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Tuesday, 1 October 2013

Uttarakhand Shri Kedarnath Ji Yatra Restart From Oct 2013

Shri Kedarnath Ji Dhams in Uttarakhand
Shri Kedarnath Ji Temple Uttarakhand
Uttarakhand Shri Kedarnath Ji Yatra Restart From Oct 2013:-Uttarakhand is known as Devbhoomi  and it means "Abode of God". It is the place where you can refresh your mind with nature and its surrounding. The Uttarakhand is always a best for place for tours and vacations. But in this year due to heavy Rain falls and flood in various areas Uttarakhand Suffering from Calamity and Disaster, But as of now all the Uttarakhand Govt and Indian Govt is making everything good. So now the restarting date of Shri Kedarnath tour is 5th Oct 2013. And now you will be able to visit the Kedarnath Temple (One of the four Dhams in Uttarakhand).

Sunday, 7 July 2013

Gopeshwar: a hill station in Garhwal

Chopta Valley, Garhwal Hills, Gopeshwar
Gopeshwar is a hill station situated in Garhwal Himalayas. It is lies between the Chamoli and the Chopta Valley. Gopeshwar is the headquarters of Chamoli district of the Uttarakhand state. It is located at the altitude of 1300 mt above from the sea level. It offers the amazing natural beauty and wonderful weather in every season. You can also see the amazing views of hills from Gopeshwar and also the amazing view of sunset and sunrise. The Gopeshwar is fulfilling with every modern facility so if you plan to visit Gopeshwar then you can get easily the markets items from there. The local language of Gopeshwar is Garhwali and Hindi.

Monday, 1 July 2013

Chamoli Garhwal Uttarakhand


Uttarakhand Garhwal areas
Chamoli is a district of Uttarakhand state of India. And the District headquarters of Chamoli is Gopeshwar. Its area is 7520 sq. kms. Chamoli Garhwal is offers various places of interest which I also given below. It is located in the hills of Uttarakhand. Chamoli also happened to be a birthplace of "Chipko Andolan (The Chipko Movement)", and the movement is famous for save the forest in all over India. Chamoli Garhwal also offers various types of forests of Deodar, Rhododendrons, Oaks and others. The weather of Chamoli Garhwal is always good and normal temperature in summer and very cold temperature in winter season. The local language of Chamoli Garhwal is Garhwali, and you can also use Hindi and local market. Chamoli is well connected by roads transports from other major cities.

Tuesday, 18 June 2013

Surkanda Devi Temple Uttarakhand

Maa Surkanda Devi temple is a holiest temple situated in the lap of nature at the altitude of 2750 mts above from the sea level. The peak is name is also Surkanda peak where the temple is situated. The Place is come under the Tehri Garhwal. It is about 8 kms far from the beautiful valley Dhanolti and lies between Chamba Dhanolti motor Roads. This temple is mostly dedicated to Maa Sati, the wife of Hindu’s god Lord Shiva. You can reach their by Mussoorie- Chamba Motor Roads and at the place Kaldukhal you have to trek 1.5 kms distance after that you will reach their. There are many legends behind the temple which was about the Lord Shiva and Maa Sati. Every year many of people from India and abroad are come to visit this temple. And it is also situated in the peaceful valley of Uttarakhand Himalayas. You can feel awesome feeling to visit their because of the natural beauty and the place of Devbhoomi. It will give you a beautiful view of many cities Dehradun, Chandrabadni, Chakrata and others. You can see there the forest of Oaks, Rhododendrons, and others which offer a peaceful rest in the foot of Himalayas. You can also visit the local fair which is held on the occasion of Ganga Dasahara.

Monday, 20 May 2013

Almora: - Picturesque hills station in Kumaon
We know that Uttarakhand is always famous for its beautiful places and amazing hills, which attracts the tourists and visitors. So Now I am telling you about an awesome hill station “Almora” is one of the most beautiful picturesque hill stations in Kumaon region of Uttarakhand state. Almora is also one of the good places to spending your holidays in the lap of nature. Almora offers various types scenic beauty and wonderful weather. It is looks like that nature has blessed this place. Almora is situated at the elevation of 1646 mts above from the sea level. Every year lots of tourist and visitors are came to visit Almora. It is a quiet and peaceful place with various glamor of nature.

Sunday, 28 April 2013

Khirsu: - a beautiful place in Uttarakhand Hills


Khirsu is a beautiful place within the amazing forest of Oaks, Pine and rhododendron. And surrounded by snow capped Himalayas and its peaks. Khirsu is situated in the Pauri Garhwal Districts of Uttarakhand state located at the altitude of 1700 mts above from the sea level. It’s a place like in the fairy tales and myths. It is an amazing destination of Garhwal region. You can see here many of snow capped Himalayan peaks and if you count them in day time then its counting are reaching to more than 250 peaks. It is the nice place to visitors and tourist and nice destination for spending your holidays. It is away from daily busy market life, crowd area. So we can say it is peaceful destination for holidays. The place makes you closer with natural beauties.

