Monday, June 26, 2017
Culture

Culture

Uttarakhand which has earned the epithet of being referred to as "Dev Bhoomi" is a culturally rich state. The heavenly state is famous for its rich cultural heritage, art, dialects, monuments, delicacies, ancient temples and the simple people residing in the hills.

Mahasu Devta, Hanol

उत्तराखंड में लोक देवताओ से सम्बंधित अनेक कथा सुनने को मिलती है पर जौनसार के लोक देवता महासू की कथा बहुत ही रोचक है। उत्तराखंड की हरी भरी वादियां देवताओं का प्रिय स्थान है। देवभूमि...
Kumaoni Nath Designs

Kumaoni Nath or Nathuli is a gigantic piece of jewellery that is crafted in gold and worn in the left nostril. This gorgeous mammoth size nose ring has minimal work done on it. Unlike...
Pahadi Food Habbits

We Love Phuka Hua Bhaat We know the perfect taste of Jaggery with tea Normal Salt? Naaaa Because Coke and Pepsi are too old fashioned Because Jakhya is our kitchen's Hero Pahadi aur Shikar, jaise do purane yaar Tea is...
Tehri Nath Design

The magnolious Garhwali Nath is a traditional nose ring that is worn by the married Pahadi women. This resplendent ornament is a large hoop studded with precious stones and pearls, encircling the cheek area....

The culturally grandiose, Kumaon region of Uttarakhand celebrates many distinctive festivals that are famous in this zone, to name a few there is ‘Bhitauli’ which means ‘to meet’. This auspicious festival is devoted to...
Bedu Pako Song goes International

Fondly referred to as the cultural anthem of Uttarakhand, ’Bedu Pako’ is a Kumaoni folk song that has transcended the borders, languages, cultures and is now performed universally by those who appreciate and admire...
Tehri Nath

The beautiful Pahari women of Uttarakhand are fond of wearing jewellery specially crafted in silver or gold, adding grace and femininity to their personality. If you have ever visited the hills, you must have...
Tehri Nath Designs

Nathuli is something that we Paharis can't miss in a wedding. It is a big traditional gold ring embellished with precious rubies and beads. Every bride shares the similar passion for adorning Nathuli on...
Ramman on Republic Day

The Ramman festival is performed as an offering to the village deity called 'Bhumiya Devta' in the courtyard of Bhumiya Devta temple. About 18 people participate in the performance and play 18 characters wearing...
Rung community festival - Kandali

Many people must be aware of the term ‘Kandali’ which is a plant that causes itchy rashes when it comes in contact with the skin. During childhood days, when we used to create nuisance...