The Amarnath is one of the 12 Jyotirlingas in Indian Sub-Continent which is holy and sacred to Hindus. This shiv ling is currently seated in the heart of Himalayas in Indian Terrain. Reaching amaranth cave is not a one day task. People who are medically fit for trekking in extreme conditions, willed to see the god can only try this pilgrimage.
This place is located in very senstivie border area, So Indian army has the complete security control over the route. In this page pilgrims can find complete information about Amarnath Yatra 2018.
Legends about Amarnath Jyothirlinga:
Some scriptures says that it got its origin before vedic times. The daityas who are travelling to Brihaspati for listening Amar Katha for getting immortality. For reaching heavens they need to cross the path of Himalayas. Lord Shiva was disturbed by the sheer noise made by daityas. So he cursed that the Amar Katha will not bestow the immortality for daityas. For restoring balance in universe Daityas pleaded lord shiva to show a salvation.
Shiva pleased by the prayers has manifested himself as a Jyotirlinga in Amarnath cave. This shivlinga is formed by natural causes as the water flown here is fromzen even in summer, but all the snow around the cave disappears magically.
Worshipping Baba Amarnath will give bounty in careers, removes obstacles in life and gives the spiritual conscience for devotees just by looking at the lingam. It even gives long life and prevents untimely death. Many yogis and siddhas roam round these lands and practise their rituals and tapas for universal fortune.
Things to know before starting your Amarnath Yatra 2018:
Devotees need to register themselves for taking part in Yatra. The application form can be downloaded from the official website or down below.
A medical fitness examination by government doctors at designated hospitals to be attended. After successful report on your mental and physical ability you are selected for trip.
Travellers and pilgrims need to by essential clothing, trekking gear such as spiked shoes, Cold beating Jackets for warmth etc. You can find the required things for starting your Amarnath Journey.
Transportation facilities available for Trekking, Foot path, Helicopter, Doli or Horses etc.
How to plan Group travelling for Amarnath in 2018?
Schedule for starting the trekking by foot path to Amarnath Cave.
Tour Packages and travel agencies offering best prices on Amarnath yatra 2018.