारी भीड देखने को मिल रही है। भक्तगण
Some sculptures at Bhatan Nagseni seems that of Kaali with garland of skulls & Chand Mund in right hand . May be due to influence of Buddhism in Nagseni area this mural of Maa Kaali at Bhaatan village also remained abandoned .
The one made of sandstone which looks fresh &
Kishtwar - Credits : Abhilash Sharma
"The Himalayan pilgrimages are the oldest organized travel system, evolved over time by Hindu sages and embodying the spirit of wander, adventure and spirituality". One of the holy trinity, Maa Chandi is a living goddess. Machail in Paddar has turned out to be important place
Kishtwar district has the distinction of having a population of about 7000 Buddhists in the upper
The Jamia Masjid of Kishtwar is the oldest mosque in district Kishtwar. It has allready been said that a mosque had been constructed in Kishtwar before 1650 A.D. Masjid-e-Faridiya and Jamia Masjid Kishtwar follow. The Jamia masjid of Kishtwar was one of the biggest mosques in Jammu
With the arrival of the great Sofi Saint, Shah Farid-ud-Din of Baghdad along with his four
Ashtdashbhuja Mata (Eighteen armed goddess), an incarnation of Durga has been the chief deity of the Hindus of Kishtwar and its adjoining area from the ancient times. Shri paul, the first saint who settled in Kishtwar, had directed his disciples to worship Durga Mata in the form of Ashtadashbhuja. One of