Western Himalaya

Publisher: Gyanodaya Prakashan in Nainital, U.P

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  • Himalaya Mountains.,
  • India.


  • Ecology -- Himalaya Mountains.,
  • Ecology -- India.,
  • Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Himalaya Mountains.,
  • Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- India.

About the Edition

Studies on the Himalayan region covering Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, and Uttar Pradesh.

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Y.P.S. Pangtey & S.C. Joshi ; co-editors, D.R. Joshi ... [et al.].
ContributionsPangtey, Y. P. S., Joshi, S. C., Joshi, D. R., Himalayan Research Group (India)
LC ClassificationsQH193.H5 W47 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2512681M
LC Control Number87904830

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It is also known as Punjab five tributary rivers of the Indus in the Punjab region (Jhelum, Chenab, Ravi, Beas, Sutlej) originate from the Western Himalaya.

About the Book Nathapanth remained a very powerful religious force in the past for long period pervading every walk of life across whole of India. It made immense impact on the scholars, rulers, religious leaders and others.

Many rulers were its followers. One of the most valuable contributions it made was that it created an atmosphere of social and religious harmony in the country. Ethnobotany of India: Volume 4: Western and Central Himalayas is the 4th volume of the 5-volume set, an informative book series on the ethnobotanical aspects of India.

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