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Kedarnath yatra suspended till May 16

Snowfall in the higher reaches of Garhwal Himalayas and intermittent rains in lower areas affected the Char Dham yatra on Tuesday with the pilgrimage to the famous Kedarnath shrine suspended till......

Almost a year after Uttarakhand floods, Badrinath shrine reopens

The sacred portals of Badrinath shrine in Garhwal Himalayas were reopened on Monday after a gap of six months amid chants of vedic hymns and elaborate rituals. Nearly 5,000 devotees paid obeisance......

Yatra to Kedarnath to be resumed on October 1: CM

Pilgrimage to Kedarnath shrine in Garhwal Himalayas, which was suspended in the wake of the June calamity in Uttarakhand, will be resumed on October one, Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna on Thursday......

Char Dham pilgrimage begins

The Char Dham pilgrimagebegan on Wednesday with the reopening of the Gangotri and the Yamnotri shrines in the Garhwal Himalayas after six months.Amidst blowing of conches and reciting of Vedic......

Mamta Rawat: The unsung hero of Bankoli, Uttarakhand

Mamta Rawat is one among the thousands who were rendered homeless during the June 2013 Uttarakhand floods. Six months on, however, not much work on relocation or rehabilitation has started. And......

The 2 billion dollar boom town

If you haven't heard of Rudrapur, you've probably already missed the boat. With $2 billion in investments, this foothill town is the next big address for industry.A little over four centuries ago,......

How to buy a dream house in the hills

Astyuttarasyaam dishi devataatmaaHimaalayo naama nagaadhiraajah.Puuravaaparau toyanidhii vagaahyaSthith parvitivyaaiava maanadandaha.Himalayas, the king of kings in the north,is the soul of the......

Why Chhada is the hottest designer..

The 50-something Chandu Chhada is not your regular Page Three celebrity. And the India-born, Hong Kong-based architect and interior designer is seldom in the news.But he's among hospitality......

Abhi-Ash visit Kedarnath shrine

Abhishek Bachchan along with his actress wife Aishwarya Rai and mother Jaya Bachchanvisited the Kedarnath shrine and offered prayers to Lord Shiva in Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand on Friday.......

  People speak for garhwal himalayas

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sudhakar kuruvada
Q. Garhwali language , Where it is spoken?
Sudhakar Kuruvada:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/garhwali-language--where-it-is-spoken/25160650/answers/

Jas Dsouza
Q. what is the meaning of Shivling?
Jas Dsouza:  A. The Garhwali language is a Central Pahari language belonging to the Northern Zone of Indo-Aryan languages. It is primarily spoken by the Garhwali...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-meaning-of-shivling/21853856/answers/25160655

Jas Dsouza
Q. Kedarnath is located at a height of 3,584 metres in the Rudraprayag District. It is one of the Char Dhams (four main revered pilgrimage sites) in the Garhwal Himalayas. The Chardham Yatra comprises of a pilgrimage to Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri in Uttarakhand.Have you anytime visited Here !
Jas Dsouza:  A. No. But expecting such visit after completing our responsiblity more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/kedarnath-is-located-at-a-height-of-3584-metres-in-the-rudra/21853856/answers/20177023

vilas manohar deshpande
Q. What are the sight-seeing places in and around Pauri,Garhwal(india)?
Vilas Manohar Deshpande:  A. Himalaya and Hydal power project more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-are-the-sight-seeing-places-in-and-around-paurigarhwali/20176986/answers/18004739

QnA Quiz
Q. What does really Shivling signifies?
QnA Quiz:  A. Shivling (Garhwal Himalaya), is a mountain in Uttarakhand, India, which as per Hindu mythology is one of the abode of Lord Shiva. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-does-really-shivling-signifies/18004737/answers/16343823

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A perfect getaway

BANGALORE: As we meandered through the stark and steep ranges of the Garhwal Himalayas, we observed the denudation of the unique ecological... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bangalore/A-perfect-getaway/2014/07/10/article2322839.ece
Uttarakhand goes all out to woo tourists back

Uttarakhand is trying all possible ways to lure tourists back and allay their fears after floods and landslides ravaged the state last year. From... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/news/uttarakhand-goes-all-out-to-woo-tourists-back/1267852/
Destruction Designed by our own Hands

Kaushal Kishore (Follow @HolyGanga) The terrible catastrophe caused by heavy rains and floods in various parts of North India has shaken the... ...

http://bodhita.com/kedarnath/
Take a Hike

Trekking is big in the summers and now, women-only groups are set to conquer new terrains. Some of the new Himalayan Treks for 2014 are: Great... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/lifestyle/travel/Take-a-Hike/2014/07/06/article2313991.ece
Climate change altering rhododendron bloom time, says report

The blooming of rhododendrons heralds the onset of spring in the Himalayas, but thanks to climate change they are now flowering early in the winter... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/climate-change-altering-rhododendron-bloom-time-says-report-114070100242_1.html

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