National Mountain of India
“Nanda Devi” is the Highest Mountain in the Republic of India. It also has the status of the National Mountain of the Nation. It is Holy to the Hindus, source of the Ganges River.
The National Mountain is located in the state of Uttarakhand between the Rishiganga valley on the west and the Goriganga valley on the east.
The surrounding Nanda Devi National Park was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1988.