Lakes of Himachal Pradesh | Himachal General Knowledge | Himachal Pariksha

Lakes in Himachal Pradesh | Himachal General Knowledge | Himachal Pariksha

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The Biggest Natural Lake in himachal pradesh : Renuka Lake (Sirmour) in Himachal Pradesh.

The Biggest Manmade lake in himachal pradesh : Govind Sagar Lake (Bilaspur) in Himachal Pradesh.

Artificial or Manmade Lakes in Himachal Pradesh

1) Govind Sagar Lake : It is biggest manmade lake of Himachal Pradesh. This Lake is in Bilaspur district and make on Satluj River. The total length of this lake is 88 km and the total area of this lake is 168 square kilometer.

2) Pong Lake : This lake is in Kangra district and make on Beas river. The total length of this lake is 42 km. Pong Dam (Bandh) is also near of this lake that makes in 1960.  Pong Lake is also well known as Maharana Partap Saagar Lake. 

3) Pandoh Lake : This lake is in Mandi district and make on Beas river. The total length of this lake is 14km. 

4) Chamera Lake : This lake is in Chamba district and make on Ravi river And work on 540MW Hydroelectric project.


Natural Lakes in Himachal Pradesh

Natural Lakes in Himachal Pradesh District wise


Natural Lakes in Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh

1) Gadasru Lake : This lake is in chamba district and total length of this lake is nearly 1km. The height of this lake is 3505 m.

2) Khajjiar Lake : The height of this lake is 1951m and length of this lake is 500m(0.5km). Khajjiar is called switzerland of himachal pradesh. This name given by P. Blazer in 7 july, 1992. Its ranks 160 of the world rated mini switzerland.

3) Lama Lake : It is group of seven lakes and height of this lake is 3962m.

4) Manimahesh Lake : It is below of kailash mountain and also called manimahesh mountain. The height of this lake is 3950m.

5) Mahakali Lake : This lake is dedicated to goddess kali. The height of this lake is 3657m.


Natural Lakes in Mandi  District of Himachal Pradesh

1) Prashar Lake : The height of this lake is 2730m and located in 49km north of Mandi. This lake is known as lunched to the lapter.

2) Kumarvah Lake : The height of this lake is 1775m.

3) Rewalsar Lake : The height of this lake is 1360m. This lake is a pilgrimage place of people of three religions the Hindu, Sikh, Buddist.

4) Kunt Bhayog Lake : The height of this lake is 1700m & located in the town of rewalsar.

5) Sukhsagar Lake : This lake located in Mandi district.

6) Kamrunag Lake : The height of this lake is 3334m. It is a view of dhauladhar range and Balh valley.


Natural Lakes in Kangra District of Himachal Pradesh

1) Dal Lake : The height of this lake is 1775m and located dharmshala at district Kangra.

2) Kareri Lake : The height of this lake is 1810m.


Natural Lakes in Kullu District of Himachal Pradesh

1) Mantalai Lake : This lake fall on the way to Pin Parvati Pass.  It is origin of Parvati river.

2) Bhrigu Lake or Bharighu Lake : The height of this lake is 4300m above sea level. It is  located to the east of the Rohtang Pass and around 6km form Gulaba village.

3) Dashir Lake: It is located near the Rohtang Pass and 4270m above the sea level.

4) Saul Lake : This lake is in kullu district.

5) Seruvalsar Lake: Height of this lake is 3100m and occur in Seraj valley of the kullu district.


Natural Lakes in Lahul Spiti  District of Himachal Pradesh

1) Suraj Taal Lake : This lake is also called "Surya Tal". The height of this lake is 4800m &  highest lake of himachal pradesh. It is the third highest lake in all over India. This lake is nearby Baralacha Pass.

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2) Chandra Taal Lake: The height of this lake is 4270m. This lake is also well known as "lohitya Sarovar Lake".


Natural Lakes in Shimla  District of Himachal Pradesh 

1) Chandranahan Lake: The height of this lake is 4267m. This lake is nearby Rohru at Shimla district. It is origin of Pabbar river.

2) Tannu Jubbar Lake : The height of this lake is 2300m. Around 8 km from narkanda.

3) Garh Kuffar Lake : The height of this lake is 1755m.


Natural Lakes in Kinnaur District of Himachal Pradesh  

1) Nako Lake : The height of this lake is 3662m and high altitude lake in the Pooh sub-division.

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2) Sorang Lake : this is also situated in Kinnaur District of Himachal Pradesh.


Natural Lakes in Sirmour  District of Himachal Pradesh 

1) Renuka Lake : This is biggest Natural lake of himachal pradesh. The total lenth of this lake is 2.5km.

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The height of this lake is 672m. The name of this lake from goddess Renuka. Its looks like a sleeping woman. Renuka is mother of lord Parshuram.