No water, no life. No Blue, No Green. The flow of Water has shaped our world. There is a blend of rhythmic sound of wild water running freely, independently & break free. Water flows from a virgin point and forms into streams, waterfalls, lakes and oceans.
Empty your mind, be formless, shapeless like water. If you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup. You put it into a bottle, it becomes the bottle. Now the water can flow or it can crash. Be water, my friend.
Through the above mentioned quote water itself is an inspiration in our life. However, unlike a drop of water which loses its identity, when it joins the ocean. Hence, human life is independent like the flow of water.
We are meant to live, learn and create with nature, no matter how many things you have or not, how sealed your enclosures are, you cannot escape nature. This is because your body is part of nature, it will take your body back when you die.Most of the human civilizations of the world emerged in or near lakes & river valleys, providing ample evidence of human and water.
Lakes of Uttaranchal are important for various reasons, like regulating the flow of river water, storage of water during scarcity and to maintain ecosystem. These fresh water lakes include Nainital, Bhimtal, Naukuchiatal and Sattal.
These lakes are settled amongst dense Oak and pine trees. Making them a couple of unpolluted and unspoiled fresh water biomes of India. Also, these lakes are an attractive vacation point for long weekends. The lakes are situated in the lower Himalayas. Unique for their biodiversity and home for migrating birds and butterflies.
On my trip to these four lakes, each lake taught me different lessons of life: