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Aadi Himani Chanumda

Aadi Himani Chamunda Pilgrimage Trek


During my tenure as a telecom engineer in Dharamshala way back in 2007,  I was always remain fascinated with the big & mighty Dhauladhar ranges. But due to the type of my job I was not able to hike any one of them. Triund trek was very famous among Indians & foreigners but I couldn’t

Chanshal Pass

Chanshal Pass – Pabbar Valley, Rohru


Chanshal is the highest peak of Shimla district situated at height of 4220m .It is  approx .170 KM away from Shimla but why to visit Chanshal this question arises every ones mind. The answer is quite simple as Valley is very calm & cool having tremendous scenic beauty. This pass & valley is very less

Shimla

Ghost Stories in Shimla Travel


Shimla, the summer capital of the British era, is still one of the most favorite hill stations among tourists.  The rolling hills, the lush green environment and the magnificent architecture have a magnetic pull.  Poets have written verses of the beauty of Shimla in the most aesthetic manner.  Who could have thought that the ‘Queen

Sirmaur – The Peach Valley


On the map of India, Sirmaur is situated in the Shivalik range of outer Himalayas.  The boundaries of Sirmaur touch Shimla, Solan, Punjab, Haryana and Uttrakhand. Nestled in the south-eastern part of Himachal Pradesh, Sirmaur has etched its place as the ‘The Peach Valley’ of India.  The rural region is mountainous zone dominated by the

at Himalayan National Park

Great Himalayan National Park


The Himalayan mountain range in the Asian continent has been standing tall ever since the emergence of land.  The awe-inspiring towering Himalayas do not have any competitors as it has remained the highest mountain range to exist on the planet earth accommodating world’s highest peak Mount Everest.  It separates the plains of the Tibetan Plateau

Bhureshwar Mahadev

Invoking the blessings of Lord Shiva at Bhureshwar Mahadev


The mist cleared up slowly and so did my doubts on how high I had reached. This was Bhureshwar Mahadev, a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva located in Sirmaur district of Himachal Pradesh. We had started from Solan early morning and reached Naina tikkar, a small village 15 km from Solan town. Though connectivity to

Barog Tunnel – The Story And The Myth


Haunted stories are liked for their eeriness and ability to bring goose bumps. Today, I have a haunted story about a dark, dungy tunnel, known as Barog Tunnel that symbolizes an unfinished work. The story starts with a British engineer, Colonel Barog, in charge of carving a tunnel through a mountain for the Kalka-Shimla Railway.