Posted by: Pallavi Garg
Mata Vaishno Devi pilgrimage is one of the holiest pilgrimages of India. The Holy Shrine resides in the Holy Cave situated in the three-peaked mountain of Trikuta. The unwavering faith of the devotees from both India and abroad keeps the Holy Shrine an attractive religious holiday destination. With the location at an altitude of 5200 feet, the devotees enjoy trekking 12 km from the base camp at Katra.
You can travel using helicopters, ponies, ‘palkis’, ‘pithoos’, or on foot. Moreover, the Vaishno Devi Temple Shrine Board provides numerous facilities like shelter sheds, medical facilities, souvenir shops, and food utilities One interesting fact about this shrine is that there are no idols inside the cave. The devotees seek “Darshans” or blessings from three natural rock formations called the Pindies. Let us find out what more you can look up to when visiting Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine:-