India is the country of different religions. There are several scared sights of different religions spread throughout the country. The places of the country are emerging as the major tourism attractions around the world. Large populations of Indian as well as foreign tourists come visit these scared destinations throughout the year. Form the large list of scared sights some most famous are following.
Hindu is the most major religion of India. There are several important Hindu religious sights are spread across the country. Amarnath Temple and Cave in state of Jammu and Kashmir on Mount Amarnath are one of the most famous shrines in Hindu religion. The temple is about five thousand years old and dedicated to Loard Shiva. Pushkar in the state Rajasthan is another very important religious place of Hindus in the country. The only temple of Loard Brahma located at this town with several other important temples. Gangotri, Gomukh, Haridwar, Rishikesh, Jagannath Puri and Rameshwaram are the other sacred destinations in India.
There are several important Muslim religious sights present in the country. These sights are equally popular among the Hindus and Muslims. Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti shrine in Ajmer is the most blessed place of Muslin religion located in the Ajmer city of Rajasthan. Jama Masjid in Delhi which is the largest mosque in India is has much importance in Muslin religion. Haji Ali Dargha in Mumbai is another famous shrine of Muslin in India.
Christians are commonly found across all over the country. Large part of their population found in South India. Several old and famous churches are also present in the southern part of the country. Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu states contains the most famous churches in India.
Buddhism is another important religion in India. Most of the Buddhist religious sights are located in the northern part of the country. Lumbini near the Nepal-India border is one of the most holy places of Buddhism; it is the birth place of Gautam Buddha. Bodhgaya is another scared place of Buddhism where the Lord Buddha achieved enlightenment. The other important places are Sarnath, Shravasti and Rajgir. If you want to explore the Buddhist religion, these are the ideal places, so plan an India Buddhist tour and experience the peace and power of Buddhist religion.
The country is full of pilgrimages sights of different religions. An exciting India Pilgrimage tour offers you a chance to experience diversity in the religions of the country. People of the country have the same respect of all religions and present a fine example unity in the country. These pilgrimage sights are the perfect option for holiday in India. This is one of the most memorable experiences and also gives you the inner peace to you soul and body both.