Divine Presence in Each Breath of Air at Pilgrimage Spots
India is a multy-coloured, multy-cultured, multy-religious country. That’s why, together with being a perfect tour destinations for lovers of old, nature lovers or explorers of traditional arts or crafts, this country has become a great tour destination for Indian pilgrimage trips. Containing a great mixture of faiths, like Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism, Christianity, Islam and many others, it is ready to welcome pilgrims travelling to India from all countries. There are special places, sacred for each of the religions existing in India, and all of them are crowded with tourists. Ancient shrines and temples have always attracted lots of visitors traveling through India and studying its history and traditions reflected in the art of decoration of their edifices. But besides that, thousands of people have visited them through their history in order to bow to the mighty gods ruling this land.
It is believed that the Himalayas are inhabited by over three hundreds of gods and goddesses; thus, a pilgrimage trip to Indian Himalayas is able to bring you to a place where the air itself is considered to be sacred. Breathe in deep visiting Varanasi within an Indian pilgrimage traveling package, for its air helps you reach nirvana. Diving in the waters of the river Ganges is able to wash away all the possible sins from your soul and body. Besides that, in order to make your Indian pilgrimage tour complete, you can shave off your hair and drown it in the holy waters – this is considered to be a new start in your life. Indian pilgrimage tours embrace all the spots, which are believed to be visited by Lord Buddha or the wise Gurus themselves. It is possible to imagine that you walk their steps, and feel them walking by your side – this is the extent, to which the air is filled with the divine presence in these Indian sacred destinations. Bodhgaya and Sarnath are Indian pilgrimage destinations, which gather thousands of people annually, due to the fact that these two places are believed to be the places of the Lord Buddha’s pilgrimage in due time. Besides that, if it meets your interests and likings, you are able to have a pilgrimage trip to the places famous as yoga or ayurveda centers, which are, as well, always packed with tourists.
And of course, if you are deeply and particularly interested in Buddhism and everything related to it, you need to have an Indian pilgrimage tour to the city of Dharamsala – the Indian residence of Dalai Lama and his followers. This is a wonderful place – both in material and spiritual senses. The air itself carries the special spirit of serenity and peacefulness, and this alone is well worth undertaking a pilgrimage tour across India to this mountainous district. As long as it has always been considered to be a land of a special sacred spirituality, India as a pilgrimage destination is a great choice. Within one of the Indian pilgrimage tours you are able to see the sacred Indian heritage along with the natural beauties of the land. This is also a great way to feel and understand the land – through its most sacred places.