|Thakurgyu Temple (4554m asl|
Destination : Thakurgyu Temple
Max elevation : 4554m asl
Type : Medium
Location : Meadows of Kartikswami
Duration : 3 to10 days from Jumla bazaar
Means : Trekking
Purnima is taken as an important
festival in Jumla and Karnali. Pilgrimage goes for a day to week walk to Malika
for bathing their god and goddess as well as taking Chaapbido to new Dhami
(Healer ), chaapbido also called .
temple is located at Jumla district at the border of Jajarkot district.This
temple is situated at 4554m height from sea level that dedicated to goddess
Bhagawati. The natural view and the deep believe on Thakurgyu Malika make this
place is full of pilgrims during Janai Purnima. This year due to Lunar eclipse
less people visited this temple.
area is also called home of lakes where we can see religiously important lakes
called Bistagyu Daha (4425m),Sankha Daha (4470m),Hudkey Daha,and Thakurgyu lake
(4554m) at Thakurgy Temple.The Gidhi Daha is another important lake lies closed
to chaudhary Pass.Due to heavy fog I could not able to take photos. The depth and length of all lakes are not yet measured.
this is located in remote area one should totally self managed while trekking
to this area.Eating rice, alcohol,meat after Thulo Haka Meadow is restricted
because of cultural aspects.
can get attracted by its meadows,lakes and mountains on its travel. This area
is famous for Yarshagumba ,many important herbs and different flowers.Thakurgyu
area has numbers of meadows important for farming domestic animals like
sheeps,horses and cows. These grassland called Duni ,Chaudhary Vitto,Sano
Haka,Thulo Haka and Pansaya Patan(Meadow) and more .
area is the home of wild animals like Bear,Ghoral,Musk Deer(Kasturi) and many
Mr.Dalgit Budha from Pere said these years we do not see even a single Kasturi
,Bear because I hope illegal hunting and
trapping of iron wire finish these wild animals.
Bistagyu Lake (4425m asl)
Sankha Daha (4483m asl)
are many to be researched and to be done about herbs,flora and fauna,birds and
animal in this area.
More in Photos of Thakurgyu Malika during Shrawan
Purnima Festivals Celebration
|Bistagyu Lake (4425m asl)|
|Sankha Daha (4483m asl)|
|pilgrims on the way to Thakurgyu malika at Deaula Deuli.|
|chaudhary vitto pass|
|Sheeps grazing at Thulo Haka meadow|
|Pilgrims offering puja at temple of Bistagyu lake|
|last and difficult stone trail to Thakurgy temple.|
|Horses at Dhauligad grassland.|
|Sheepards,dogs and their sheeps at Sano Haka meadow.|
|Sano Haka pass|
|pilgrims walking alongside of flowers all the way to Thakurgyu.|
|first time ever organise a medical camp for pilgrims at Thakurgyu temple 4554m asl by Karnali Sports Club,Jumla.|
|Dinkini chau,witch mushroom|
|Cows in the middle of Chenna Lagna Pass.|