Monthly Archives: September 2016

Chenab Bridge: World’s Highest Railway Bridge in J&K

The next man-made wonder? World’s highest railway bridge being built over Chenab will dwarf the Eiffel Tower. Indian railways is building the world’s highest rail bridge over the Chenab River in Jammu and Kashmir. Chenab Bridge, is a man made wonder set to be completed this year. The world’s tallest rail bridge is expected to… Read More »

Chenab River – A Major River of India and Pakistan

The Chenab River is a major river of India and Pakistan. It forms in the upper Himalayas in the Lahaul and Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh, India, and flows through the Jammu region of Jammu and Kashmir into the plains of the Punjab, Pakistan. The waters of the Chenab are allocated to Pakistan under the… Read More »

Bahu Fort: One of the Ancient forts in Jammu

Bahu fort is one of the oldest forts in Jammu, built by Raja Bahulochan at about 3000 years ago and later renovated by Kings of the Dogra Dynasty in 19th century. This fort has the religious significance having a temple of well known Hindu goddess named Kali, who is being considered as the god of… Read More »

Surinsar Lake and Island With Thousand Bats

Surinsar and Mansar Lake are considered to be twin lakes. According to Hindu mythological legends, the origin of the lake is closely associated with the legendary warrior of Mahabharata, Arjun. It is said to believe that Arjun shot an arrow in to the Mansar and a spring gushed of the earth and now it is… Read More »

Mansarovar Lake: The Mythological Fresh Water Lake in Jammu

Mansar Lake also known as Mansarovar Lake is one of the most famous tourist spot of Jammu and Kashmir. It lake lies in Jammu region at a distance of 60 km from the city of Jammu and 40 km from Udhampur. This adventures lake is surrounded by forest-covered hills and has some mythological importance. Besides… Read More »