Kinnaur in the Himalayas

mythology to modernity by S. C. Bajpai

Publisher: Concept in New Delhi

Written in English
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StatementS.C. Bajpai.
LC ClassificationsDS485.H5 B34, DS485K48 B34
The Physical Object
Pagination247 p., [4] p. of plates :
Number of Pages247
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Open LibraryOL21738674M

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About The Book. The work is a study of the cultural heritage of the trans-Himalayan area of Himachal Pradesh, especially Kinnaur, that involves documentation of traditional institutions like temples, monasteries, Bon chos, artefacts, forts and old dialects of various ethnic groups.

Relying on field studies, the volume throws light on the socio-economic and cultural life of the people of the region of Kinnaur. Get this from a library. The Kinnaurese of the Himalayas.

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Negi Loktus. Kinnaur is one of the twelve administrative districts of the state of Himachal Pradesh in northern India. The district is divided into three administrative areas – Pooh, Kalpa, and Nichar (Bhabanagar), and has six tehsils (counties).

The administrative headquarters of the district is at Reckong mountain peak of Kinnaur Kailash is found in this district. Overview Kinnaur is one of twelve administrative districts in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. The Kinnaur district is blessed with magnificent mountain and valley scenery and a distinctive cultural and ethnic mix that mutates from Aryan Hindu to Tibetan Buddhist as you progress eastward.

Amongst dizzy Himalayan heights, Kinnaur, once a forbidden land, is now a treasure’s trove for the daring and adventurers seekers.

From the righteous greens of Sangla valley with well developed orchards of apricots and apples, to the magnificent panorama of Chitkul, India’s last village on Indo-Tibet border, and from the stunning sight of Mt. Kinner Kailash, abode of Lord Shiva from Kalpa. Himalayas: Satellite view of the Kinnaur Kailash (draped over SRTM digital elevation model) The Kinnar Kailasha (locally known as Kinner Kailash) is a mountain in the Kinnaur district of the Indian state Himachal Pradesh.

Kinnaur Kailash has a height of meters and is considered sacred by both Hindu and Buddhist Kinnauris. 2 days ago  Kinnaur surrounded by the Tibet to the east, in the northeast corner of Himachal Pradesh, about kms from Shimla is a tremendously beautiful district having the three high mountains ranges i.e.

Zanskar, Greater Himalayas and Dhauladhar, enclosing valleys of Sutlej, Spiti, Baspa and their tributaries. All the valleys are strikingly beautiful.

We are so much interested in the Spiti area, being impressed with the book “Spiti – Adventure in the Trans-Himalaya” written by Mr. Harish Kapadia. There seems to be still many veiled untrodden peaks in Spiti and Kinnaur.

It is an isolated, jagged and mountainous area expanding on either side of the Sutlej, a river that from the bulk of Kinner Kāilash, crosses the entire chain of the Himalaya down to the plains of Punjab. 80 km long and 55 km wide, the district of Kinnaur borders that of Lahul and Spiti (Himachal Pradesh) to the north, Tibet to the east, the.

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Greater Himalaya, Dauladhar and Zanskar - the world famous mountain ranges are housed in Kinnaur. Mount Kinner Kailash ( metres above sea level) is believed to be the humble abode of Lord Shiva from where he controls the Universe.

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With its sumptuous mix of traditions, spiritual beliefs, festivals, architecture and landscapes, your memories of Kinnaur will blaze bright long after you’ve left. A go-with-the-flow attitude will help keep your sanity intact when traversing the chaotic canvas that is India.

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However the remaining six months from May to October is a treat to the senses of the traveller. The NH 22 or the Hindustan-Tibet road from Shimla to Kinnaur km away is a scenic stretch. Kinnaur District is located in the eastern part of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, to the south of Lahaul and Spiti.

On its southern side, it borders Garhwal (in the newly-founded Uttaranchal State), and on its eastern side, Tibet. Out of the 77 official villages (called “revenue villages”) of Kinnaur, the Kanauri language is spoken.

The Himalayas are called the roof of the world. The tallest mountain on Earth, Mount Everest, at 29, feet, is ones of 14 peaks in the Himalayan chain. The Himalayas stretch 1, miles from China to Afghanistan. More than 40 million people live in the Himalayan regions.

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Terra di esorcismi, di cambiamento climatico e di migrazioni. Kinnaur.Kinnaur holds three of the world's grand mountain ranges - the Zanskar, the Greater Himalaya and the Dhauladhar, Mount Kinner Kailash (6' m). The circuit around the whole range attracts many pilgrims every year.

The Parikrama or circumambulation begins .