Kumaon is one of the most fascinating destinations in Uttarakhand, The Name “Kumaon” is believed to have been derived from Kurmavtar (tortoise incarnation of Lord Vishnu). The Katyuri dynasty used to rule over Kumaon from 850 to 870 CE.A person who really loves the Himalayas and wants to feel the energy and real view of the Himalayas must visit that part of India. Because this is The only place where you can see more than 1000 km range, of snow-capped Himalaya. I think, which is not possible to see another part of India, from another part you can see only some peaks , but there is a huge range of Himalayan views especially Trishul, Chaukhamba, Nanda Devi, Nanda Kot, Pancholi, and even the Annpurna from Nepal. It is really peaceful destination no terrorist, zero crime, people are very honest and helpful.
The real Pahadi culture can attract you. The people wore traditional dress and jewelry in a traditional way, they used the Pahadi language to communicate with each other. The people of Kumaon are very hardworking they work in their fields to produce food and pharmacy is a real source of income for them. Even the females work hard they go Jungle (forest) to take grass and timber. The lifestyle of people is so simple.People celebrate festivals by performing traditional dances and many more programs. Especially in village areas people gathered in a place in the evening and played drama, dance, mockery to make laugh and happy. So that is a way to refresh their life and get totally stressed less. The village is not just a community or society but a family, the people treat each other like a family member they address each other like aunty, uncle, brother, sister. In a village all are relatives and it is charming part of the village you can see these cultures only in mountains.
Kumaon is a hidden treasure of Himalaya. There are a lot of religious and ancient temples - Jageshwar Temple (a group of 124 temples from 2nd century to 16th century), Surya Temple ( one of the rare temples in India),Golu Devta Temple (Unique temple, which is known for justice people came here and submit their application for justice, thousands of bells are the symbols that people got the lord justice), Chitai Temple (Here is two temples in one campus first is Golu Devta and the second one is Chitai temple), Naina Devi Temple, Nanda Devi Temple, Baijnath Temple, Bhadrakali Temple, Kot Ling Mahadev Temple, Mukteshwar Dham, etc.
The Famous destination in Kumaon.
Nanital- Nainital is known as “the lake district of India” and it is one of the most famous hill stations in India. It is the best place for honeymooners, backpackers, family, and leisure seeking tourists. It’s mountains, lakes, and forest views make it perfect for nature lovers to enjoy their dreams.
Jim Corbett- Jim Corbett is known for wildlife, Jim Corbett was a man who killed many man-eater tigers and leopards so named after the legendary hunter the park got its name “Jim Corbett national park”. Now it is a famous tourist attraction in Uttarakhand, thousands of people come there to enjoy the wildlife and Jeep safari in Corbett.
Kausani- Kausani is a wonderful winter destination and a hill station which is also known as – “the Switzerland of India”. It is a lovely place for families, couples, bike-riders, and dreamland for writers. The Himalayan view, Green Forest, melodious chirping of Birds can steal your heart. It is truly a nature lover’s paradise. You will lose yourself in the land of Kausani.
Almora- Almora is a beautiful summer gateway, which attracts numerous tourists every year. Natural beauty, Himalaya views, dense forest, rich culture, scenic landscape, and ancient temples are its center of attraction. It is very famous for sweets especially The Bal Mithai (Sweet), People come here to purchase Bal Mithai. Golu Devta ( lord) is one of the most famous temples in Almora.
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