Saturday, 27 April 2013

Binsar: - Scenic spot in Himalayas

Binsar is a one of the most scenic spot in Himalayas. It is very beautiful place with its picturesque spots situated in Kumaon Himalayas. It is situated in the Kumaon Region of Uttarakhand state and located at the altitude of 2421 mts above from sea level. Binsar is 75 km far from the lake capital of India Nainital. It offers awesome view of snow capped Himalayas and the mountains ranges of Chaukhamba. Trishul Parvat, Nanda Devi Parvat and others. This place is always best for spending your summer holidays in the lap of nature.
You can see their many types of wild animal as well as rare birds and wild flowers. It is also a good place for trekkers. And the weather of Binsar is always good. It also offers the forest of Oaks, Orchard, Rhododendrons and green meadows. So we can say it is really an awesome place.

Tuesday, 16 April 2013

Dehradun: - The Capital of Uttarakhand

Dehradun is the capital of Uttarakhand state, and it is also well known for higher education center. Dehradun is situated in the Doon Valley and at the altitude of 639 mts above from the sea level. The modern town of Dehradun was founded by Guru Ram Rai in the 18th Century. Guru Ram Rai was the son of Sikh Guru Har Rai who was the seventh Guru of Sikh Religion. The City is surrounded by Himalayas peak in the north, Shivalik hills in south, the holy river Ganga in east and the holy river Yamuna in the west side. Dehradun is one of the largest cities in Uttarakhand.

Sunday, 14 April 2013

Pithoragarh: - a hill station in the Himalayas

Pithoragarh is a hill station in the Himalayas of Uttarakhand, it is comes in the Kumaon Region. Pithoragarh is also a District of Uttarakhand, located in the eastern side of Uttarakhand state and Neighboring Tibet in the north side and Nepal in the east side. Pithoragarh offers most beautiful places and also known as little “Kashmir” in Uttarakhand. It has awesome scenic beauty and its serenity. It is located at the altitude of 1648 mts above from the sea level and nested in the foot of Himalayas. Pithoragarh is well mentioned town and also historic landmarks. It was also a major center in the time of Kings of Kumaon. The most holy pilgrims are also start from here which are Kailash and Mansarovar trips. The local language of Pithoragarh is Kumauni and somewhere is also speaking Nepali language.

Saturday, 13 April 2013

Gaurikund- a holy place in Uttarakhand

Gaurikund is a holy place in Uttarakhand, here’s the trek start to the Kedarnath Dham. Gaurikund is well known for hot water kund (Pond) and panoramic views of Himalayas. It is situated in the Rudraprayag districts of Uttarakhand state. It is located at the altitude of 1982 mts above from the sea level. It offers many types of interesting place with view of snow capped Himalayas. Gaurikund is lies between Son-Prayag and Kedarnath. And its distance from Son-Prayag is 5 kms. it is situated at the bank of river Mandakini, which meets with alaknanda at Rudraprayag and make a holy confluence.

Friday, 12 April 2013

Pawan Hans Helicopter online booking for Kedarnath

Pawan Hans is a leading company well known for Helicopter services. Pawan Hans Helicopter services are arranged for the tour of Char- Dham Yatra Uttarakhand, Kedarnath Yatra and Mata Vaishno Devi Yatra in Kashmir. So that Pawan Hans open the online booking for Kedarnath Yatra 2013 in which we can book online helicopter tickets for Kedarnath trip, because Kedarnath is not connected with roads transport, and it is the trekking route of 14 kms from Gaurikund. The Kedarnath Dham opening date is 14 may 2013.
Now Pawan Hans commencing the services of its helicopter from its Helipad Phata to Kedarnath and Kedarnath to Phata, from the date 14th may 2013 to 20th June 2013. And the online booking will be made after 13th April 2013 by the website of Pawan Hans Ltd.

Sunday, 7 April 2013

Chakrata: - a beautiful place

Chakrata is well known for its awesome beauty. It is situated at the altitude of 2118 mts above from the sea level, and it is 98 kms far from Dehradun. And one of the parts of the town is a cantonment of Indian Army. Chakrata is comes in the Dehradun Districts of Uttarakhand state. This place offers various types of beautiful landscapes and Himalayan beauty. It is also attracts the trekkers and nature lovers. You can find here the forest of conifers, rhododendrons and oaks. In the local the place is also known as jaunsar. The area also includes the 3084 mts high peak of Kharamba. In the winter season it is the good place for skiing and skier, and those who want to spend their holidays in snowy places. It has really awesome beautiful places and hills. It is 73 kms far from Mussoorie (The queen of Hills).

