Browsing tag: Himalayas

Himalayan Ranges

Trans Himalayan Ranges of India


The Himalayan Ranges is the highest mountain ranges of the world which extend approximately 1,500 miles (2,400 km) along the border between India and Tibet with fifty odd mountains exceeding over 7,200 meters high.   The Himalayan range owns many of the Earth’s highest peaks making Mount Everest the loftiest mountain peak of them all at

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

The frozen mystique of Chandernahan!


The snow covered peaks of Chandernahan create an aura of rawness which will surely leave you bewildered.  This is what I felt when I arrived at Janglikh, a sleepy hamlet in the upper Himalayas in District Shimla of Himachal Pradesh. Janglikh can also be considered as the starting point of trek to the mighty Chandernahan,