Marhi(Elevation 3,360 m (11,020 ft)) is in Himachal Pradesh,India, located midway between Manali and Rohtang La on the Manali-Leh Highway. Buses traveling the highway often stop in Marhi so that passengers can eat.
Beas nallah originates from the Rohtang Pass at an altitude of 4905m above Mean Sea Level (MSL). Scheme is contemplated on Shelashar nallah and Beas Nallah. Shelasher Nallah joins river Beas in the downstream. Both tributaries has a total catchment area of about 26.23 Sq. Km. The area on left and right side of the streams are predominantly barren area. Catchment area remains under snow for six to eight months in a year. In summer precipitation is received in the form of rain.
Marhi mini Hydropower Project has been contemplated as Run-of-River scheme on Beas nallah in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh. The scheme has been contemplated near Marhi, which is 39km from tourist spot Manali.
This place is as famous as Rohtang pass. Fully covered with snow, all kind of snow sports are available. Whenever Rohtang pass is closed due to bad weather conditions, people are allowed to visit upto this place.
The place is surrounded by lush green meadows.
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Subhogen (4063) 2014-02-10 8:18
Marvelous view of this little village on the route to Rohtang pass from your high POV. The smoke from the road construction work adds drama to the photo.
I remember it very well, on a previous visit to Manali I was stuck over here for 22 hours due to heavy snow before being rescued by the Army. Fascinating place equally beautiful photo. Thanks for sharing.
subhendu_bagchi (25087) 2014-02-11 18:17
hello dear Mrityunjoy,
a nice view of this village on height. Great presentation. I like the tonal quality of this image. Very good composition in wide. Excellent depth too. Excellent one. Tfs.
adidas5nb (4368) 2014-02-11 21:50
i dont know why you havent got more reviews on this one.lovely pic and a great pov.love the angle and the smoke.
- Copyright: Mrityunjoy Chatterjee (mrichat) (1649)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2013-09-26
- Categories: Nature, Architecture
- Camera: CANON EOS 550D, EF S18-55 IS
- Exposure: f/4.5, 1/400 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2014-02-10 8:07