Since the independence of India in 1947, as per the terms of the Britain- India- Nepal Tripartite Agreement, six Gorkha regiments, formerly part of the British Indian Army, became part of the Indian Army and have served ever since.
Kausani is a hill station and village situated in Bageshwar district in state of Uttarakhand, India. it is famous for its scenic splendour and it's spectacular panoramic view of Himalayan peaks like Trishul, Nandadevi and Panchachuli.
Almora is municipal board and cantonment town in the state of Uttarakhand, India. It is the administrative headquarters of Almora district. Almora is located on a ridge of the southern edge of the Kumaon Hills of the Himalayan range.
The Bhotiya, also called Rongpa, are located in the trans Himalayan region of India. Rongpa communities are some of the oldest in the upper belt of Himalayas, close to the border of Tibet in Gadhwal.
Teelu Rauteli was born in village Guraad belonging to Chaundkot, Gadhwal. Her story of bravery and pride was witnessed in the 17th century due to which she is remembered as 'Jhansi ki Rani' in history. Teelu Rauteli is the only warrior who fought 7 wars at the age of 15 to 20.
Himalaya is a land filled with wonderful Buddhist Monastery in Dehradun. Dehradun is one such town that is filled with wonderful monasteries.
From a college going women married to an Army Jawan in 2006 to an officer commissioned into the corps of the electrical and mechanical engineering (EME) of the army, Mrs. Semwal's life story is an inspiration for all.
Built by Adi Shankaracharya, around the same time as the Badrinath Temple, this temple stands aloft, as a witness to the countless historical episodes that swept through the passage of time. Situated in Rude appraisal district of Uttarakhand, this place is very popular off late as an ideal wedding destination.
Kasar Devi Temple is a famous Hindu shrine which sits high at an altitude of 2,116 metres above sea level. This 2nd century temple is adorned on a hillock overlooking the town of Almora, Uttarakhand. Deodar and pine forests can...
The Kumaon Regiment is one of the oldest infantry regiments of the Indian Army. The regiment traces its origins to the 18th century and has fought in major campaign of British Indian Army and the Indian Army.