About Mahadeva HomeStay
A typical Pahadi or hills village home made of wood and mud flooring. But the beautiful view of the Himalayan Peaks like Trishul etc is magnificent. Experience the village laid back, peaceful life. Taste the yummy Kumaoni food, or the very tasty pasta etc. The chai is awesome!
Best Time To Visit
Best time to visit Mahadeva HomeStay is from November to June
How To Reach
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Almora is full of temples, some near some far. Kasar Devi temple is a pleasant and easy walk from Almora, some 7-8 KM away from the town. The temple here is old, dated back to the 2nd century AD. But the temple has a history that was made quirkier in the latter half of the 20th century when it became a spot on the map of the counter-culture movement or, hippies. Kasar Devi became a part of the international 'hippie trail', and has seen people like Bob Dylan, Allen Ginsberg, Timothy Leary, Robert Thurman and his daughter Uma Thurman (as a child) visiting here. As a result, it’s quite aptly called the 'hippie hill' and less often referred to as Crank's Ridge after Leary streaked through the place!
Golu Devta Temple
Golu Devta is generally considered God of Justice. Most devotes worship the immortal and elicit the justice on behalf of the injustice are done to them or with their family. Devotes worship at Golu Devta with the means that of White material, Pagri and White scarf. Individuals believes that God asks for in propitiation could be a bell, as is clear from the thousands of bells arrange across the temple premises. Anyone will even get Gollu Devtas divine intervention by writing to him. Stacks of letter area unit stapled everywhere the temple alongside bells. It absolutely was his belief that every one thirty three crores gods and Goddesses area unit present in an exceedingly single temple. Golu devta have siblings Kalva Devta, in kind of Bhairava and Garh Hindu deity within the kind of Sakti. In villages of Chamoli that area unit terribly near Kumaon, Golu Devta is additionally worshiped as key immortal Kull Devta.
Jhula Devi Temple
The Jhula Devi temple is a very important place of attraction at the Ranikhet hill Station. Its settled at a distance of seven kilometer far from the city of Ranikhet close to Chaubatia Gardens in Almora district within the Indian state of Uttarakhand. The current Temple complicated was made in 1935. The myriad bells that loiter around the temple compound area unit an affidavit to the divine and also the healing powers of "Maa Jhula Devi" .It is aforementioned that the Temple is sort of 700 years old. Leopards and Tigers accustomed attack individuals and remove their placental mammal, individuals felt scared and therefore prayed to "Maa Durga" for their protection from the harmful wild animals. it's aforementioned that "The Goddess" Ma Durga appeared in a shepherd's dream and asked him to get your hands on a selected place wherever he would realize an idol and she or he wished a temple to be made at that web site.
Rhodo ReTreat and ReSorts
We booked this place again through make my trip and we loved our stay here too! The place is on Almora - Ranikeht highway and 8 kms away from Ranikhet. This was once a private property of a Gentleman who now lives in Noida. With the thought of giving an opportunity and job options to hometown fellows, he converted his private property into a hotel. The property is slightly situated on mountain. The rooms were spacious and huge. They had a very beautiful library room on toppest floor of the building which also had awesome Ranikhet view. While being in this room, we never had a heart to leave at all and wished we were here for some more time. The caretaker took us around his farm too who he himself took care of. he showed us many plants and herbs that were grown in his farm and this is why the place had a name - Rhodo - based on Rhododendrons! I just wish I was here for more time as the serenity and calmness of this place had already taken over me! (https://m.facebook.com/RhodoReTreat)
Let’s not call ‘Bob’s place’ a resort. It’s more like a vacation home that you can rent out for a few days. When you arrive tired from a hustling bustling city, looking for some peace and pampering, Bob’s staff welcome you with generous hearts and put you at ease at once. I couldn't help but gape at that picture book land of ivy-covered cottages, flower beds and the misty mountains.
Dedicated to the work and immense contribution by the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi, this ashram was initiated by Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on May 10th in the year 1963. One can expect to find a number of writings and compositions and as well of photographs of Gandhiji here. There are 8 oil canvas paintings that depict the life of this Indian hero and the place has regular shows on his life. The ashram also has a library where one will find some films on the life and teachings of the man. This gallery is a tribute to Gandhiji and one should pay a visit here.
Kausani Tea Estate
Located at a distance of about 5 kms from the main town and spread over an area of more than 200 hectares, the Kausani Tea Estate is the most important industry in and around Kausani. It's organic, high-flavored tea is exported to many countries including Australia and the US. This destination is perfect for people looking for a calm and blissful day under the warm sun and of course, with a cup of tea in hand.
By the time we started our drive to Ranikhet from Almora, it was already late evening. This drive is one unforgettable one. While cutting through mountains, the roads were so dark that it scared the hell out of us. With less or none traffic at most patch, the drive was just getting better and better as we started entering the jungle.
Dunagiri is a district in Kumaon, associate unbelievably lovely settled at the amazingly beautiful Himalayas. Touching associate astounding 8,800 feet, the luxurious forest setting overlooks beautiful snow peaks and a dramatically serene landscape.Situated four hundred kilometer North of metropolis, it takes 10-11 hours to achieve Dunagiri from metropolis. a hundred kilometer from Nainital, Dunagiri is forty three kilometer from from Ranikhet and concerning fifty kilometer from Kausani. One will visit Rishikesh/Haridwar from Dunagiri in twelve and a half hours. And it is easy to travel from Dunagiri to Badrinath, to depression of Flowers National park or to the revered Hemkund European .Dunagiri is additionally intimately related to Mahavatar Babaji and Kriya Yoga. it absolutely was at Dunagiri in 1861 that Shyamacharan Lahiri, higher called Lahiri Mahashaya, was given initiation into Kriya Yoga and therefore the discipline of Kriya Yoga was re-established within the world when having been lost for hundreds of years.