• Ruskin Bond
    people. His mesmerizing descriptions about the flora and fauna of Himalayas can not be missed in his 100 something short stories, essays, novels, and more than thirty books of children that he has written.Bond said that while his earlier autobiographical work, "Rain in the Mountains", was about his long...
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  • Autobiography of Ruskin Bond
    of essays and episodes from his journal. Bond said that while his autobiographical work, Rain in the Mountains, was about his years spent in Mussoorie, Scenes from a Writer's Life described his first 21 years. Scenes from a Writer's Life focuses on Bond's trip to England, his struggle to find a...
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  • Ruskin Bond
    1993. His non-fiction writing, Rain in the Mountains was also much acclaimed. Since then he has written several novellas (including Vagrants in the Valley, A Flight of Pigeons and Delhi Is Not Far), essays, poems and children?s books.  Ruskin Bond has also written over 500 short stories and...
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  • The Role of Water
    of water in Hinduism, is the many various lakes and rivers that are held sacred. The Ganges River is one of the most sacred rivers in Hinduism. It is fed by the melting snow of the Himalayan Mountains, and every fall when the river gets full, it brings new life to the region (mrdowling.com). The...
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  • India and Its Business Culture
    surrounded by the Indian Ocean in the south, east and west, while its geographical northern border would be the Himalayan Mountains. As the ancient streams of the Indian culture influence today’s habits a lot, knowledge about the key concepts and values is essential. There are three mains...
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  • Chipko Movment
    The Chipko movement or Chipko Andolan (literally "to stick" in Hindi Hindi Standard Hindi , also known as Manak Hindi, High Hindi, Nagari Hindi or Literary Hindi, is a standardised register of Hindustani as spoken by Hindus. It is the official language of India, and is used, along with English...
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  • patriotism and young india
    Jammu and Kashmir jammu and Kashmir (i/dʒɑːmuː/ & /kæʃmɪər/; Urdu: جموں و کشمیر‎; Dogri, Hindi: जम्मू और कश्मीर; Kashmiri: जोम त कशीर(Devanagari), جوم تِ کشیر (Nastaliq); Ladakhi: ཇ་མུ་དང་ཀ་ཤི་མིར།) is a state of India. It is located mostly in the Himalayan mountains and shares a border with the...
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  • Sikkim
    Sikkim (सिक्किम, also known as Shikim or Shikimpati) is a landlocked Indian state located in the Himalayan mountains. The state bordersNepal to the west, Tibet to the north and east, and Bhutan to the east. The Indian state of West Bengal lies to the south. With 610,577 inhabitants as of the 2011...
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  • M.Phil Dissertation Paper
    to be an expatriate writer of the Indian origin. Anita Desai was born on 24th, June, 1937, in Mussoorie, a hill station situated in the foothills of the Himalayan ranges, near Dehradun, in the North Indian State of Uttaranchal, India. It is conveniently connected by road to Delhi and major...
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  • ttbttrbrtbtrbtrbtr
    GEOGRAPHY ESSAY Over the years in history, geographic traits have influenced historical development and historical events of the nations and regions in both China and India. In both India and China, the Himalayan Mountains had a huge effect on how they lived their everyday lives...
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  • Himanchal Pradesh
    . Himalayan rivers criss-cross the entire mountain chain. In fact the rivers are older than the mountain system.[16] Himachal Pradesh provides water to both the Indus and Ganges basins.[17] The drainage systems of the region are the Chandra Bhaga or the Chenab, the Ravi, the Beas, the Sutlej and the Yamuna...
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  • Wildlife
    Attractions The Great Himalayan National Park is famous in the world for its unparallel splendor and rich mosaic of natural heritage. Some of the famous wildlife attractions are wild mountain goats Bharal, Goral and Serow, brown bear, leopard, tigers, snow leopard, colorful pheasants like Monal, Khalij...
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  • Uttra Khand
    Uttarakhand  Save Review Edit User Ratings 8 ratings STATE FACTS REVIEWS State Facts for Uttarakhand ------------------------------------------------- KEY FACTS Edit State | Uttarakhand | Nick Name(s) | Queen Of Mountains | Capital | Dehradun | ISO Code | UL | Census Code | 50...
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  • India
    . Thus, rivers embody the sacred, especially the Ganges River that flows from a glacier in the western Himalayan mountains eastward through the major population centers of north India, including the industrial city of Kanpur, before reaching the sea. India's people depend on rivers and the ground...
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  • himachal predesh
    Himachal Pradesh (Hindi: हिमाचल प्रदेश [ɦɪmaːtʃəl prəd̪eːʃ] ( listen)) is a state in Northern India. It is spread over 21,495 sq mi (55,670 km2),[3] and is bordered by Jammu and Kashmir on the north, Punjab on the west and south-west, Haryana and Uttarakhand on the south-east and by the Tibet...
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  • Uttarakhand and Its History
    UTTARAKHAND Uttarakhand (Sanskrit: उत्तराखण्डम्, Uttarākhanḍam ?, Hindi: उत्तराखण्ड, Uttarākhanḍ ?), formerly Uttaranchal, is a state in the northern part of India. It is often referred to as the Land of Gods (Hindi: देव भूमि, Dēv bhūmi ?) due to the many holy Hindu temples and cities found...
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  • Nepal
    chronic food deficits. Many menfolk find employment in the Terai, in India or overseas to earn cash for imported grain. The Hill region ends dramatically where the main Himalayan Range abruptly rises thousands of meters. [edit] The Mountain Region Perspective view of the Himalaya and Mount...
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  • World Regional Paleography Exam 3 Questions Test
    . - Post-independence, a former ruler reinvented himself as Turkmen patriot, banned all opposition, and outdid his erstwhile Soviet masters in his own control over education and religion - Garagum Canal (Kara Kum)- designed to bring water from Turkestan’s eastern mountains into the heart of the...
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  • Himachal Pradesh
    7,000 metres (22,966 ft) above the sea level. Lahaul, Himachal Pradesh. The drainage system of Himachal is composed both of rivers and glaciers. Himalayan rivers criss-cross the entire mountain chain. In fact the rivers are older than the mountain system.Himachal Pradesh provides water to both...
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  • Jammu Kashmir
    thorn scrub forests and Himalayan subtropical pine forests are found in the low elevations of the far southwest. These give way to a broad band of western Himalayan broadleaf forests running from northwest-southeast across the Kashmir Valley. Rising into the mountains, the broadleaf forests grade into...
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