Lakes In Himachal Pradesh

From ancient times, Himachal has got immense reserves of nature, be it beautiful environment or pure climate. Himachal has always been known throughout India for its cold weather, which is why the British created their winter capital Shimla. It has also received many lakes from nature. Natural lakes are mainly the center of faith and it also purifies the environment. Here are the list of popular Lakes in Himachal Pradesh.

Lakes in Himachal Pradesh
Lakes in Himachal Pradesh

Lake Khajjiar

It is also known as Switzerland of Himachal. This is the 160th place in the world that has been ranked Switzerland. It is 6194 km from the Bern (capital of Switzerland). The length of this lake is 0.5 km and its height is 1920 m. One of the top Lakes in Himachal Pradesh.

 Lake Khajjiar Lakes in Himachal Pradesh
Lake Khajjiar Lakes in Himachal Pradesh

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Lama Lake

Lama Lakes in Himachal Pradesh
Lama Lakes in Himachal Pradesh

This lake is located in the Bharmour subdivision of Chamba, which is a group of seven lakes. Its height is 3960 m above sea level. This lake is dedicated to Lord Shiva. This is one of the best lakes in Himachal Pradesh.

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Manimahesh Lake

 Manimahesh Lakes in Himachal Pradesh
Manimahesh Lakes in Himachal Pradesh

This lake is a very sacred lake and it is recognized that the Manimahesh Yatra is incomplete without bathing in this lake, which is located under the Kailash Mountains. The journey opens within the month of August and bathing can be done in this lake. The lake has a height of 4080 m above sea level.

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Ghadhasaru Lake

 Ghadhasaru Lakes in Himachal Pradesh
Ghadhasaru Lakes in Himachal Pradesh

This lake is located in Churah district, 24 km from Tissa. It is a very sacred lake and is located near the Goddess Kothi, its circumference is 1 km. Is 3470 m above sea level.

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Mahakali Lake

 Mahakali Lake in Himachal Pradesh
Mahakali Lake in Himachal Pradesh

This lake is located in the Chanju Panchayat of Churah district, which is dedicated to Mata Mahakali and its height is 4080 m above sea level.

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Dal Lake

Dal Lake in Himachal Pradesh
Dal Lake in Himachal Pradesh

This lake is 11 km from Dharamsala. The temple of Lord Shiva is on the side of this lake. The view is very attractive and the trees enhance the beauty of the lake.

Dal Lake in Himachal Popularinindia.com
Dal Lake in Himachal Popularinindia.com

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Kareri Lake

 Kareri Lake in Himachal Pradesh
Kareri Lake in Himachal Pradesh

This lake is 9 km from Dharamsala. It has a distance of 2934 m above sea level. This lake receives water only through the melting of the snow on the main hills. The lake is famous for its trekking destination, the lake is frozen with snow from December to March and its climate is very calm and charming and one of the popular lake in Himachal Pradesh.

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Rewalsar Lake

 Rewalsar Lake in Himachal Pradesh
Rewalsar Lake in Himachal Pradesh

This lake is also known as Buddhist Padmachaan. On the birthday of the Buddhist monk Padmasambhava, there is a big fair. This lake is the place of pilgrimage of people of Hindu, Buddhist and Sikh religions.

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Prashar Lake

Prashar Lakes in Himachal Pradesh
Prashar Lakes in Himachal Pradesh

This lake looks very beautiful and it is situated at an altitude in the hills, 40 km from Mandi. It is dedicated to Lord Parashuram, it is a very beautiful temple on the bank of the lake which is dedicated to Lord Parashuram. It is believed that Parashuram did penance here and it is also called the lake of the island.

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Some more pics of Lakes in Himachal Pradesh Lake near Nag Temple in Narkanda near Shimla.

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