kumaoni rangwali pichhoda

Posted by samaun The Himalayan Treasure on

Pichhoda or pichhaura is a dupatta (odhni or chunari) that every woman in Kumaon region of Uttarakhand owns. It has a very unique design that is characterised by its saffron base colour with design motifs...

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Pancha Prayag

Posted by Deepak Purohit on

Dev Prayag: Situated at the confluence of river Alaknanda and river Bhagirathi, is Devprayag, made popular by the many temples and river shores that surround it. It is believed that it was in Devprayag that...

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The Land of Faith - Uttarakhand

Posted by samaun The Himalayan Treasure on

Uttarakhand is well known worldwide as the land of the Gods, the place of penitent for the sages, the point of origin of the Ganga-Yamuna River from the Himalayas, the four Dhams, etc. This place...

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Harshil-The place with the humming Ganga

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Every pilgrim and tourist that comes to Uttarakhand wants to make the nearest pilgrimage to the river of Ganga as an indispensable part of their itinerary. who come here, take a dip in the holy...

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Chopta -The Dancefloor of the Clouds

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From the Alaknanda Valley in Uttrakhand, where the pilgrim path leads to one of the four abodes,  the Badrinath Abode, and through the Mandakini valley one reaches the Kedarnath Abode which is one of 12 Jyotirlingas(...

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