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White Apples? When was the last time you thought about Himachal and did not, instantaneously, think about the hills. You just cannot un-forget those beautiful mountains, snow, weather, just anything. Talking about Himachal, one cannot just for-see the capital Shimla. And then if we talk about Shimla, of course one cannot just forget about apples. But as true as a fact can be, it will be a matter of surprise for you guys to know that apples are not native of Himachal. In fact, not even India!šŸ˜Æ Pre 1945 era Yes, this fruit was nowhere to be seen if you were to stand up on hill and squeeze your eyes as hard as you could if you lived in 1900s. Just as cricket, apple is one thing we Indians owe to the ā€œfirangsā€. Yes, you heard it right. Yes, you read it right. Or to be more accurate and specific…

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Kullu is a district in Himachal Pradesh, India. The district stretches from the village of Rampur in the south to the Rohtang Pass in the North.Ā According to the 2011 census Kullu district has a population of 437,474, roughly equal to the nation of Malta. The district has a population density of 79 inhabitants per square kilometre (200/sq mi) . Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 14.65%. Kullu has a sex ratio of 942 females for every 1000 males, and a literacy rate of 80.14%. Lets know about “25 Facts about Kullu district that you probably don’t know”.   1) Kullu was known as “Kulanth Peeth” which means “end of the habitable world“. It literally meansĀ that it is a Ā place or Peeth where all dharmic tradition and their knowledge ends. 2) Kullu town was known as “KulutaDesh” in Ancient Granths. 3) In Vedic Sahitya “KulutaDesh” was known asĀ “Gandharvo…

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