It must be noted here that there is another famous Char Dham yatra that is the Char Dham in the
In West, in Dwarka in
In South, in Rameshwaram in Tamil Nadu, Vishnu is worshipped in the form of Lord Rama.
In East, in Puri in Orissa, Vishnu is worshipped in the form of Jagannath.
There is a popular belief that the Char Dhams are the favorite abodes of Lord Vishnu on earth. It is said that Lord Vishnu bathes in the
It must be noted here that several other famous pilgrim centers are also referred as ‘dham.’ But the most sacred and ancient dhams are the four Vishnu Dhams.
Among the Chaar Dhams, Dwarka is also a Saptapuri – the seven sacred places associated with Hinduism.