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Kailash Mansarovar Yatra 2013

Located in the premises of Greater Himalaya in Tibet region (an autonomous region in People's Republic of China), Kailash Mansarovar Yatra is one of the most sacred yatra of many religions including Hindu, Buddhists, Jains and other local religions. Every year more than thousands of people from all over the world make pilgrimage to this place.

Mountain Kailash is one of the ranges of Himalayas, which is measured as high as 6638 m from where many of the important rivers of Asia originate. Interestingly, the diamond shape mountain is surrounded by various beautiful landscapes that make your journey more thrilling and interesting.

Further, Mount Kailash is one of the most sacred mountains and the most important pilgrim for four important faiths: Hindus, Buddhists, Jains, and Tibetan religion of Bon. Surprisingly, followers of various religions have been going on Kailash Mansarovar Yatra from thousands of years. As per the mythology, the pilgrimage of Kailash and Mansarovar not only wash all sins but also brings good fortune in one's life.

On the other hand, Lake Mansarovar, which located about 2,000 kms from the Tibetan capital Lhasa is the world's highest freshwater lake. The lake is one of the most important pilgrimage centres for Hindus as well as for Buddhists. Geographically, it is located at the southern tip of Mount Kailash. The lake covers about 88 kms (perimeter) and its depth is measured as about 330 feet deep. With its crystal clear blue water nearby shore and deep emerald green colour around the centre, the lake has beautiful landscape to visit. In addition, there are some monasteries on shore of the lake.

However, the pilgrimage of about 52kms all the way walking on your feet in a single day is not at all easy task. So, generally people take about 3 days to finish this journey. Interestingly, the Hindus and Buddhists pilgrims walk around it in a clockwise direction; on the contrary, the Jain and the Bön followers walk around counter-clockwise.

Weather Condition
The weather condition of the region remains frozen almost round the year; however, during the summer months (especially July and August) are the ideal to visit. However, even during this time, you are suggested to carry woollen clothing and other necessary first medical kit with yourself.

How to Reach??
Primarily, to make Kailash Mansarovar Yatra, you need to take permission (Visa) from the respective Chinese embassy located in your country. It is about 15 days yatra that you can make through road as well as helicopter. Generally, the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra starts from Kathmandu, capital of Nepal or Lhasa, the capital of Tibet. You can make your journey from your country to Kathmandu international airport through flight and from here you can start your thrilling Kailash Mansarovar Yatra. So, from here either you can book helicopter or you can also visit through road.

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