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Brief History and Story of Surinsar and Mansar Lake

Lakes are formed at all altitudes and are distributed throughout the world. They are abundant in high latitudes, particularly in mountain regions subjected to glacial action such as Tsomo Riri and Pangong Lakes in Ladakh region, which are at a height of about 18480 and 17450 feet above seal level. But the lake of Surinsar… 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 »