of any kind, like class, caste, age, sex, region do not come in the
way of undertaking yatra. It is prescribed for all the four castes-varnas
and stages of life asramas. But certain conditions are laid down in
certain categories, like grihastis taking their spouses along with
them invariably. Besides if they happened to keep Agnihotra - sacred
fire in their houses. they should necessarily carry it with them and
due rituals have to be offered at all the places of their visit.