Category Archives: People of HP

Ancient and Modern Tribes of Himachal Pradesh

By | November 6, 2016

Ancient tribes of Himachal Pradesh: Dasas (Dasyu) – Inhabitant of Shivalik Hills during the Pre-Vedic period. Chamuri, Dhuni, Pipru and Sushna were powerful chiefs of Dasas. Dasas were accepted into the Aryan fold due to the constant efforts of Rishi Vishwamitra and Rishi Bhardwaj. Khasas – Inhabitant of Shimla, Sirmaur, parts of Kullu and Kinnaur… Read More »

Popular Names of Places & Personalities of Himachal Pradesh

By | November 6, 2016

In our previous posts, we talked about the Mountain Peaks and Mountain Passes & Jots of Himachal Pradesh. Today we talk about the Popular names of Places & Personalities of Himachal Pradesh. Himachal and its personalities have been related to many popular places and people of India. Like the town of Mandi is popularly known as… Read More »