Divine Trails: Uttarakhand’s Spiritual Treasures

The documentary DIVINE TRAILS: Spiritual Treasures of Uttarakhand presents a wonderful selection of hidden treasures.


New Delhi: Uttarakhand, the realm of divinity, is renowned for its spiritual significance and provides a plethora of divine trails for seekers to explore and experience. From Badrinath to Kedarnath, India boasts some of the most sacred destinations in the world. Furthermore, this place is full of hidden gems waiting to be discovered, each with a rich history dating back centuries.

The documentary DIVINE TRAILS: Spiritual Treasures of Uttarakhand presents a wonderful selection of hidden treasures. Narrated by the talented Bollywood actor and voiceover artist Dalip Tahil, this documentary promises to provide an enriching and immersive experience for travellers who wish to discover the fascinating cultural heritage of our country. Great news! The show is premiering soon on 27 May on Discovery SD & HD at 7:10 PM and will also be available on discovery+ starting 31 May.

The documentary beautifully showcases the rich history of these hidden gems, shedding light on their fascinating untold stories. The text beautifully describes the awe-inspiring Kunjapuri temple near Rishikesh, which echoes through the mountains like a steady heartbeat. It also mentions the sacred abode of Purnagiri, where worldly worries dissolve into thin air, and the divine flames of the Haat Kalika temple that serve as a sacred beacon illuminating the path to divinity.

The film takes viewers on a spiritual journey, highlighting the significance of the Golu Devta temple in Almora for granting blessings and dispensing justice, the otherworldliness of the Patal Bhuvaneshwar temple with its stunning rock formations and ethereal glow of the subterranean streams, and the Kartik Swami temple of Rudraprayag where visitors can experience a profound sense of peace amidst cool mountain breezes and sacred chants.

Uttarakhand is a place of incredible beauty and spiritual significance, where the natural world and human creativity come together in amazing ways. Visitors can experience the awe-inspiring presence of Neem Karoli Baba at Kanchi Dham, marvel at the timeless wonder of Katarmal Temple, and explore the ancient temples of Jageshwar Dham, surrounded by majestic Deodar trees and stunning stone carvings.


The film’s illustrations of the sacred landmarks of Adi Kailash and Om Parvat are guaranteed to leave the viewers spellbound. Adi Kailash’s striking resemblance to Mount Kailash and Om Parvat’s naturally formed “Om” symbol create a spiritual magnetism that beckons seekers of higher consciousness, leaving them spellbound by the mystical grandeur of these divine manifestations.

Speaking about the significance of the documentary, Shri Satpal Maharaj, Minister of PWD, Tourism, Culture and Irrigation in the Government of Uttarakhand stated, “There is a strong need to promote spiritual knowledge from India in order to bring a positive change in the world. I appreciate the efforts of the team in presenting this valuable information in a visually appealing manner”.

Shri Sachin Kurve, IAS, Secretary Tourism in the Government of Uttarakhand and CEO, Uttarakhand Tourism Development Board said, “Uttarakhand offers an abundance of divine experiences to explore. Therefore, it is crucial that we create awareness about our rich cultural heritage through visual media so that they can reach the farthest corners of the world”.

Speaking about his association with the documentary, Dalip Tahil stated, “Working on Divine Trails has been an immensely gratifying experience for me. I urge everyone to watch the documentary which we have created with devotion in the hope that it paves the way for their spiritual journeys”.

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