peder-monsted-landscape - Peder Mork Monsted is a realistic landscape painting artist who was born in 1859 in Denmark. He joined Academy of Copenhagen at the age of sixteen. But yhe left the academy after four years and studied art with Peder Severin and Bouguereau. Peder was font of traveling and he explored North Africa and Europe.
#Chakrata : Situated between Yamuna and Tons Rivers, Chakrata in Uttarakhand is a small cantonment town 92 km from Dehradun. Apart from being the permanent garrison for the Special Frontier Forces, the cantonment is also the ttraining ground for Research & Analysis Wing (RAW), India’s intelligence agency. Located in the Garwhal region, Chakrata is a quiet hill-station famous for its luscious greenery, dense forests and salubrious climate.
Chaukhamba is a mountain massif in the Gangotri Group of the #Garhwal Himalaya. Its main summit, Chaukhamba, is the highest peak in the group. It lies at the head of the Gangotri Glacier and forms the eastern anchor of the group.