This inhabited island placed at the Gulf of Kutch is placed at
a cushty distance of three km off the coast of Okha.
According to records this sand and stone holy island has discovered
its point out in epics like Mahabharata and Skanda purana as part of
Lord Krishnas state earlier than it became flooded and submerged underwater.
Remains of the misplaced town had been discovered with
the aid of using archeologists in latest ages.
Numerous temples have been constructed everywhere in the island for the duration of
the give up of 18th century making it one of the top pilgrimage spots in Gujarat.
Some of the maximum enormously respected pilgrimage webweb sites
encompass Shri Keshavraiji Temple, Hanuman Dandi, Vaishnav Mahaprabhuji Baithak
Sidi Bawa peer dargah, gurudwara, haji kirmani dargah amongst others.
The island is available thru a fifteen mins lengthy ferry provider
is likewise evolved as part of Gujarats eco-tourism plan.
Best Time to Visit: – October-May