Friday, 5 April 2013

Harsil: - a hill station in Uttarakhand

Harsil is well known for an amazing hill station and glorious place in Uttarakhand. It is the best place for those who want to take a peaceful rest in foots of Himalayas. Harsil is away from cities crowd, daily market busy life and pollution. It is situated in the Uttarkashi districts of Uttarakhand state in the bank of Holy River Bhagirathi, and lies between Gangotri and Uttarkashi route. And it is located at the altitude of 2620 mts above from the level. The Distance between Harsil and Gangotri Dham is 25kms.

Thursday, 4 April 2013

Rudraprayag a holy place in Uttarakhand

Rudraprayag offers a various types of interest, like spiritual significance, amazing mountains ranges and a glorious hill station. At Rudraprayag you can see the beauties of Nature and amazing scenic beauty. Rudraprayag was becomes a districts of Uttarakhand in 1997, before it was the part of Chamoli and Pauri Garhwal. The Rudraprayag is well known for the Confluence of Alaknanda and Mandakini, and every year many of visitors come there to visit this sacred confluence. Rudraprayag is also a good pilgrims center. Rudraprayag is the place where the Kedarnath and Badrinath routes are divided. It is said that the place name is taken from Lord Shiva Rudra Avatar. The Ancient Name of Rudraprayag is “Punad”. You can also see now the Punad Village near the Rudraprayag.

Tuesday, 2 April 2013

Joshimath: - a Hill station of Uttarakhand

Joshimath is well known for a glorious hill station in Uttarakhand. It is situated in the Chamoli districts of Uttarakhand state and it is located at the altitude of 1875 mts above from the sea level. The route of Auli is also divided from Joshimath. Auli is 15 kms far from Joshimath. Joshimath is lies between Badrinath and Rishikesh Highway. Badrinath ji is 45 kms far from Joshimath. Tourists can visit any time Joshimath in the Year. Joshimath is always a good place for those who want to take a rest in the lap of nature, and foots of Himalayas. The Ancient name of Joshimath is Jyotirmath its mean the holiest place special dedicated to Lord Shiva and lord Vishnu. Joshimath is also base for trekking route to Valley of Flowers.

Monday, 1 April 2013

Hemkund Sahib the lake of snow

Hemkund Sahib is one of holiest place in the Uttarakhand. It is mostly dedicated for 10th Guru of Sikh religious Guru Govind Singh ji and also dedicated to Hindu religion gods in the time of Lord Rama. Hemkund Sahib is located at the altitude of 4329mts above from the sea level. Hemkund Sahib is also known as Lokpal Lake. It is situated in the Chamoli Districts in Uttarakhand state. The Meaning of Hemkund is Hem means Snow and Kund means Pond so we can say it the pond of snow.

Valley of flowers

Valley of Flowers is known as one of the most beautiful places in India. It is situated in the Chamoli districts of Uttarakhand state at the altitude of 3858 to 3982 mts above from the sea level. Valley of flowers is always a glorious and peaceful place for travelers and visitors. The Valley of flowers was declared as a national park of India on 1982. And it is now become a world heritage site. During the winter it is fully covered by the snow. The valley of flowers is also a home of many wild flowers. It is believed that this place is inhabited by fairies.

Thursday, 28 March 2013

The Holy Ghats in Haridwar

Haridwar is well known place for Holy city and most sacred places in India. There are many of visitor are visits here every year. Haridwar has many of legendary temples with their many mythical stories. By the legends, when was the holy river Ganga came in Haridwar by the pray of King Bhagirath, then the Goddess Ganga said to him that Haridwar will always become a holy Places and any people who take a bath in the River then the River will wash their all sins. So after that many of Kings are make some beautiful Ghats on the name of Hindus God or Bathing Places in the banks of river. So today I tell you about those Holy Ghats in the Haridwar:-

Monday, 25 March 2013

Devprayag: - Origin of the Holy River Ganga

Devprayag is well known for origin of the Holiest River Ganga. Ganga is a holiest river in the Hindu religion and it said that taking a holy dip in River Ganga wash all the sins of people. The Meaning of Devprayag is Dev means God and Prayag means confluence so we can say it in the Hindi Devthirath. Devprayag is the confluence of rivers Bhagirathi and Alaknanda. You can also see the amazing view of two different colors of both rivers in Devprayag confluence. Devprayag is situated in the Tehri Garhwal District and some part of Devprayag is also comes in Pauri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand state. It is located at the elevation of 618mts above from the sea level.

Sunday, 24 March 2013

Auli: - Skiing Destination in Uttarakhand

Auli is one of the most popular skiing destinations in India. It is situated in the Chamoli Garhwal district of Uttarakhand State. It is located at the elevation of 2519 to 3049 mts from the sea level. Auli offers the best skiing place to the visitors. Auli is a Meadow and in the regional language it is known as “Bugyal”. Auli is also going to SAF winter games from 2010. Auli is covered with many of himalayan mountains range. You can see the amazing view of mountains range from the Auli. The Slopes of Auli provides enough thrills and excited feeling to professional skier and tourists. Auli provides the various ranges of Mountain Nanda Devi, Mana Mountain and the Kamat Mountains.