After the inauguration of Ram temple in Ayodhya Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has introduced a carefully crafted tour itinerary that immerses passengers in the spiritual tapestry woven by the Ramayana.
The pilgrimage, which began on February 4, is an important milestone in connecting devotees with iconic sites associated with the saga of Lord Rama.
Customized Pilgrimage Experience
The inaugural journey began with a group of 122 enthusiastic pilgrims, including travelers from the United Kingdom (60), Portugal (52) and India (10). This diverse group sets out on a journey 19 day odyssey, Travel to holy places associated with the story of Ramayana.
The pilgrimage itinerary spans innumerable iconic sites, capturing the essence of Lord Rama’s legendary expedition. Participants have the privilege to visit prestigious destinations such as:
- Ram Janmabhoomi Temple, Ayodhya: The sacred land where Lord Rama descended is now adorned with a grand Ram temple.
- India-Hanuman Temple, Nandigram: A tribute to the deep bond between Bharat and Hanuman, brother of Lord Rama.
- Janaki Temple, Janakpur: Honoring the divine union of Lord Rama and Goddess Sita, the Janaki Temple stands as a testament to their eternal love.
- Punaura Dham, Sitamarhi: Following the footsteps of Goddess Sita, participants experience the sanctity of her ancestral ancestral abode, Sitamarhi.
- Rameshwar Nath Temple, Buxar: A sacred sanctuary dedicated to Lord Shiva, which reminds of his important role in the journey of Lord Rama.
- Vishwanath Temple, Varanasi: Immersed in the spiritual aura of Varanasi, Vishwanath Temple worships Lord Shiva, the eternal consort of Goddess Sita.
comfort and convenience
To ensure seamless and comfortable travel, IRCTC has carefully designed features that cater to the various needs of passengers. Options include triple and double occupancy in second AC and cabins as well as double occupancy coupe option in Bharat Gaurav Deluxe AC tourist train.
IRCTC’s commitment to facilitate meaningful pilgrimage experiences This also extends to meeting special requests of groups of tourists. This personalized approach ensures that each pilgrimage is tailored to meet the unique spiritual aspirations of devotees, fostering a deeper connection with the divine.
IRCTC: Guiding pilgrims on spiritual journeys
As the inaugural pilgrimage begins its sacred journey, IRCTC reaffirms its commitment to facilitate a transformative journey for pilgrims. Through meticulous planning and unwavering dedication, IRCTC continues to serve as a lighthouse for spiritual seekers, enabling them to embark on a profound journey along the revered Ramayana path.
Important questions related to exam
1. What is the focus of IRCTC Pilgrimage?
2. Which mode of transport is provided by IRCTC for pilgrimage?
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