Envis Search Web Search
::: ENVIS :::
About Us
Sacred Animals
Sacred Gardens
Sacred Groves
Sacred Mountains
Sacred Rivers
Sacred Waterbodies
Sacred Plants
Sacred Sites
Sacred Caves
Sacred Seeds
Data Bank
Media Coverage
Professional Assistance
Query-Answer profile
Access and Statistics

Altitude6252 m


Swargarohini is a mountain massif in the Saraswati (Bandarpunch) Range of the Garhwal Himalaya. It lies in the Uttarkashi District of the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand, west of the Gangotri group of peaks. It comprises four separate peaks; Swargarohini I is the main peak and is notable for its dramatic local relief. It has two summits, east and west. This snow-clad peak is the source of the Tons River and along with the Bandarpunch massif it acts as a divider between the Yamuna and the Bhagirathi Rivers.

Swargarohini derives it names from the Legends associated with that it peaks forms the path to heaven that was followed by Pandavas, Draupadi & their Dog. According to legends it is believed that it is the only way one can go to heaven with the human body itself.



Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swargarohini

Previous Page

  All copyrights reserved, 2008. CPREEC ENVIS