Sheshnetra

“Sheshnetra” refers to the sacred site located in Badrinath, a town in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand, India. Badrinath is renowned for its temple dedicated to Lord Badrinarayan (Lord Vishnu). it is considered a significant spot near the Badrinath Temple, believed to be the abode of Lord Vishnu in the form of Sheshnag, the serpent deity who serves as his divine couch.

Sheshnetra, Badrinath
Sheshnetra, Badrinath
LocationChamoli
Famous ForBadrinath Temple
Badrinath Temple5 Km From Badrinath Temple

Mythological facts Sheshnetra

Legend has it that Lord Vishnu meditated here on the hood of Sheshnag before settling in the Badrinath Temple. The area is revered for its religious significance and draws pilgrims and tourists alike due to its spiritual ambiance and natural beauty. it  also known as Sheshnag or Adishesha, is a significant figure in Hindu mythology. Depicted as a serpent with many heads, it is often portrayed as the cosmic serpent who balances the universe on its hoods while Vishnu rests upon them.According to Hindu scriptures, Sheshnetra is a loyal companion to Lord Vishnu and is said to be an embodiment of time, as well as the endless cycle of creation, preservation, and destruction in the universe. Sheshnetra is also associated with knowledge and wisdom.

How to Reach
  • Reach Badrinath: Badrinath is a popular pilgrimage site in Uttarakhand, India. You can reach Badrinath by road from places like Haridwar, Rishikesh, or other major cities in Uttarakhand.
  • Trek to Sheshnetra: Once in Badrinath, you can start the trek to Sheshnetra. It’s a moderate trek  

Read More :- How To Reach Badrinath Dham 

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