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10 Things You Should Know About Nanda Devi Raj Jat Yatra

by Deepak Bisht
Aug 25, 2014

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Nanda Devi Raj Jat is a pilgrimage of epic proportions that passes through the mighty Himalayan peaks of Nanda Devi Sanctuary. It combines obscure faith in Goddess Nanda, mysteries of nature and thrills of an enduring journey where thousands of devotees from Kumaon and Garhwal region participate wholeheartedly.

1. Once in 12 Long Years

Like the grand Khumbh Mela, Nanda Devi Raj Jat Yatra is also organized once in 12 years. Due to floods in 2013, the yatra was postponed to 2014. If you are not going for Nanda Devi Raj Jat Yatra this year then you will have to wait till year 2026.

Nanda Devi Raj Jat Yatra

Nanda Devi Raj Jat Yatra (src: facebook.com)

Deepak Bisht

Deepak Bisht

Simple Man with Simple Dreams. Promoting Uttarakhand Culture, Language and Tourism. Travel Enthusiast, Entrepreneur and eUttaranchal Co-Founder

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akhilesh mehra Says

After clicking the video it is written as gadhwali song while it is a kumaouni song