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Apna Uttrakhand

Monday, January 25, 2016

Uttarakhand, a state in northern India crossed by the Great Himalayas, is known for its Hindu pilgrimage sites. Rishikesh and haridwar a major center for yoga study, was made famous by the Beatles’ 1968 visit. The city hosts the evening Ganga Aarti, a spiritual gathering on the sacred Ganges River. The state's forested Jim Corbett National Park shelters Bengal tigers and other native wildlife.
places to visit in uttrakhand

Uttrakannd have many popular places to visit,and every month millions of peoples come from diffrent countries and cities.Here we discuss some popular places in uttrakhand which are very popular.

RishikeshRishikesh is a beautiful place  in India’s northern state of Uttarakhand, in the Himalayan foothills beside the Ganges River. The river is considered holy, and the city is renowned as a center for studying yoga and meditation. Temples and ashrams (centers for spiritual studies) line the eastern bank around Swarg Ashram, a traffic-free, alcohol-free and vegetarian enclave upstream from Rishikesh town.There are many other options are available for enjoyment like river rafting,tracking etc.

Haridwar - Haridwar is an ancient and very beautifulcity and important Hindu pilgrimage site in North India's Uttarakhand state, where the River Ganges exits the Himalayan foothills. The largest of several sacred ghats (bathing steps), Har Ki Pauri hosts a nightly Ganga Aarti (river-worshipping ceremony) in which tiny flickering lamps are floated off the steps. Worshippers fill the city during major festivals including the annual Kanwar Mela.

Lakshman Jhula - Lakshman Jhula is an iron suspension bridge situated in Rishikesh in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. It was erected over the Ganges river and is a landmark of Rishikesh. A similar bridge further downstream from Lakshman Jhula is Ram Jhula..

Nanda Devi - Nanda Devi is the very highest mountain in Uttarakhand, this is the third highest mountain in India, and the highest located entirely within the country; owing to this geography it was considered the highest known .

Tiffin Top - A very beautiful and popular picnic spot in NainitalTiffin Top is located at an height of 2290 mtrs on Ayarpatta hill. Also known as Dorothy's Seat, Tiffin Top provides a magnificent 360 degree view of the Nainital town. 

HemKund - Hemkund Sahib, known as Gurudwara Sri Hemkunt Sahib Ji, is a Sikh place of worship and pilgrimage site in Chamoli district, Uttarakhand, India.

Mansa Devi Temple Haridwar - This temple is situated in bilwa parvat in haridwar. you can go by cable car or by walk. Mansa devi Temple is very famous temple in haridwar city.

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