5 Fascinating  Facts About  Kedarnath  Temple

Kedarnath Temple is a Hindu temple located in the Garhwal Himalayas, known for its beautiful architecture and intricate carvings


The temple is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas of  Lord Shiva, and it is  believed to have been built by the Pandavas  after the Mahabharata war.


The temple is open to the public only from the end of April to the beginning of November due to heavy snowfall in the winter months.


Kedarnath is situated near the Mandakini River, which is believed to be a  holy  river and is considered to be one of the seven most  sacred rivers  in India.


The temple is believed to have been constructed in the 8th century AD by  Adi Shankara, the 8th century Hindu philosopher and theologian