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Rewalsar Lake is a mid-altitude lake located in the Mandi district, 24 km north-east from Mandi HIMACHAL PRADESH INDIA. Its elevation is about 1,360 m above sea level.

The lake is shaped like a square with the shoreline of about 735 m. It is held as a sacred spot for Hindus, Sikhs and Buddhists alike. Legend has it that the great teacher Padmasambhava (Guru Rimpoche) used his enormous power to take flight to Tibet from Rewalsar. In Rewalsar, his spirit is said to reside in the tiny island of floating reed that drifts over the water.

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  • Copyright: vijay sharma (sharma_vijay) (13)
  • Genre: Lieux
  • Medium: Couleur
  • Date Taken: 2009-06-03
  • Categories: Nature
  • Camera: Sony A200
  • Exposition: f/20.0, 1/125 secondes
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  • Date Submitted: 2010-10-20 4:46
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