One of India’s most recognisable and well-known pilgrimages is the Char Dham Yatra. Many people have the desire & wish to experience this meditative journey through the Garhwal Hills of the Himalayas to the sacred sites of Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri, and Yamunotri.
Numerous and several pilgrims travel annually to these spiritual hotspots nestled in the picturesque Himalayas from all corners of India and the world. Many people from all walks of life make a point of visiting the revered Char Dham temples since they are among the most significant places of worship.
Recently, a lot of well-known people, including actors and prominent politicians, have travelled to the Char Dham Yatra. These well-known individuals have all been to Char Dham:
Sonia Gandhi with Priyanka Gandhi
The landscape and the lives of those affected by the 2013 floods were forever changed. Thousands of people died, and thousands more went missing and were never discovered again. Congress party leader Sonia Gandhi and her daughter Priyanka Gandhi travelled to the area of the flooding to assess the damage and offer their support to the villagers.
The Ambanis frequently travel to Char Dham in Uttarakhand. As evidenced by the fact that they are active members of the committee for the Badri Kedar temple. Which includes their son Akash Ambani. The multi-billionaire entrepreneur and owner of Reliance is a very devout and spiritual person. Which aids in keeping him grounded and modest.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi
When the honourable Indian prime minister, Narendra Modi, visited Kedarnath Dham and other Char Dham temples before the results of the election were announced. Which handed him a second term as prime minister, the temples gained prominence. He had also gone to the revered Shiva temple with the intention of opening the Rudra Cave. Which is roughly a kilometre uphill from the temple.
Sushant Singh Rajput
Sushant Singh Rajput, a late actor, had a strong spiritual leaning. It was evident from his social media posts that he was a huge devotee of Lord Shiva and used to sing hymns in his honour. It makes sense that he accepted the movie Kedarnath without hesitation the moment he was offered it. He spent a lot of time in and around the Kedarnath temple complex in addition to conducting thorough study for his film role.
Bachchan Family with Amar Singh
Amitabh Bachchan, his wife Jaya Bachchan, son Abhishek Bachchan & his wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchan travelled to the revered 4 Dham temples in the Garhwal Himalayas in Uttarakhand in 2008. This occurred following the two actors’ lavish wedding.
Sara Ali Khan
Sara Ali Khan, is renowned for having a deep spirituality. She was a member of the cast that stayed and spent a lot of time around the temple complex because she played the female lead in Kedarnath. Although the Rudra Cave was not in use at the time. Both celebs did not hesitate to spend a significant amount of time there in order to experience the location’s spiritual energy.
The late movie legend Sridevi’s daughter Janhvi Kapoor recently travelled to the Char Dham Yatra. The actress shared photos of herself and another actress outside the temple grounds, both of them seemed pleased and cheerful.
This further demonstrates the glory and tranquility the Uttarakhand Char Dham Yatra has to give to everyone. And anybody who travels to this stairway to heaven.