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Kimsar in Rajaji National Park, near Rishikesh

Read about struggle of Kimsar people for a proper road and against isolation
Overview photo series about Kimsar

The land is very fertile in the Kimsar area. The farmers don't need to use any chemicals, so the agriculture is completely organic. There is almost no irrigation. They grow traditional millets here. They also have cattle.

  Terraces. Many of them are abandoned because youngsters often move to the towns and cities.

 Millet field.


 Other variety of millet.

 Paddy (rice).

 Fruit trees, papaya.

 Kitchen garden.




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Photos: Himcon, Uttarakhand - Creative Commons