Satopanth Lake, Gopeshwar

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#11 of 12 in Nature in Chamoli District
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  • Like most, I have always been fascinated by the great Himalayas and in pursuit landed this opportunity to get up close on my second Himalayan trek. Satopanth Tal trek. A couple of writers like, Dilip1...  more »
  • You start off from Mana Village, which is just 3 kms ahead of Badrinath. To get idea of where you are actually going imagine Mt. Neelkanth which is visible behind Badrinath Shrine, well you just go be...  more »
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  • A very holy lake in high Himalayan range at a height of about 4500 meters from MSL .This place is about 28 KM away from Holy place of Badrinath town in Uttarakhand .Its a 6 days trek from Badrinath through Mana , Anand Van, Chamtoli , Lakshmi Van and Chakrateerth .Its a green & Crystal water lake where it is believed that All the three Gods Brahma , Shiv and Vishnu come to take a holy dip on the auspicious day of Ekadashi according to Hindu Mythology .After this lake you may go to to see Swargarohini peaks. This trek path is supposed that Pandavas follow this trek in their last journey to reach Swarg i.e Heaven but ultimately only Yuddhishther could reach to swarg and other Pandavas died due to their sin commited in tbeir lives . On this trek you can see Balakun , Chaukhambha and Neelkanth montains along with Dhanu glacier and Bhagirathi glacier. Interestingly on this trek you will encounter a place which is known as Sahastradhara where hundreds of water sreams are coming from the mountains .
  • All 3 murthees, live in the 3 corners of this lake at 14600 ft. crystal clear water, this is a starting point of River Alaknanda, which is later join with Ganga, Devathas come for bath in the early morning at Brama mugurtham in a the light form, we wittnessed, their foot prints on the sand, will post the same to you to wittnes, further up , trek to Chandra kund , then Surya kind, now Surya kund closed, by debris at 16000ft, further up trek to Swargorohan the 7 glaciers steps to Swargha entry point . Where, Dharma Raja and a 🐕 dog his own Dharma in that form reached Swargha, . At 12 to 13000 ft first u wittnes Lakshmi van full of Bhodi trees for first day halt, on River Alkananda banks, here Lordess Lakshmi did Thpas to marry Narayan in the form of Bhodi tree. Then Chkrateerth u r base camp for 2nd day. Where, Vishuna chakra form land u will witness, From Badrinath, this is complete 25 to 30 km trek, first u cross, Mana the last village , where, Ganesh and Veda Vyasa gufas, from where they have written the Mahabharata, then u wittnes River Saraswathi, take bath, it disappears inside earth, then appear on Triveni Sangram, near Allahabad, she is called Antharvahini, as she travels, inside earth, the Drawpathi temple, where she died, then Badrinathjees Mother temple . Jai Badrivishal.
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