GLIMPSE OF HEAVEN: KHAIT PARVAT
Situated in the Ghansali region of Tehri Garhwal district, Uttarakhand, is the Khait Parvart. This Khait Parvart is no less than a paradise, scenically and mystically. People believe that fairies protect the surrounding villages. Moving beyond the world of tales, it is a place where even today people claim to see fairies and forest goddesses.
It is said that 9 fairies reside on this mountain, which are called Aanchariyas. People consider them to be fairies. According to the information by the Massachusetts University of America’s research, it was found that there are some amazingly strong powers that attract the people trekking or traveling from there. It is believed that the fairies do not like vibrant colours, noise and loud music. Legends tell this story of a person named Jeetu who would play flute while cow grazing, so one day the fairies got attracted to Jeetu’s flute. They came in front of him and took him away.
It is said that 9 fairies reside on this mountain, which are called Aanchariyas. People consider them to be fairies. The center to these mysteries is a temple named Khatkhal where these fairies are worshiped and each year in the month of June a fair is held to upraise and please them.
There is also a mysterious cave on Khait Parvart, about which it is said that the beginning to the cave is not known. Undoubtedly, Khait Parvart is a wonderful amalgamation of mystery and adventure. It is beautiful experience you must once have in your life.