Mana – Uttarakhand

Mana is believed to be crossed by Pandavas during their final journey to heaven. Having witnessed river Saraswathi glittering and making its way across the landscape, massive mountains splitting the clouds, tiny houses here and there at the foothills of these mountains, I wondered if this was the heaven the Pandavas were looking for. TheContinue reading “Mana – Uttarakhand”

Valley of Flowers – Uttarakhand (Part 1)

The preparation and journey to Uttarakhand As it was our first trek to the Himalayas, we decided to explore on our own without the help of tour operators. A lot of research and preparation had to be done before we started the trip. The generic plan was to reach Uttarakhand and then trek to theContinue reading “Valley of Flowers – Uttarakhand (Part 1)”