The history of Pre-Aryan and Aryan eras is mainly based on the epics like Vedas, Puranas, Mahabharata, etc. In Rigveda, reference of Arijikya (Beas) flowing through this area has been made. This region, commonly named as Dev Bhumi is believed to be the abode of gods. According to the Vedas, some non-Aryan tribes inhabited this region before the arrival of Aryans. There is a mention of Trigarta (Kangra) kingdom in Mahabharata.

Destinations (~2/58)

Himachal Pradesh is major choice for tourism destinations in India. Rich with natural beauty , In Himachal Pradesh there are a lot of beautiful rivers, lakes, Valley views, Hills, Forests etc which no one would like to miss ever.

Pragpur Kangra

Located at an elevation of 2000 feet above sea level, heritage village Pragpur is ideally suited to explore the Kangra valley.

Triund Trek

Triund Trek Kangra Himachal Pradesh
Triund trek  is one of the shortest trekking trails in Himachal Pradesh, nearly 10 km walk from northeast of McLeodganj.

Historic kangra fort

Historic kangra fort Himachal Pradesh
The Kangra Fort was built by the royal Rajput family of Kangra (the Katoch dynasty), which traces its origins to the ancient Trigarta...

Kangra Dharmshala

Kangra Dharmshala Himachal Pradesh

Dharamshala or Dharamsala is a city in northern India.

Temples (~5/56)

Himachal Pradesh. It is located at an altitude of about 2,438 m in the Kullu Valley. Bijli Mahadev is one of the excellent temples in India. Located 10 km from Kullu across the Beas river, it can be approached by a rewarding trek of 3 km.
A panoramic view of Kullu and Paravati valleys can be seen from the temple. The 60 feet high staff of Bijli Mahadev

Chamunda Devi Temple

Chamunda Devi Temple, Palampur, Kangra, Himachal

Chamunda, also known as Chamundi, Chamundeshwari and Charchika, is a fearsome aspect of Devi, the Hindu Divine Mother and one of the seven...

Ma baglamukhi Pitambara at bankhandi temple

Ma baglamukhi(Pitambara) at bankhandi temple kangra,Himachal

Ma baglamukhi(Pitambara) at bankhandi temple kangra,Himachal , Ma baglamukhi Pitambara at bankhandi temple

Mata Jwala JI Temple

Mata Jwala JI Temple, Kangra, Himachal

Mata Jwala Ji or Jawala devi is a Hindu Goddess. Alternative spelling and names for Jwala Ji include Jvala Ji, Jwala Devi and Jwalamukhi Ji...

Maa Brajeshwari Devi Temple, Nagrkot Dham

Maa Brajeshwari Devi Temple, Nagrkot Dham Kangra, Himachal

.Brajeshwari Temples in Kangra is one of famous himachal pradesh temples said to have been built over the charred breasts of Sati.The Shree...

Lakes (~1/22)

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Dal Lake

Sacred DAL Lake - Kangra Himachal Pradesh

Dal Lake Dharamshala,Kangra,Himachal , The name Dal Lake is taken from Kashmir natural's lake called Dal Lake, is a small mid-altitude lake (...

Ayurveda (~5/8)

Ayurveda is the most ancient and traditional system of medicine in India. The Ayurvedic system of medication is based on many centuries of experience in medical practice, handed down through generations. Ayurvedic medicine originated in the early civilizations of India some 3,000-5,000 years ago making Ayurvedic medicine the oldest surviving healing system in the world.

Ayurveda - The Indian Science of Life

The word Ayurveda is formed by the combination of two words - "Ayu" meaning life, and "Veda" meaning knowledge. Ayurveda is regarded as "The Science of Life" and the practice involves the care of physical, mental and spiritual health of human beings.

Life according to Ayurveda is a combination of senses, mind, body and soul. Ayurveda is not only limited to body or physical symptoms but also gives a comprehensive knowledge about spiritual, mental and social health. Thus Ayurveda is a qualitative, holistic science of health and longevity, a philosophy and system of healing the whole person, body and mind

Brahmi

Brahmi plant leaves

Brahmi throughout India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, China, Taiwan, Vietnam, and is also found in Florida and other southern states of the USA.