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We have design Muktinath by Helicopter from Pokhara for the People who do not have much time and still want to visit the temple. By Helicopter it is possible to visit Muktinath temple and back to Pokhara on a same day.
Muktinath Temple is the most sacred Hindu site in Nepal after the temple of Pashupatinath in Kathmandu. It is believed that all miseries / sorrows are relieved once you visit this temple (Mukti=Nirvana, Nath=God). The main shrine is a pagoda shaped temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Set into the wall around it is 108 waterspouts from which pour holy water. Hindu pilgrims come here to bathe in the 108 water spouts shaped as cows heads. Pilgrims take bath in holy water spouts to purify their bodies before visiting the main Temple for worship.During the festival of Janai Purnima, Hindu devotees gather here to pay homage to lord Muktinath. It is believed that one should visit this temple after completing pilgrimage of four special religious sites in India.
Another famous temple of Jwaladevi, the goddess of flame, is situated about hundred meters south of Muktinath.
For Tibetan Buddhists, Muktinath called Chumig Gyatsa (Hundreds Waters) is a place of Dakinis, goddesses known as Sky Dancers. It is of great importance for Buddhists that Chumig Gyatsa is one of the 24 Tantric places. Buddhists come here to pay homage at a shrine enclosing an eternal blue flame
There are two ways to get in Muktinath from either take a flight from Pokhara to Jomsom and drive about 2 hours from Jomsom or drive all the way from Beni through Kali-Gandaki valley, which takes 9/10 hours. Jomsom is a major center in the Annapurna region. There is a world-class accommodation facility in Jomsom from where one can enjoy remarkable natural beauty.
Arrival in Kathmandu. Evening: visit Pashupatinath temple(14,00 meters)
Kathmandu Fly to Pokhara (Pokhara 14, 00 meters 25 Minutes)
Pokhara Helicopter flight to Muktinath temple and return (Muktinath 38, 00 meters/ 30 minutes one way)