Ganga Dwar TEmple, Hari-ki-puri, Haridwar

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One of the well known temple of Haridwar. The temple is at Hari-ki-Pauri ghat on Ganga river. The Ganga Arati ceremony, every evening, here attracts many devotees around the world.

Hari-ki-Pauri is believed to mark the place where King Bhagiratha invited Godess River Ganga to the earth. Legend is that this sacred Ghat was constructed by king Vikramaditya (1st century BC) in memory of his Bartruhari, who mediated and died here.

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