Panch Pokhari Trek
Panch Pokhari Trek
Panchpokhari lies to the northern part of Nauling and Choche Danda. Panchpokhari lies in Bhotang VDC. Lord Shiva has taken bath for five days in the five different ponds. This is an astounding natural site of 5 ponds with water of different colors, situated on the lap of Jugal mountain system. In addition, it is under the buffer zone of Langtang National park at the altitude of 4060 m covering snow all-round the year. Similarly, special victuals products of Panchpokhari are potatoes and ‘Churpi’. Panchpokhari is rich in biodiversity. Imperilled species like red Panda, Habre, Himalayan Ebony Bear, snow leopard, yak are found here. Valuable herbs like cordyseps (yarsa gmba), Orchid, Jatamasi, red and white rhododendron, chiraito, sunpati, pine etc. are found in this region. Therefore, Panch Pokhari Trek is an ultimate way to experience majestic beauty of Nepal.
This place is believed to be the sacred place of penance of guru Basista, Mahadev and Parbati. Furthermore, people here believe that Shiva and peregrinated here for paddy plantaû)n in legendary time. Routes to Panchpokhari emanate from Kathmandu, Sankhu, Melamchi, Bhotang (3 days) or from the district headquarters Chautara. This latter route passes from Syaule and Chyo-Chyo Danda (2days). Therefore,it is withal famous in the legend for the place of penance of sage Bishwamitn. It is the form of five more minute ponds. Furthermore, sizably voluminous numbers of Hindu pilgrims accumulate here during the full moon day of Shrawan. River Indrawoti originates from this Pokhari.
Hence, the place is famous as religious site for Hindus. And equipollently famous for opulent cultures of Helmo, Yolomo and Tamang. Mt. Langtang and Gaurishankar loom as in physically contacting distance followed by 4 hrs walk to Bhotang and 3 hrs walk to base camp. Similarly, religious throng amasses here during the holy day of Janai Poornima.
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