Hemkund is situated on the shores of the Hemkund Lake at 4320mtrs from sea level. It marks the place where Guru Govind Singh, the tenth and last Guru, unified with God after prolonged meditation in his previous birth. According to Hindu mythology, Hemkund or Lokpal as it is also known is where Lakshman had done
Har Ki Doon Valley is a cradle-shaped hanging valley in the Garhwal Himalayas. As the name states, Hari means God and Dun mean Valley, Har Ki Dun is also known as the Valley of God is a holy place. As per mentioned in Hindu scriptures (Granth), Pandavas went to heaven through this mountain. Duryodhana is
The Roopkund Trek is known for its mysterious surroundings and astounding scenic beauty. For many years, Roopkund, the beautiful and mysterious lake has held the attention of trekkers not only because of the enchanting landscape surrounding it but also because of the presence of several bones and skeletons that can be seen in its waters.
Jageshwar known to be the first shiva linga of the planet. Jageshwar(6135 ft) is in the midst of a forest of deodaar trees, it is 30 km from Almora. Know how to reach Jageshwar and history behind this linga
Perhaps best known for the institutions the British left behind – the huge Forest Research Institute Museum, the Indian Military Academy, the Wildlife Institute of India and the Survey of India. In this article I have highlighted some destination and places that one should visit. Ram Rai Darbar : his unique mausoleum is made of