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Rudra Prayag

Rudra Prayag is one among the five confluences along the Alakananda River in Uttarakhand. It is one of Pancha Prayag. At Rudra Prayag, Mandakini River joins the Alakananda River. The place is associated with Shiva and Sage Narada.

The confluence of Mandakini and Alakananda River is considered a holy spot in Hinduism.

Legend has it that Sage Narada did intense penance to appease Shiva here. Shiva appeared before him and taught him music here.