Kheer Bhawani

Kheer Bhawani Temple, located amidst the green hills of Kashmir, is a revered place of worship full of stories and mystery. it is in the Tulmul village of Ganderbal. Constructed over a scared spring, the place is dedicated to Hindu Goddess, Kheer Bhawani. The name "Kheer Bhawani" means "Goddess of Rice Pudding," and it's said that the colour of the water in the temple changes depending on what is happening in the area. People visit this peaceful place to pray and ask for blessings from the goddess, who is believed to watch over her followers. Surrounded by nature, Kheer Bhawani Temple is a calm place where people find tranquility. The Kheer Bhawani Temple, honored by Kashmiri Pandits, symbolizes their rich heritage and religious identity. With its pristine white exterior and mystical color-changing spring, it serves as a spiritual anchor and cultural icon. Devotees gather throughout the year, especially during the annual Kheer Bhawani Mela, seeking solace and divine blessings. This sacred pilgrimage site embodies their enduring connection to their ancestral roots and religious beliefs.

  • Best Time to Visit: March to November ( Especially during the Kheer Bhawani Mela which falls in May or June)
  • Ideal Duration: 2-3 hours
  • Distance From Airport: Nearest airport is in Srinagar which is 44 kms away.
  • Distance From Railway Station: Nearest station is in Srinagar which is 36.2 kms away.
  • Distance From Road: Distance between Srinagar and Kheer Bhawani Temple is 22 kms.
  • Travel Tips: Watch the holy spring and the chinar trees, celebrate Jyeshtha Ashtami in the month of may or June, delve into divine, photography
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