Kangra Fort

Kangra Fort is a believed to be the oldest dated fort in India, on the outskirts of the Himalayan town of Kangra, near Dharamsala. Kangra Fort This National Monument is considered as one among the most beautiful forts or best forts in India. Kangra Fort was built by the the Rajput Katoch dynasty of the…

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Great Himalayan National Park

Great Himalayan National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is spread over an area of 1,171 square kilometers, at an altitude of 1500 to 6000 meters, among the mountain peaks of Kullu, Himachal Pradesh state in India. A Bulbul in the Great Himalayan National Park. The Great Himalayan Park is classified by UNESCO as one…

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Chamba Hill Station, Heritage Monuments, Pahari Paintings

Chamba is an ancient and famous hill station town in Himachal Pradesh state, India. It is situated at an altitude 996 meters (3268 feet) and is an ideal holiday retreat. Its is also a nature lovers paradise. Chamba from across the river. This Hill Station town is situated on the banks of the Ravi River,…

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Bibi Ka Maqbara, Taj of the Deccan, Mausoleum

Bibi Ka Maqbara is the mausoleum of the first wife of sixth Mughal emperor Aurangzeb. Bibi Ka Maqbara is situated at Aurangabad in Maharashtra state, India. Bibi Ka Maqbara at Aurangabad. Bibi-Ka-Maqbara in a mausoleum in memory of Dilras Banu Begum, who was posthumously known as Rabia-ud-Daurani. Unlike his father. Emperor Aurangzeb never built any…

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Kalpa, Buddhist Monasteries, Handicrafts

Kalpa is a small hill station town in Sutlej Valley, Kinnaur district, Himachal Pradesh; famous for its apple orchards, ancient temples and Buddhist monasteries. Kalpa Hill station Town in H.P. Most people follow both Buddhism and Hinduism and many temples have deities of both religions. The town is situated at an average altitude of 2,960…

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Sherabling Monastery,Palpung Monastery,Thangka paintings

Sherabling Monastery alias Palpung Monastery, is Buddhist Monastery situated near Bir in Himachal Pradesh state of India. Palpung Monastery was founded by the 8th Kenting Tai Situpa, Chokyi Jugne, in 1727. Image taken during the visit of His Holiness the Dalai Lama to Sherabling Monastery in March 2015. Image Courtesy – Central Tibetan Administration website….

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Spiti Valley, Ki Monastery, Tabo Monastery, Cinematography

Spiti Valley is a Himalayan desert mountain valley known for its spellbound scenery. The valley is in Spiti and Lahaul districts of Himachal Pradesh, India. It is located in between India and Tibet. Spiti means ‘The Middle Land’ and hence the name. Spiti Valley and nearby areas are the gateway to the northern reaches of…

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Tattapani Hot Water Springs

Tattapani is a small village near the Hill Station town of Shimla in Himachal Pradesh state of India, where a chain of hot water springs exists along the right banks of the river Sutlej. Tattapani Hot Water Springs. Tattapani Hot Water Sulphur Springs are situated at an altitude of around 650 meters above sea level….

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