Muktinath Pilgrimage Tour is one of the famous tour programs In Nepal. The Muktinath or Shaligram is a holy birthplace of river Kali Gandaki and the sacred Shaligrama-shilas. It is eight self-manifested places which can provide mukti or liberation to the living entities. This is the most visited pilgrimage sites in Nepal because of development of road facilities and become more easier then before. Basically, the temple lies in the district of Nepal across the Himalayas. Furthermore, Muktinath Temple is elevation of 3710 meter from the sea level and situated 24 km northeast direction of Jomsom. Muktinath Temple is a sacred place for both Hindus and Buddhists and this temple can also be reached after crossing Thorong-La pass.
The word Muktinath means the God of Nirvana or Salvation whereas Muktinath is a Lord Vishnu temple. Additionally, there is a faith that people will get relief from their sorrows and miseries after visiting and worshipping this temple. Furthermore, Hindu believed that Lord Vishnu lives at Muktinath temple in the form of ammonites. Ammonites mean Shila in Nepali and they worship the temple considering it as Shaligrama-Shilas. However, for Buddhists this place is one of the 24th Tantric places. Buddhist worship the temple as a place of Goddess Dakine whereas, Dakine are sky dancers in the Buddhist faith. Moreover on the way to Muktinath Temple you can enjoy with scenic Mountain view such as Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Nilgiri, Tukuche peak many more and also natural beauty of the region too.
Departure and Arrival Location: Kathmandu, Nepal Airport
Departure Time: Before 3 Hours
Our Office Location: Thamel, Kathmandu
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This pilgrim tour is nice Muktinath temple. we meet sadhu and saw the Himalaya also. very interesting wide space, Muktinath is nice place and we have been also hot spring at tatopani. It’s warm water and good bath. thank you.
This trip is very nice with pilgrimage temple at Muktinath it was nice and we meet sadhu in the temple. views while during the days pretty nice and many desert hill around with high mountains. kagbeni also very nice and pretty the places to entry upper mustang trek. We like the trip and thank you ‘overland Trek Nepal’
I am from India and have been to Muktinath temple for my pray religious. it was nice and on the way many hill and desert. I want to say thank you for arranging my trip.