February 24, 2021

Waterfalls and Springs of Himachal Pradesh || Most Important Questions related to Waterfalls and Springs in Himachal Pradesh

 

Waterfalls and Springs of Himachal Pradesh || Most Important Questions related to Waterfalls and Springs in Himachal Pradesh

Waterfalls and Springs of Himachal Pradesh
Waterfalls and Springs of Himachal Pradesh

S. No.

Waterfalls/ Springs (associated with the river)

District / Location

Water

1

Vashistha (on the left bank of Vyas river)

Kullu (Manali)

Hot

2

Kheer Ganga (associated with Parvati river)

Kullu

Hot

3

Kasol (associated with Parvati river)

Kullu

Hot

4

Manikaran (right bank of Parvati river)

Kullu

Hot

5

Rahala

Kullu (Manali)

Cold

6

Jeori (Near Annu drain)

Shimla (Rampur Bushar)

Hot

7

Chadwick

Shimla (Summer hill)

Cold

8

Tapri

Kinnaur

Hot

9

Bhagsunath

Kangra (Mcleod Ganj)

Cold

10

Jwalamukhi (near Vyas river)

Kangra

Cold

11

Lunani (It was discovered by Captain A. Colman)

Kangra

Cold

12

Sulah

Kangra

Cold

13

Satdhara

Chamba (Panchkula)

Cold

14

Dhancho (Dhanekha)

Chamba

Cold

15

Kalika

Chamba

Cold

16

Tattapani (right bank of Sutlej)

 

Mandi (Karsog)

Warm (containing sulfur)

17

Kalath (right bank of Vyas river)

Kullu (Manali)

not too hot nor too cold 

18

Behna (on the banks of Sutlej)

Kullu (External Siraj)

Hot

 

  • Lund and Dadrana water Springs are located in Bilaspur district. 
  • Deikund is located near Dalhousie (Chamba).
  • Manikaran water spring have radioactivity.  Manikaran means earrings.  Parvati’s earrings fell here.  Its water started boiling due to the anger of Shiva and thousands of maniyan came out of the tank. 
  • With Vashistha water spring there is a temple of sage Vashistha and Lord Rama.  Laxman’s fireball caused a burst of hot water Spring here. 
  • Shiva son Kartikeya did penance in Kheerganga. 

 

Most Important Questions related to Waterfalls and Springs in Himachal Pradesh

 

 Q.1 Where is Bhagsunath waterfall located? 

Answer –Dharamshala. 

 

Q.2 Where is ‘Vasistha’ hot water spring located? 

Answer – In Kullu district. 

 

Q.3 Which is the largest hot water source of Himachal Pradesh?

Answer – Manikaran (Kullu) .

 

Q.4 Which place in Himachal Pradesh is famous for hot water sources? 

Answer –Tattapani

 

Q.5 ‘Tattapani’ is located in which part of Mandi district? 

Answer –Karsog. 

 

Q.6 ‘Rahala Falls’ is situated on the bank of which city?

Answer –Manali.

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