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Rishi Jamdagni Temple

Rishi Jamdagni Temple is situated near the Yamuna River at Than Village of Uttarkashi District. The temple is dedicated to Sage Jamdagni, father of Lord Parashuram. Water from the Gangayan Kund - a holy tank located at Gangnani - is used for the rituals conducted in this shrine. The temple lies along the Yamunotri trek route and offers an excellent view of Bandarpunch range. Nearby destinations include Kharadi Waterfall, Jankichatti, Gangotri, Surya Kund, Dharasu and Hanumanchatti. The nearest airport is Jolly Grant Airport. The nearest railway station is at Rishikesh. It is well connected by road with Barkot.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Uttarkashi

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