Article Side

Online Article Directory!

Hello Guest! Login or Register to submit articles!

Explore and Unearth the Natural Beauty of West Siang – Arunachal Pradesh

By Ashish Singh Subscribe to RSS | December 29th 2011 | Views:
loading
 
  



West Siang district is a homeland of Galo, Minyong, Bori, Bokar, Pailibo, Ramos, Membas & Khambas tribes. The district is full of wide rare species of colorful wild orchids, sundry flora and fauna, dark & opaque green forest, and an extensive series of climatic and geographical variations, the district enjoys a moderate and comfortable climate.

Due to mountainous terrain, the weather varies from place to place depending on the height and spread cannot do it. The year can be divided into four seasons. The winter season starts from December to February, pre-monsoon season from March to May, the southwest monsoon season from June to September and after the monsoon transition period during October and November. Let’s see some of the important tourist places to travel in India:-

Malinithan: Malinithan one of the most famous archaeological sites of Arunachal Pradesh or NEFA (as know earlier), is a high place of holiness, is the most ornamental and the sublime. Located on a hill about 60 meters high, overlooking the vast expanse of the Brahmaputra Valley, Malinithan is located near the border of Assam, Arunachal at a point in the plains and hills begin final. It is well linked by both road and rail ways to this holy place.

Still various tour packages in Goa are available but Like other important holy place of northeast this place is also important. According to legends it is said that Lord Sri Krishna and his consort Rukmini stopped here on their way to Dwaraka from Bhishmaknagar. They were warmly welcomed by Lord Siva and his consort Parvati (Durga) as their guest. Goddess Parvati welcomed Lord Sri Krishan and his consort with a beautiful flower with choicest flowers. Lord Krishna was greatly pleased by this and gave Goddess as Malini, mistress of the garden. Since the place called as Malinithan.

The place came to light only in the late 20th century. They found relics of stone images of Malinithan littered all over the mound. In the year 1968 to 1971 excavations was done over the place where archeologist found ruins of temples and valuable sculptures from this site. In the excavation archeologist found beautifully designed and decorated basement of a temple, divine images, icons of Hindu god and goddess, fine sculptures with animal motifs and floral designs, broken columns and panels with carvings, it something like dug out as if from a buried treasure.

Malinithan's fame is well known as a holy place in far flung place and it is still a place of worship, and draws a large number of visitors and pilgrims. A visit to this magnificent place is a must during your India tour when you plan to visit West Siang.

Akashiganga: On the way over Likabali, there is a sacred place, about 25 kilometers from the railway station in Assam Silapathar, hallowed as Akashiganga. The Akashiganga name is suggestive of a water channel on the hill. It is believed that the place which is associated with the legend told in the Kalika Purana (eighth century), when the corpse of Sati (Parvati) was cut to pieces by Vishnu with his album Siva's refusal to part with his , his head fell somewhere near Akashiganga. The place is, therefore, in high esteem as pithasthan where devout Hindus pilgrimage takes holy dip in a pool of water formed by the falls near. The place offers a magnificent panoramic view of the eyes of the Brahmaputra River, shining far below.

Gompa at Mechuka: The Gompa in Mechuka is one of the oldest monasteries called Samten Yongchen Mehayana located on a hill in the westernmost part of Mechuka, an important tourist attraction in the district of West Siang.

So if you are planning to travel in India and especially in North East than add West Siang in your travel list and enjoy nature in her best and view some of the most beautiful sight of which you will ever get a chance to see in your city life.

Ashish Singh - About Author:
Ashish is a Travel Agent and working for one of the famous Indian Travel Agency name is hi-tours.com, where you can find out many of the visiting places on your demand like Nepal Tour at affordable price.

Share on Facebook Tweet It Stumbleupon this post This post is delicious !

Article Source:
http://www.articleside.com/travel-tips-articles/explore-and-unearth-the-natural-beauty-of-west-siang-arunachal-pradesh.htm

Related Travel Tips Articles Subscribe to RSS

Find the reliable international tour operators before planning a trip
Published by Tilak Josi on June 12th 2012 | Travel
The international tour operators highly take care of you during your trip to an international place....
 
