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A new pitch

Almora, nestled in the Kumaon region of Uttarakhand, is known for its panoramic view of the Himalayas, the Nanda Devi temple and delicious cuisine. But it might come as surprise to some that the beautiful scarves from here, hand woven by the Panchachuli women ... The Financial Chronicle, 1 month ago

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The Hindu, 4 months ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Bijlee on its way, ahead of elections

Khati's prominence in Kumaon comes from its location on the trail to the Pindari glacier. It is the last village before the snow-capped peaks of Zero Point, two days walk away. Khati does not have electricity. Nearby villages do. One of the most ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 week ago

Cept faculty's book on the Himalayas launched

AHMEDABAD: A faculty of Cept University has written one of the most comprehensive books on the Himalayas and the architecture of its cities. 'Himalayan Cities - Settlement Patterns, Public Places and Architecture', written by Professor Pratyush ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago
The Hindu

An equal gender

Next year, Uttara will celebrate its silver jubilee. The quarterly local magazine that has been inspiring women in the Kumaon hills of Uttarakhand for nearly 25 years, is readying for the release of three books of selected poetry, interviews and its ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
Hindustan Times

Historic Jasuli Shaukyani inns cry for attention

There are no private or public bodies now to look after the inns or caravanserais built by Jasuli Shaukyani, a wealthy widow, during the British period. The Jasuli inns are in a dilapidated condition. (HT Photo) To understand how these inns ...
 Hindustan Times18 hours ago

Poor road network may deprive tourists of trekking in glaciers

ad connectivity coupled with heavy snow, has deprived tourists of trekking in famous Pindari, Kafni and Sunderdunga glaciers in Kumaon's Bageshwar district. The concern here is primarily the commencement of tourist season combined with poor road ...
 New Delhi Pioneer6 days ago


Enormous lake with an island at center is a popular tourist destination located in the Nainital district of the Indian state of Uttarakhand. It is located at an altitude of around 1200 meters, and is named after Bhima, one of the Pandavas from the ...
 IndiaPost1 week ago

I was trying to make sense of the jungle mosaic across a territory as big as France

Pradip Krishen The scale of Jungle Trees of Central India is vast. How challenging was the research and fieldwork that went into the making of this book? The difficult part for me was not identifying the trees. The hard bit was breaking down the ...
 Indian Express1 week ago
The Hindu

On the trail of the man-eater

Tiger, tiger burning bright In the forests of the night, What immortal hand or eye Could frame thy fearful symmetry? These lines from William Blake's The Tiger, bring to mind a fearsome creature whose eyes, fiery and red, look out at you ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
The Sunday Indian

Taming all odds

The intrepid man has been on the top of the world five times. The incredible woman has opened the way for other Indians to the southernmost tip of the earth. There can be no couple quite as poles apart as the adventurous Dharmshaktus MAYANK SINGH ...
 The Sunday Indian1 month ago
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