Uttarakhand Stories

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.

Bagwal Mela in Devidhura

Bagwal Mela in Devidhura

Recently some changes are introduced by organisers to celebrate the occasion. Stone pelting is replaced by flowers and fruits like apples and pears. Every year...
Kumaoni Holi Songs and Videos

Kumaoni Holi Songs and Videos

  Holi Songs can be divided into two parts Bhakti Parak (Devotional or Spiritual) and Shringar Parak (Beauty and fun oriented) Following are the popular...
Kumaon ki Holi

Kumaon ki Holi

The uniqueness of the Kumaoni Holi lies in its being a musical affair in the form of Baithki Holi, Khari Holi and the Mahila Holi....
Golu Devta Temple – Where Bells are Symbol of Faith

Golu Devta Temple – Where Bells are Symbol of Faith

One of the most famous temples of Kumaon region is Golu Devta Chitai Temple, dedicated to Gollu or Goljyu Devta a Avtar of Lord Shiva...
10 Things You Should Know About Nanda Devi Raj Jat Yatra

10 Things You Should Know About Nanda Devi Raj Jat Yatra

Note: The following Nanda Devi Raj Jat yatra pictures are taken from various Internet sources and name of original owner is not known. If you...