Dal Lake (Himachal Pradesh)

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Dal Lake
Location Kangra district Village Tota Rani
Coordinates 32°14′50″N 76°18′39″E / 32.247148°N 76.310719°E / 32.247148; 76.310719Coordinates: 32°14′50″N 76°18′39″E / 32.247148°N 76.310719°E / 32.247148; 76.310719
Type Mid altitude lake
Basin countries India
Surface elevation 1,775 m
References Himachal Pradesh Tourism Dep.

The name Dal Lake is taken from Kashmir natural's lake called Dal Lake, is a small mid-altitude lake (1,775 m above sea level) near the village of Tota Rani in Kangra district (Himachal Pradesh) in northern India.

The lake is surrounded by deodar trees and is considered as a sacred spot as there is small Shiva mandir (shrine) on its bank. There are different kinds of fish that live in this lake. This lake has greenish water.


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Battle of Sirhind, 1758


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