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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.

ROSE Kanda: A Success Story on Eco-Tourism

ROSE Kanda: A Success Story on Eco-Tourism

Currently, they are building a community centre for village people whose houses are in a bad state due to the flash floods and mud slides....
Do Chief Ministers of Uttarakhand lack leadership?

Do Chief Ministers of Uttarakhand lack leadership?

As per latest orders released by Nainital High Court President Rule is on hold in Uttarakhand till 31st March where Harish Rawat has to prove...
Maletha Movement: A Success Story

Maletha Movement: A Success Story

All of us know about the Chipko Andolan or Chipko Movement in India, which started in April 1973 because of the deforestation in the Grahwal...
Green People – Agro Tourism in Uttarakhand

Green People – Agro Tourism in Uttarakhand

Green People is a Non-Government Organisation, which initiated "High Altitude High-End Agro Tourism" in Uttarakhand in different villages of Tehri, Rudraprayag and Uttarkashi districts. Vision...
Project Aipan: An Effort to Revive an Ancient Art Form of Kumaon

Project Aipan: An Effort to Revive an Ancient Art Form of Kumaon

A civilization's traditions, culture and customs are its founding stones. And these stones are bound and cemented together with the help of art, music, dance...
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....
Reviving the legacy of Old Tehri with Gambhir Singh Chauhan

Reviving the legacy of Old Tehri with Gambhir Singh Chauhan

Uttarakhand has been home to many environmentalists from Jim Corbett to Sundar Lal Bahuguna and Chandi Prasad Bhatt. Uttarakhand is aptly the land of Gods,...
Funny Video on Silly Facts About Kumaoni People

Funny Video on Silly Facts About Kumaoni People

This is a funny video created by Suman Malekani on few silly facts about Kumaoni People. This includes calling mother (Iza) for various reasons, About...
Tehri Garhwal during Monsoons

Tehri Garhwal during Monsoons

The above picture was taken during the monsoons in Tehri District, near Tehri Dam on Tehri-Srinagar Road. The whole surrounding becomes lush green offering some...
An Inspiring Documentary that people of Uttarakhand must watch

An Inspiring Documentary that people of Uttarakhand must watch

Lifelines - A short video portrait from the Himalayas About Lifelines Uttarakhand State has one of the highest unemployment rates in India. People of Uttarakhand...
Chai ku Pudiya – A Rare Old Garhwali Folk Song

Chai ku Pudiya – A Rare Old Garhwali Folk Song

A old garhwali song by regional singers, sung in a very classical style. Few lines from the song चाय कु पुड़िया बौजी चाय कु पुड़िया,...
Helpful Travel Tips that will make your journey nostalgic at Uttarakhand

Helpful Travel Tips that will make your journey nostalgic at Uttarakhand

To visit a new place is highly interesting as it is a thrilling experience but at the same time, the traveller has to be very...