Kedarnath is situated on mountain kedar at a height of 12,000 feet. It is one of the twelve shrines of lord Shiva known as twelve Jyotirlingas. Adi Guru Shankracharya did penance hear and attaired Samadhi. It is mentioned in the kedar khand chapter of skandpurana the panavas came to kedarnath to get tham selves purged from the sin of killing their cousins. Pandavas constructed the temple hence the ideals of pandavas , lord Krishna and Mata Kunti are present in the temple.