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The mysterious story of Sadhus residing in the Himalayas!
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The mysterious story of Sadhus residing in the Himalayas!

This is an incident of 1942 when the king of Kumaon invited an army officer of Western Command, LP. Farrel for a picnic trip to the hills. There was a special reason for inviting Mr. Farrel; in spite of his being a Britisher he was very much ... Speaking Tree, 1 week ago

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Trekking to the Milam Glacier in Uttarakhand

For a snow-covered adventure in Uttarakhand, trek to the Kumaon Himalaya's major glacier—Milam Glacier in Munsiyari, Pithoragarh district. A 24-hour journey in a UP Roadways bus is not the most comfortable way to get to Munsiyari, I realise, as ...
 Outlook Traveller1 day ago
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Spring in the Middle Himalayas: Shyamkhet, Uttarakhand

The quaint homestay, Himalaica, in Shyamkhet, complements the excellence of springtime in Kumaon It was Holi, and we were shivering in the pre-dawn chill, trying to keep our eyes open, while our taxi rushed up at great speed from Kathgodam, past ...
 Outlook Traveller1 month ago

From Oct 1, travel in Vivekanand's footsteps in the Kumaon hills

PITHORGARH: In a move intended to showcase the deep connection that Swami Vivekananda had with the Kumaon hills, the Kumaon Mandal Vikas Nigam (KMVN) is starting for the first time a package tour titled 'Memories of Swami Vivekanand' from October 1 ...
 Times of India4 weeks ago

#TravelTales: Exploring the Kumaoni Village Where Bob Dylan, George Harrison and Nehru Vacationed

Ahidden jewel in the crown of Uttarakhand, thesmall and peaceful village of Kasar Devi has everything that makes it a perfect getaway for backpackers budget friendly homestays, friendly locals, amellow vibe and spectacularHimalayan views. Located ...
 Yahoo! India1 month ago
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Kumaon Literary Festival set to host many Pakistani speakers

New Delhi, Sep 21 (UNI) Unperturbed by unrest in Kashmir and the developments following the deadly Uri terror attack, several eminent Pakistani speakers from literary fraternity will be participating in the Second edition of Kumaon Literary Festival ...
 United News of India1 month ago

Top 7 Places to Visit in Ranikhet

Nestled amid a dense forest of towering pine and deodar trees with the majestic Himalayas in the backdrop, Ranikhet is a pristine little cantonment town in Almora district of Uttarakhand. It is located at an average altitude of 1,869 metres above ...
 MapsofIndia1 month ago

Indian, US armies begin joint exercise in Chaubattia tomorrow

Defence corporation A joint military training exercise 'Yudh Abhyas-2016' will be conducted in the foothills of the Himalayas at Chaubattia in Almora district of Kumaon from September 14 to 27. This will be the 12th edition of the exercise hosted ...
 Chandigarh Tribune1 month ago

The other side of the Himalayas

A guide to lesser-known scenic hill stations and treks in the Himalayas Ninety per cent of visitors to the Indian Himalayas keep visiting the same 10 per cent of places, over and over again. Pilgrimages aside, the hill stations and treks attract ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
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Uttarakhand: A photo tour

A photo tour of Kumaon bestowed a great deal more than better photography. I barely remember the first few hours of the drive. I was diving in and out of a disturbed sleep, hoping our journey had ended. You see, I detest drives on hill roads.
 Outlook Traveller1 month ago
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