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

Leh package tour: Ladakh is a gateway to a fast & furious paradise
Published by Sofia Jennie on December 31st 2011 | Travel Tips
Ladakh is a besotting hilly paradise that offers both icy snow and adventure-filled excitement to ev...
 
Rush to the breathtaking and magnificent tour to Egypt
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 9th 2012 | Travel
Egypt travel is an unreachable dream for most of the persons because of high expenses. But those co...
 
Air travel booking sites - All the rage in the world
Published by Billy Johan on February 17th 2012 | Travel
The Internet serves as one of the most useful tools to search out the best deals, which consist of a...
 
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...
 
Abroad travel Multiple Options You Could Choose
Published by Garima on July 21st 2012 | Travel Tips
Abroad destination has quite big list in nature and once before thinking about discounted airfare an...
 
Don’t miss the most attractive and striking Phuket tour packages
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 9th 2012 | Travel
The Phuket Island is gifted one which has all the wealth and natural amenities. The island is situat...
 
Astonishing and enthralling tour to the land of pyramids
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 9th 2012 | Travel
Egypt, the land of pyramids, the land where the civilization raises, is located on the Northern Part...
 
India travel and tour the land of diversity and Attractions
Published by Amrik Tourist on December 9th 2011 | Travel
The diversity land in the world is India and it can be seen in his culture and language.etc Diversit...
 
Let double your excitement with Singapore tour packages
Published by Anoop Vk on February 9th 2012 | Travel
There are so many attractions and destinations worldwide having their great features. Well if you ar...
 
A comfortable and enjoyable travel comes with coach hire services
Published by Glyn Jones.......... on July 17th 2012 | Travel
You can say that coach hire will be the mixture of the real values of hospitality with contemporary...
 
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...
 
Searching for the best travel nursing jobs? Search online
Published by Healthcare Seeker on June 11th 2012 | Travel
Since a travel nursing job pays about 10% - 15% more than a permanent position nursing job, more and...
 
You can tour the US with best travel nursing jobs
Published by Healthcare Seeker on March 30th 2012 | Travel
A travel nurse is a great professional. He/she can have some of the most unique specializations such...
 
All about travel insurance
Published by Melissa Welsh on January 11th 2012 | Travel
Travelling is one of the most delightful ways to spend a holiday. Wouldn’t you love to celebrate C...
 
Happy hours for the domestic tour operators
Published by Tilak Josi on July 3rd 2012 | Travel Tips
The tourism sector is flourishing steadily. It brings in a lot of revenue for the government. Tour o...
 
Unforgettable India tour : Travel in India
Published by Kevin Thomas on December 20th 2011 | Travel
India travel is the one of the famous destinations of the india due to increasing number of tourists...
 
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 ...
 
Go for a Goa tour and create unforgettable memories
Published by Pradeep Kumar on July 9th 2012 | Travel Tips
The beauty of Goa and Shimla are certainly incomparable. While Goa is an exciting seaside destinatio...
 
Implausible Dubai travel
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 24th 2012 | Travel
Dubai is one of the seven emirates comprising the United Arab Emirates situated in Persian Gulf. The...
 
Goa tour – Enjoy the Best of Both Natural Beauty and Man-made Amenities
Published by Archi Mehra on June 26th 2012 | Travel Tips
Take a Goa tour, and relax and rejuvenate in an amazing world of beaches. Explore stunning natural b...