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Tal Chapper Sanctuary

Tal Chapper Sanctuary

in Black Buck, Churu district, Jeep Safari, Nature, North India, Temple, Trekking, Water Sports, Wildlife Sanctuary | 0 comments

Tal Chapper Sanctuary is located in Churu district of Northern Rajasthan in India. Major attraction of this place is black bucks and different variety of birds. Area covered by this sanctuary is 719 hectares. Earlier this place was used as hunting place of Royal family of Bikaner. This sanctuary is named after the village Chapper which is located very near to this sanctuary.   What to see in Tal Chapper Sanctuary: Tal Means plane land in Rajasthan. Visitors can see flat tract of Land. This land can be broken by only Prosopis and Acasia Trees. Major attraction of this sanctuary is Black Bucks. Highest number of blackbucks can be seen here. Nearly 500 to 700 blackbucks form as single herd. Along with Blackbucks visitors can also see Chinkara, Jackal, Neelgai, black naped hare, jungle cat, desert fox etc.   This sanctuary is not only famous for animals but also home town to several migratory birds. Nearly 122 species of birds can be seen in this sanctuary. Few are sparrows, short toed eagle, tawny eagle, eastern imperial eagles, Harriers.   Along with flora and fauna, visitors of this sanctuary can see a special type of grass which is known as Mothiya. Mothiya is the Rajasthani word which means pearl. Seed of this grass looks like pearl. So it was named as Mothiya. Taste of this seeds is so sweet. Every one enjoy in eating this seed including birds and blackbucks.   Several adventurous sports conduct here such as water sports, camping, Trekking, Bicycling, Kite Flying, Golf, Polo and Para sailing. For the shopping lovers also this is the best place. Several handicrafts or wonders of gems and stones and colourful textiles with gold and silver thread settings can be purchased from here.   What to see around Tal Chapper Sanctuary:       Sthanan Temple: It is located just 3kms away from the sanctuary. Major attraction of this place is temple of Sthanan. Ratangarh fort: It is located 44kms away from the sanctuary. This is situated on Agra Bikaner highway. It was built in 1820 by Bikaner Ratan Singh. Currently this fort is using for government offices. Salasar Balaji Temple: It is located 37kms away from the sanctuary. This temple is dedicated to...

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Vishnuprayag

Vishnuprayag

in Alakanand River, Chamoli district, Panch Prayag, Temple, Uttarakhand, Valley, Water falls, Water Sports | 0 comments

Vishnuprayag is located at the meeting point of Alakananda River and Dhauliganga River. This place is situated in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. This place gets its name from Lord Vishnu. According to Hindu Mythology, Sage Narad meditated here for Lord Vishnu. He appeared before Sage at this place.   What to see in Vishhnuprayag: It is one of the Panch Prayags. Other Panch Prayagas are Rudraprayag, NandaPrayag, Devprayag, and KarnaPrayag. This place is famous for natural beauty with beautiful hill rocks. At the confluence of the rivers a temple can be seen.  This was built by Ahalyabai in 1889. She was the Maharani of Indore at that time. From this temple stairs can be seen by the visitors of this place. These stairs leads to Vishnu Kund. Devotees take a dip in this Vishnu Kund. They believe that persons who take a dip at this place, all the sins will wipe off. But in the recent days dips on this water is restricted as current is very strong here. This place is situated on the route from Joshimath to Badrinath. Badrinath is located 35kms away from this place. Other attractions of this place are adventure sports such as Kayaking, White water rafting and Trekking.   What to see around Vishnuprayag: Valley of Flowers: It is located 27kms away from the town. Major attractions of this place are Pristine air, snow clad peaks, milky white streams, meadows and alpine shrubs. Joshimath: It is one among the 4 Peeths (centres).  This is most sacred place to the Hindus. It was established by Adi Shankaracharya. This place is located 10kms away from the town. Auli: This offers best view of Himalayan Mountain ranges. It is located on the way to Badrinath, which is the best pilgrim place for the Hindus. This is most popular winter destination in Uttarakhand. It is located 24kms away from the town. Hemkund Sahib: It is located 24kms away from the town. For Sikhs there are 508 important pilgrim places in India. It is one of those pilgrim places. This is the highest gurudwara of Sikh community. It is situated in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. Badrinath: It is one of the holy places for Hindu Devotes. Badrinath along...

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Bandhavgarh National Park

Bandhavgarh National Park

in Boating, Central India, Elephant Rides, Fort, History, Madhya Pradesh, Nature, Trekking, Water Sports, Wildlife Sanctuary | 0 comments

Bandhavgarh National Park is located near Tala Gate in Umaria district of Madhya Pradesh. In 1968 this was declared as National Park. Area covered by this park is 105 sq.kms.    Park is named after hillock of the area. This hillock was named by Lord Rama. Rama said to his brother to   have a look on Srilanka from this hillock. Major attraction of this park is Leopards.   What to see in Bandhavgarh National Park: Bandhavgarh Hill: This is the highest hill in Bandhavgarh reserve. Many small hills surrounded to this hill. From the top of the hill plains and valleys can be seen very clearly. This is the most beautiful experience. Bari Gufa: This is the manmade cave belongs to 10th century. There are 35 caves in this reserve. Bari Gufa is the biggest cave. Shesh Shaiya: This is the statue of Lord Vishnu. It is the best example for the past architectural treasures. Chadradhara:  This place is surrounded by hillocks. Flora and Fauna are most attractive in this place. Mahaman Pond:  This is the best place to see Carnivores and Herbivores. It is surrounded by Bamboo Clumps. Climber’s Point: For the natural lovers this is the best place. Giant Sal Trees is the most famous of this place. Sehra: In the reserve this is the biggest meadow. In the month of June, Saras Cane breeding is most attractive. Rajbahera: This is the origin place of river Dammer.  It is the best place to see Wild Pigs, Samber, Chital herds, Vultures and Storks. Three Cave Point: This place says the richness of historical past. From Ganesh hillock this place is most visible.   What to see around Bandhavgarh National Park: Bandhavgarh Fort: It is located 23kms away from national park. In India this fort is the oldest fort which is dates back to 2500 years. It is believed that this was built by Lord Rama to live for very short span of time. Bandhavgarh consists of two words. Bandhav means Brother and Garh means Fort. He stayed in this fort after killing Ravana demon. Lord Rama asked his bother Lakshmana to see the movements of Srilanka. Ancient Caves: National park is surrounded by several ancient caves. These...

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