Why Joshimath is Sinking

Situated 1,875 meters above sea level, Joshimath is an important gateway to several Himalayan expeditions, trekking trails, and pilgrim centers. It is also an important halting place and resting point for the pilgrims who visit Badrinath and Hemkund Sahib in the summers and tourists who visit Auli in the winter. The number of tourists kept increasing year after year, which … Read more