The birth place of Yamuna river lies in the Yamunotri Glacier at a height 6,387 metres on Lower Himalayas in Uttarkashi district, Uttarakhand, north of Haridwar.
Subsequently, River Yamuna flows through the states of Delhi, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh, before merging with the Ganges at a sacred spot known as Triveni Sangam in Allahabad.
During the Kumbh Mela, held every 12 years, the ghats around the Sangam are venue of large congregation of people, who take dip in the sacred waters of the confluence.
The cities of Baghpat, Delhi, Noida, Mathura, Agra, Firozabad, Etawah, Kalpi, Hamirpur, Allahabad lie on its banks.
Best Places for Yamuna Pushkaralu 2014
Yamunotri Temple (Part of Chardham Yatra / Chota Chardham Yatra)
Yamunotri temple, a shrine dedicated to the Goddess Yamuna is one of the holiest shrines in Hinduism, and part of the Chota Char Dham Yatra. Markendeya Tirtha, where the sage Markandeya wrote the Markandeya Purana, also lies just within reach from here.
Temples in Vrindavan, Uttar Pradesh
Madan Mohan Temple, Garud Govind Temple, Vrindavan Chandrodaya Mandir, Banke Bihari Temple, Radha Vallabh Temple, Sri Radha Raman Mandir, Sri Krishna Balarama Temple, Radha Damodar Mandir, Sri Radha Govinda Temple, Vrindavan Chandra Mandir, and many more temples of Vrindavan.
Mathura Sri Krishna Janmabhumi Temple
Shri Krishna Janmbhoomi is a religious temple located in the crowded city of Mathura. This temple is the birthplace of ancient Hindu god Lord Krishna. It is a prison cell belonging to Kamsa where Lord Krishna was born.