Paris travel packages: Ease of Travel in Paris!
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 27th 2012 | Travel
Paris is known throughout the world by many different names inspired by the way people feel about wh...
 
Romantic travel destinations for couples
Published by Fiona Roy on April 23rd 2012 | Travel
A romantic trip is something all couples hope for- and with so many affordable destinations out ther...
 
South India Tourism – Attractions to cater all tour Fantasies
Published by Archi Mehra on February 17th 2012 | Travel Tips
Blessed with mesmeric natural beauty and basking in the glory of rich heritage and culture, South In...
 
Charter Bus rentals for your inland travel
Published by Charters on May 4th 2012 | Travel
Prompt Charters offers Charter Bus rental services in New York, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Boston, Wash...
 
Dance till you drop on your Washington DC tour!
Published by Alvin Avery on January 27th 2012 | Travel
Washington DC is one of those capitals of the world that are bursting with vibrancy, colors and ener...
 
Skyholidays is the ultimate choice for ideal travel packages worldwide
Published by Meghnath Kumar on March 28th 2012 | Travel
Skyhoildays is designed to provide vacation package choices which can be tailored to the customer’...
 
Enjoy the Fascinating tour of Sri Lanka with affordable price
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 9th 2012 | Travel
The Island of Sri Lanka is situated in southern coast of India, exactly located in Indian Ocean and ...
 
Chardham pilgrimage tour in India –Popularly known as Deo Bhumi
Published by Sarvesh Kumar on February 23rd 2012 | Travel
All these four Pilgrimage destinations are located at the state Uttrakhand, one of the states in Ind...
 
India travel agents
Published by Travel To India on August 12th 2012 | Travel

Splendour Tours And Travels is a south delhi based travel company. Founded in 1996, it is a fami...
 
Contact the right travel nurse agency to get the best assignments
Published by Healthcare Seeker on May 17th 2012 | Travel
A travel nurse is a highly skilled healthcare professional. The area of specialization knows no boun...
 
Goa tour packages: Land of breezy beaches & serene cathedrals
Published by Sofia Jennie on March 6th 2012 | Travel Tips
Goa is a heart-warming & fun-filled beach destination located in south-west India. When one thinks o...
 
Visit to India by taking best tour package
Published by Jassica Mukherjee on December 26th 2011 | Travel
If you want to know about the Indian culture, traditions, people and beliefs just take a India tour ...
 
Tips for finding the best travel package to Kerala, for your budget
Published by Rashmi Deshpande on December 8th 2011 | Travel Tips
Nestled in the far southwest of India, Kerala is a picturesque culmination of peaceful relaxation an...
 
Kashmir tour packages: Kashmir is a rapturous paradise of snowy hills and icy lakes
Published by Sofia Jennie on January 14th 2012 | Travel Tips
Wars & cross-border battles may have shifted the spotlight somewhat from Kashmir but, as Keats had s...
 
Enjoy your Cultural tour of Nepal on holiday vacations
Published by Larry Ghomes on January 12th 2012 | Travel
Get special packages of Nepal Tours, Nepal holidays with Trans India Holidays. The natural beauty of...
 
Charm of Singapore travel
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 27th 2012 | Travel
Singapore is world’s one of the most prosperous country. It is considered as one of the most sough...
 
What Makes India tour Packages So Unique?
Published by Jackson on January 18th 2012 | Travel
The words luxury and uniqueness have always gone together side by side when it comes to India tour p...
 
Tips for finding the best travel package for your budget: Himachal
Published by Rashmi Deshpande on December 29th 2011 | Travel Tips
Glorious Mountain peaks, fabulous weather, vibrant rolling landscapes and fresh, gurgling rivers mak...
 
Attractive tour packages from hotels in Singapore
Published by Nidhi Varma on April 26th 2012 | Travel Tips
Planning a vacation trip to Singapore, the ‘Lion city’, is simple these days, thanks to the supp...