The Gangotri Temple was built in the 18th century by General Amar Singh Thapa. After that Temple was reconstructed by the Jaipur dynasty. The Birthplace of the holy River Ganges in the Himalayas. This Temple is dedicated to Maa Ganga. Gangotri Temple is one of the Char Dhams. This temple is located on the right bank of Bhagirathi. The King Bhagirath is worshiped Lord Shiva and maa Ganges is started flowing on Lord Shiva. so, This river is also known as Bhagirathi.
Gangotri Temple, Uttarakhand: Opening Dates
The temple is open every year on the auspicious day of Akshaya-Tritiya, This year Gangotri Temple is opened on 22 April 2023.
Gangotri Temple, Uttarakhand: Closing Dates
The temple is closed every year on the auspicious day of Diwali. This year Temple was closed from 13 Nov 2023. The temple was closed for 6 months.
Gangotri Temple, Uttarakhand: Darshan Timing
|Morning Time||Evening Time|
|6:15 AM To 2:00 PM||3:00 pm To 9:30 PM|