Our views on various aspects of Uttarakhand.
By म्यर पहाड़ on September 17, 2009
Deoprayag is a beautiful showcase of traditions, myths and mysticism. This is the place where the holy rivers Bhagirathi and Alaknanda meet, making it a unique pilgrimage. From here onwards two rivers merge into one and take the name of ‘Ganga’. Deoprayaga though situated, just at an altitude of 618 mt from the sea […]
By म्यर पहाड़ on September 9, 2009
Ranikhet is a place related with the legends of Himalayas. Once upon a time, the Queen Padmini of Kumaon was in love with this tiny hill paradise. King Sudhardev had to oblige her, by building a palace here and named this place “ranikhet”, The Queen’s field. No trace of the place can be found today, […]
By म्यर पहाड़ on September 7, 2009
A festival of pastoralists and agriculturist hilljatra came to Pithoragarh valley from West Nepal and at once found fevour in Kumaour and Bajethi and in its modified form as Hiran-chital at Kanalichina, Dewalthal and Askot. It is associated with ropai (paddy transplantation) and allied agricultural activities of rainy season. In was introduced in Soar by […]