Himachal Tourist Guide

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Dalhousie

Dalhousie, Chamba, IndiaDalhousie is a hill station full of colonial charm that holds lingering echoes of the Raj. Spread out over five hills. Named after Lord Dalhousie...

Dharamsala

Dharamsala, Kangra, HimachalDharamsala is bea- utiful & peaceful town, surrounded by forests of pine. Up there is Suburb of Dharamsala called Macleodganj or Little Lhasa...

Basheshwar Mahadeva temple, Bajaura

It is 15 km away from Kullu. It has a ninth century temple dedicated to Lord Shiva and has intricate stone carvings. Bajaura is on the main road where BASHESHWAR MAHADEV temple is situated about 200 m from the village in a plain between the main road and the Beas river. It is believed to have been built in the mid 8th century.
The temple of Basheshwar Mahadev (or Vishvesvara Mahadev) is located at Bajaura on National Highway 21, about 4 kms from Bhuntar Airport.
There are about twenty recorded stone-temples in Kullu of which
the Bajaura temple of Lord Shiva (Lord of Universe) is the largest one.
The famous archeologist, Dr Vogel has described this temple in detail
in his report to the Archaeological Survey of India (1909-10).
He says, “The excellent workmanship of the large bas-reliefs and,
in fact, all the sculptural decoration on Bajoura temple, points to an early date”.
The temple looks a bit squat with an unusually flat Shikhara.
The outer surface of the temple is covered with the carvings.
It is 15 km away from Kullu. It has a ninth century temple dedicated to Lord Shiva and has intricate stone carvings.
Basheshwar Temple, Bajuara, KulluBajaura is on the main road where BASHESHWAR MAHADEV temple is situated about 200 m from the village in a plain between the main road and the Beas river. It is believed to have been built in the mid 8th century. The temple of Basheshwar Mahadev (or Vishvesvara Mahadev) is located at Bajaura on National Highway 21, about 4 kms from Bhuntar Airport. There are about twenty recorded stone-temples in Kullu of which the Bajaura temple of Lord Shiva (Lord of Universe) is the largest one.  The temple looks a bit squat with an unusually flat Shikhara.The outer surface of the temple is covered with the carvings.

The Excellent workmanship of the large bas-reliefs and in fact, all the sculptural decoration on Bajoura temple, points to an early date.
By famous archeologist, Dr. Vogel

Chamba

chamba, himachal
Chamba valley, the most loveliest in Himachal, is known for its scenic attractions, sparkling streams, beautiful lakes and crowned with high mountains ranges...

Kullu Manali

Kullu Manali, Himachal

 Kullu - Manali, A honeymooners place, is gifted with every thing that one can imagine. Kullu "The end of habitable world" and  Manali "Queen of Hills"...

 

Shimla

Shimla, Himachal, India

 Shimla a tourist destination. A beautiful hill town in the lap of nature, surrounded by pine and deodar forests. At a distance of 45 km, a prettiest place Solan exists"...

 

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