Hanuman Chatti

hanuman Chatti, Yamunotri
hanuman Chatti, Yamunotri

Hanuman Chatti, located in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand, serves as a crucial junction for pilgrims en route to Yamunotri. Positioned at an elevation of 2,401 meters (7,877 feet), it is the starting point for the challenging trek to Yamunotri Temple. Pilgrims often rest in Hanuman Chatti before embarking on the uphill journey, seeking blessings from Lord Hanuman, to whom the place is dedicated. The town also marks the confluence of Hanuman Ganga and Yamuna rivers, adding to its religious significance. it  is not only a pilgrimage base but also a picturesque stopover with scenic landscapes, making it a memorable part of the spiritual journey to Yamunotri.

Religious Significance

The Yamunotri Temple, standing at an elevation of 3,293 meters, holds immense religious significance as one of Hinduism’s four sacred shrines dedicated to the river Yamuna. Constructed by the sage Ashtavakra in ancient times, the temple is steeped in history. Pilgrims can partake in a spiritually cleansing experience by taking a dip in the nearby hot water springs, believed to possess medicinal properties.

 How to Reach Hanuman Chatti

  • Rishikesh to Hanuman Chatti is approximately 200 kilometers.
  • You can hire a taxi or take a bus from Rishikesh to reach theri.
  • From Barkot is another nearby town, and it is approximately 15 kilometers from Barkot.
  • You can hire a taxi or take a local transport to reach There from Barkot.

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