This June, Lahaul Valley is the Place to Go for Holidays. Know Why

Close
3.97k Views Added on Fri Jun 16 2017
The Chandra-Bhaga Sangam Parv at Tandi (located in Chitwan District in Nepal) will be held on June 12 in Lahaul. It will see a congregation of Buddhist and Hindu spiritual leaders and followers. The Chandra-Bhaga Sangam Parv at Tandi (located in Chitwan District in Nepal) will be held on June 12 in Lahaul. It will see a congregation of Buddhist and Hindu spiritual leaders and followers.

The Chandra-Bhaga Sangam Parv at Tandi (located in Chitwan District in Nepal) will be held on June 12 in Lahaul. It will see a congregation of Buddhist and Hindu spiritual leaders and followers.

The main attraction of the festival includes a concert by 100 violinists. This apart, a folk dance by over 1,000 local women, traditional ceremonies involving Buddhist prayers by senior Lamas is also worth watching. The main attraction of the festival includes a concert by 100 violinists. This apart, a folk dance by over 1,000 local women, traditional ceremonies involving Buddhist prayers by senior Lamas is also worth watching.

The main attraction of the festival includes a concert by 100 violinists. This apart, a folk dance by over 1,000 local women, traditional ceremonies involving Buddhist prayers by senior Lamas is also worth watching.

Tandi village in Lahaul-Spiti district, is located on the Manali-Leh highway and some 120 km from here, where both the Chandra and Bhaga rivers meet and give birth to the Chandrabhaga, later baptised as the Chenab river. Tandi village in Lahaul-Spiti district, is located on the Manali-Leh highway and some 120 km from here, where both the Chandra and Bhaga rivers meet and give birth to the Chandrabhaga, later baptised as the Chenab river.

Tandi village in Lahaul-Spiti district, is located on the Manali-Leh highway and some 120 km from here, where both the Chandra and Bhaga rivers meet and give birth to the Chandrabhaga, later baptised as the Chenab river.

It is believed that the wife of the five Pandavas, Draupadi, breathed her last near the Chandrabhaga confluence and her mortal remains were immersed in the river. It is believed that the wife of the five Pandavas, Draupadi, breathed her last near the Chandrabhaga confluence and her mortal remains were immersed in the river.

It is believed that the wife of the five Pandavas, Draupadi, breathed her last near the Chandrabhaga confluence and her mortal remains were immersed in the river.

Lahaul Valley comprises over two dozen small and scattered villages. It remains cut off owing to heavy snow accumulation from December onwards on the Rohtang Pass (13,050 feet). Lahaul Valley comprises over two dozen small and scattered villages. It remains cut off owing to heavy snow accumulation from December onwards on the Rohtang Pass (13,050 feet).

Lahaul Valley comprises over two dozen small and scattered villages. It remains cut off owing to heavy snow accumulation from December onwards on the Rohtang Pass (13,050 feet).

The Buddhist-dominated valley is in the Himalayan terrain at elevations ranging from 15,000 to 20,000 feet above sea level. The Buddhist-dominated valley is in the Himalayan terrain at elevations ranging from 15,000 to 20,000 feet above sea level.

The Buddhist-dominated valley is in the Himalayan terrain at elevations ranging from 15,000 to 20,000 feet above sea level.

Are you planning your vacation? The picturesque Lahaul valley in Himachal Pradesh is the destination to be in for holidays this year.  Detour to mountain villages and medieval monasteries that remain blissfully untouched by mass tourism.
Comments
Comment