Muktinath Tour takes you to the small Pagoda style temple, Muktinath Temple, the popular pilgrimages located in the lap of Thorong La Mountain pass, Mustang district at the altitude of 3710m. Muktinath is derived from two words “Mukti” and “Nath” which means “Salvation or Nirvana” and “God or Master” so it is also known as “Mukti Kshetra” or “Abode of Salvation”. Both Hindu and Buddhists come here to worship the Lord God Vishnu. Hindus call this temple as Mukti Kshetra which means Place of Liberation and Buddhists call it Chumig Gyatsa, which in Tibetan means ‘Hundred Waters’.
Most of the People come here to take bath in 108 scared water spouts which are also known as Mukti Dhara. In the front and backyard of Muktinath, you can also see holy ponds name as Mukti Kunda. Flight to Pokhara enable us to know that the tour has begun, reaching where, we will take a flight to Jomsom, the journey towards our main destination; Muktinath.
Muktinath Tour is Nepal tour package is made in such a way that it will ease devotees to visit Muktinath temple from various part of the country and outside. Muktinath temple can be done either by driving or by flight to Pokhara
and from there you can either drive or fly to Jomsom. Muktinath Temple holds great significance for people in the south Asian countries. The Hindus also call it Muktichhetra(place for nirvana/salvation) and it is considered as one of the four religious sites.
The Shaligrams(Ammonite) found in Kaligandaki river during this tour is considered as the incarnation of Lord Vishnu. According to the Hindu folklore, Lord Vishnu transformed into Shaligram because of Brinda's curse. This Temple is always open yet, for the most part, individuals accumulate here in Rishitarpani, Ram Navami, and Bijay Dashami to praise these celebrations.
The temple itself is in Pagoda style which signifies the religious symbiosis between both Hindus and Buddhists. Besides the religious importance of Muktinath Temple, anyone would enjoy the backdrop of incredible starkness, you can sit and stare at the south, the snow-covered Annapurna range
, or to the north, the Tibetan Plateau.
The main attractions of this Muktinath Tour are Mukti Kunda(holy water ponds), Mukti Dhara(108 waterspouts), Jwala Mai Temple, Mharme Lhakhang Gompa, Swaminarayan and Shaligram(Fossils of Jurassic Park age).