Monday, June 26, 2017
General

General

Read articles, news and new trends prevailing in Uttarakhand to brush up your knowledge about Uttarakhand which is evolving rapidly. Reading is addicting and when you read you not only educate yourself about certain things but you also condemn the ideology of other people.

Roads are considered as the lifeline of a nation. For the 7th biggest country in the world, roads are the paramount necessity for the nation's development. Since Independence, various regimes at the helm have...

'Mountains are calling' read a friend's Facebook update. Are they? For most people in Uttarakhand, it is the cities that are calling. While the mountains are luring city dwellers for vacations, the natives are...
Ramman Festival

रम्माण के दौरान जिन ऐतिहासिक और काल्पनिक पात्रों द्वारा दर्शकों का मनोरंजन किया जाता है वे इस प्रकार है बण्यां-बण्यांण, मल्ल, कुरु-जोगी आदि। रम्माण उत्सव में बहुत से देवताओं के मुखोटे लगा कर नृत्य...
Prabha Devi Semwal

आज उनके द्वारा उगाये गए जंगल में पेड़ो की संख्या ५०० से अधिक है. जिसमे विभिन्न तरह के पेड़ है. जहां इमारती लकडियो से लेकर जानवरो को घास में देने वाले पेड़ों, रीठा, बाँझ,...

Introduction Pointing towards an old dilapidated house, Dharma Singh Rana tells me that he has spent his entire childhood and adulthood under that thatched roof. He vividly remembers that his house was devoid of basic...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lq5sGngaogM

Few kilometers from the lively and festive hill station of Mussoorie lies one of the most haunted places in Uttarakhand - Lambi Dehar Mines. A place of tragedy in the past, the spooky ruins of...
Chaainsheel Trek becomes 2017 Trek of the Year, along with Dronagiri

Celebrated for its phenomenal natural beauty that garlands the Himalayan state, Uttarakhand has earned accolades in its name by offering the best trekking expeditions in the sylvan hills of Garhwal and Kumaon region. Many...

The less trodden trail of Jumma-Dronagiri which is associated with Lord Hanuman’s search for the life-saving herb, Sanjeevni Booti has come into limelight for all good reasons. As this venerated trekking route has been...
Kothar article by Rajender bisht

In the modern times, Kothars are slowly disappearing in the hills. The new generation has become ignorant of such techniques. They are lured by modern gadgets and have developed a high dependency on market...

"Dedicated to my childhood and to all my fellow pahadis around the world" – Kavita Adhikari I had the opportunity to see and grow up in different parts of India and my childhood was nothing...