The Kartik Swami Is considered as “God for War and Victory” and is Known as Kartikeya in Bengal, Murugan Swami in Tamil Nadu, Subramanya in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka in the Indian States. The temple encompasses an idol of Lord Kartik Swami carved on a marble rock. The main attraction of Kartik Swami is the mighty Chaukhamba peak which appears in the temple background. The two major festivals celebrated in Kartik Swami temple, the "Kartik Poornima" which held in the month of November and other one is 11 Days "Kalash Yatra" In the month of June.
Apart from being one of the major tourist attractions of Uttarakhand, Kartik Swami Temple is also popular for offering the splendid sunrise and sunset views. The one, who wants to explore this place on a spiritual level, should not miss the divine evening prayers, mantra chants and mahabhandaras by any chance.