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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.

A Walk Down The Pahadi Memory Lane

A Walk Down The Pahadi Memory Lane

"Dedicated to my childhood and to all my fellow pahadis around the world" – Kavita Adhikari I had the opportunity to see and grow up...
शिवभूमि उत्तराखंड : केदारखंड व मानसखंड

शिवभूमि उत्तराखंड : केदारखंड व मानसखंड

लेखक: सुधीर जुगरान "नाद" सृष्टि की उत्पत्ति का, प्रस्फुटित होता आदि योगी शिव के डमरू से। शिव सनातन हिन्दू धर्म के ऐसे देवता है जो...
25 Hilarious Pahadi Expression of Gollum To Tickle Your Funny Bone

25 Hilarious Pahadi Expression of Gollum To Tickle Your Funny Bone

1. When everybody is dancing on Dhol Damau and suddenly they ask me to join. Feeling so shy! [caption id="attachment_10331" align="aligncenter" width="625"] Photo credit: New...
Legend of Madho Singh Bhandari: The Man who replenished Maletha Village

Legend of Madho Singh Bhandari: The Man who replenished Maletha Village

As you traverse in the alleys of Srinagar town, 5 km from here you’ll see a hushed village called Maletha idyllically situated on the Devprayag...
Kedarnath Temple – Sadhguru demystifies its spiritual grace

Kedarnath Temple – Sadhguru demystifies its spiritual grace

The moment one catches the first glimpse of the majestic Kedarnath Temple perched at a staggering height of  3,500 meters, one could sense the feeling...
Polling Officials conquer snow laden booths at 10,000 ft for 275 voters in U’khand

Polling Officials conquer snow laden booths at 10,000 ft for 275 voters in U’khand

With news surfacing that Uttarakhand has set a benchmark with a record-breaking 68% voting in the Assembly Elections 2017, we mustn’t forget that the credit...
Dehradun – A Capital City With a Poor Model of Development

Dehradun – A Capital City With a Poor Model of Development

Its existence as a part of Uttarakhand Best known as the state capital of Uttarakhand, Dehradun is a place where development should have been clearly visible. More so,...
Inspirational Story of Chef. Ishan Bahukhandi, the Youngest International Indian Master Chef at 2016 Olympics

Inspirational Story of Chef. Ishan Bahukhandi, the Youngest International Indian Master Chef at 2016 Olympics

The inspirational story of this young chef who took the 2016 Rio Olympics by storm with his flavoursome dishes, will make you recall Ishan of...
Two Uttarakhand youth revive rural tourism – one Pahadi House at a time

Two Uttarakhand youth revive rural tourism – one Pahadi House at a time

On June 2013, when Kedarnath floods devastated all what came in its way, a thriving rafting resort at Rishikesh was also devoured by the relentless...
A Confused Kumauni – Uttarakhand Diaries

A Confused Kumauni – Uttarakhand Diaries

To some extent, it’s largely seen that traditions and culture are on verge of depletion. As the new generation is moving out of their nest...
George Everest Mussoorie: A Colonial Architecture in Ruins

George Everest Mussoorie: A Colonial Architecture in Ruins

Perched on a hushed hilltop, few kilometres away from the tourist paradise Mussoorie, lays a legacy in ruins. The George Everest House (also known as...
‘eUttaranchal’s Clean Up Drive at Nun River’- A Mission which became an Anthem

‘eUttaranchal’s Clean Up Drive at Nun River’- A Mission which became an Anthem

2017 has arrived and dear god, there couldn’t be a better way to bid adieu to 2016 than having a clean-up drive at Nun river...
Cancer Survivor Sarika Rana’s Inspirational Story- A Journey Beyond Life

Cancer Survivor Sarika Rana’s Inspirational Story- A Journey Beyond Life

I was born and brought up in the lap of nature - the Himalayas, in a small town of Uttarakhand. Glancing at the floating clouds...
Kumaoni Nath Designs

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...
Memories of School Life Spent in Hills

Memories of School Life Spent in Hills

 Eating 'Daal-Bhaat' in the morning  Day time school and uphill trek Daily classes in the school field 'Maas Shaab' and 'Gudji' is our Sir and...
10 Sweet and Salty Habits of Pahadi Moms

10 Sweet and Salty Habits of Pahadi Moms

She misses our Pahadi friends more than us When she becomes Danvir Karna She forgets the world when Pahadi relatives come She can do farming...
10 Ultimate Pahadi Food Habits

10 Ultimate Pahadi Food Habits

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...
Garhwali Nath Designs

Garhwali Nath Designs

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...
The Pahadi Super Powers

The Pahadi Super Powers

They are best cook in the world No seat? its OK, we know how to deal Serving army since world war - I All tasks...
15 Historical Places in Uttarakhand to Visit this Year

15 Historical Places in Uttarakhand to Visit this Year

The Himalayan beauty, Uttarakhand has always been the honeypot for the adventure addicts and nature worshippers, who like to explore its lesser known and remote...