Nauti In Karnaprayag Uttarakhand


Nauti is a small famous village, which located just a short distance from Karnaprayag of Chamoli district. This village is known for "Nanda Devi Raaj Jaat Yatra", which is held after 12 years. After the introduction of the Raaj Jaat from the Nauti, the journey goes along with the 'Chantoliyon' (Umbrella) and the dolly. In ancient times this trip was organized by the King of Garhwal. Here Nanda is worshipped as a wedded daughter. It is believed that the goddess Nanda was born to Somya Hemant Rishi and Maina's house. In childhood, goddess Nanda was married to Lord Shiva of Kailash. Shiva Ji lived in his meditation. Goddess Nanda seemed loneliness at Kailash, there they missed her maternal home. Then Nanda was convened a maternal home, After a few days, with great love and enthusiasm, he used to send the in-laws to the goddess Nanda. This organizing of sending in-laws to goddess Nanda is called Raaj Jaat Yatra. According to tradition, Kansuwa village of Chamoli Garhwal is they reach Nauti with Kunwar 'Chausingya Khaadoo' (four-horned sheep) and 'Chantoli of Ringali' (umbrella). 'Chausingya Khaadoo' (four-horned sheep) is the main attraction of Raaj Jaat. The Wan is the last village of the journey. In the number of millions, people come to Nauti village to join this journey.


How To Reach :-

By Air

The nearest airport of Karnaprayag is Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun, which is about 188 km from Karnaprayag.

By Train

The nearest railway station of Karnaprayag is Rishikesh, which is about 170 km from Karnaprayag.

By Road

Nauti Village is located at a distance of about 25 km from Karnaprayag.

Best Time To Visit :-

The journey of Nauti can be done throughout the year, but the best time to visit here is between the months of September to April. Travelling here in these months is the best and enjoyable. During the winter season, the weather of here is cold. Due to snowfall on the surrounding hills in the winter season, the temperature of here goes down very much. Due to heavy rains in the rainy season, it is a bit difficult to travel of here because of heavy rains threatening landslides.

Nauti In Karnaprayag Uttarakhand Photos and Timings