Wednesday, 27 March 2013

Holi Celebration in Bhimtal

Holi festival in North India is the most predominant festival of which is celebrated with lots of enthusiasm and fun. Bhimtal has a great traditional and cultural background and the most alluring tourist attraction, Bhimtal Lake. Bhimtal the most favored destination located just twenty two km from Nainital celebrates holi in the most traditional manner. History of Holi is encompassed in the mythological legends.

Bhimtal is administered by the Kumaon administrative division and the festivals in this destination are celebrated in the Kumaoni style. Variety of Kumaoni Holi recipes is prepared during the feast. Tourists visiting Bhimtal during Holi festival can witness a purely cultural and traditional saga of celebrations symbolizing the victory of good over the evil spirits. A perfectly cultural feast depicting the end of the winter season and beginning of sowing season holds lots of importance in this mostly agricultural community of the Himalayas. Cultural traditions of North are perfectly blended with the local Kumaoni trends. In many Indian states holi is celebrated by arranging logs in a particular style on a circular pit made especially for the celebrations. Then tree branches and dry leaves are placed on the logs and at a particular time this bonfire is set on fire indicating the destruction of the evil. Tourists visiting Bhimtal can witness a totally different type of Holi celebration which is adorned by music and traditional songs. The type of Holi celebrations in the Kumoni region includes Mahila Holi, Baithki Holi and Mahila Holi. In the Bhimtal region mostly Baithki Holi is celebrated which is also known as Nirvan ki Holi. This type of Holi includes reciting of songs which have a touch of spiritualism, melody and fun. Professional singers having knowledge of classical ragas sing these songs. The festive celebrations are inaugurated from the temples and then they are enjoyed in the nearby villages. Hordes of tourists visit Bhimtal throughout the year and Bhimtal accommodations ranging from hotels to the incredible budget resorts in Bhimtal are ready to welcome this inflow.

This year you can witness this exotic spiritual and musical form of Holi 2013 in Bhimtal region by visiting the destination in the month of March. The weather of this region is moderate through out the year. We offer some of the best and spacious accommodations available in our Untied-21 Bhimtal resort which is located at village Thapalia near Bhimtal city. Our budget resort in Bhimtal is encompassed in a totally serene area where you can listen to the melodious chirping of birds

Monday, 4 March 2013

The Pearls of Uttarakhand Tourism

Uttarakhand Tourism is supposed to be the crown of Indian tourism industry, welcoming you to Dev Bhoomi or the “Land of Gods”. This Indian state is abode of the gods, with most ancient and prime temples of Hindu religion nestled on its hills and the plains. Visit this land of marvels and you will realize the mystique enveloped in this land of great cultural and religious inheritance. Bhimtal Lake and Resort is the paradise and one of the major attractions of this sacred region.
Bhimtal Lake & Hill View

Bhimtal Lake is the place brimmed with Himalayan beauty inviting leisure tourist and adventure lovers to come and spend some incredible time in woods of the surrounding mountains. This lake located in Bhimtal town is the largest natural lake offering splendid views of its surroundings and a cheering stay in the close vicinity of nature. This hill station offers pleasant summers with salubrious climate. Adventure lovers can visit Bhimtal during winters, when the area is covered with snow offering possibility of viewing beautiful migratory Himalayan birds. Bhimtal resort is surrounded by many other beautiful lakes like Nal Damayanti tal and sattal a blissful place to spend a few hours in the lap of nature listening to the exotic whistles of birds. Other places to visit near Bhimtal are the Hidimba Parvat where a monk has created a protected area for wild animals known as Vankhandi Ashram. Nainital is the most revered attraction of Uttaranchal Tourism, which is many times referred to as the lake city. As per mythological legends this is the lake of three sages or Tri Rishi Sarovar. The incredible lake of Nainital surrounded by a cluster of dense forests is mesmerizing the minds of tourists visiting this beautiful destination.

Mussoorie resorts are other tourist places in Uttarakhand, which are not to be missed destinations during your tour of this invigorating state. Whenever visiting the marvels of Uttarakhand tourism like Bhimtal Lake and Nainital Lake, you can stay comfortably at our United-21 resort in Bhimtal. It is located at a convenient location providing many modern facilities.