Uttarakhand (उत्तरांचल) became the 27th state of the Republic of India on November 9, 2000 after a relatively short and peaceful struggle by its people in the 1990s, having previously comprised part of Uttar Pradesh.
Bodhya. Clement Town
Bodhya, a buddhist nun from Tibet, living inside theTibetan settlement of Clement Town, near Dehradhun. A lovely lady where it's nice to share a tea. She came to salute me when I was leaving the settlement after the week I spent there.