Haridwar is a town of God or we will say that it's a gateway of God. This is often a city of lord Shiva and lord Vishnu. The followers of God Shiva known as him “Har” and also the followers of lord Vishnu known as him “Hari”. The followers known as this town Haridwar, we have a tendency to justify this word in 2 words- Hari and dwar. Hari is a combination of two names Lord Har (Lord Shiva) and Lord Hari (Lord Vishnu) and dwar means gate, so it's a Gate way of those to God, Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu.
This town is additionally known at Mayapuri, Gangadwar and kapila. In this town you'll notice every lord statue of Hindu religion. You’ll purchase here everything for your worship like Chirag, Agarbatti, Dhoop, Ghee, Sindur and flower etc.
This is also known as the first step for char Dham Yatra also known as devbhoomi, moksha dwar. Welcome to town Haridwar in the center of town you'll see the clock tower once you cross the clock tower you'll see the Har Ki Pauri. this is often a main stairs of Haridwar wherever pilgrimage take a bath a shower and float their every sin because this a myth of Hindu Culture that if someone bath in a Holy Ganga river then the water of Ganga river clear his/her all sins. You’ll also take Lord Shiva bless at Shiva murti chawk wherever you'll saw a statue of Lord Shiva that is a lot of more than one hundred feet.