Pilgrimages in Jammu and Kashmir

The pilgrimages of Jammu and Kashmir are ancient Hindu temples, Muslim Mosques, Sufi Shrines and Buddhist Monasteries. Shri Mata Vaishno Devi and Shri Amarnathji are two prominent Hindu pilgrimages which attracts devotees from all over the world. Most of the sacred sites are surrounded by natural beauty of snow-capped Himalayas.

The destination wise pilgrimages of the state are as follows for easy reference.


Ø Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine, Katra

Ø Raghunath Mandir, Jammu

Ø Har Ki Pauri temple, Jammu

Ø Ranbireshwar Mandir, Jammu

Ø Bahu Fort and Bawe Wali Mata Temple, Jammu


Ø Mamleshwar Temple, Pahalgam

Ø Shri Amarnathji


Ø Hemis Monastery, Leh

Ø Spituk Monastery, Leh

Ø Shanti Stupa, Leh

Ø Matho Monastery (Matho Gompa), Leh

Ø Jama Masjid, Leh

Ø Alchi Monastery, Leh


Ø Jama Masjid, Srinagar

Ø Hazratbal Shrine

Ø Khir Bhawani temple

Ø Shiv Temple, Pandrethan

Ø Shankaracharya Temple

Ø Khanqah-e-Moula


Ø Chattani Baba Budha Amarnath

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