30 August 2015
Author :  

Sikkim (/ˈsɪkɨm/; also known as Shikim or Su Khyim; see Toponymy for other names) is a landlocked Indian state located in the Himalayan mountains. The state is bordered by Nepal to the west, China's Tibet Autonomous Region to the north and east, and Bhutan to the east. The Indian state of West Bengal lies to the south.[2]

With 607,688 inhabitants as of the 2011 census,[1] Sikkim is the least populous state in India and the second-smallest state after Goa in total area, covering approximately 7,096 km2 (2,740 sq mi).[3] Sikkim is nonetheless geographically diverse due to its location in the Himalayas; the climate ranges from subtropical to high alpine, and Kangchenjunga, the world's third-highest peak, is located on Sikkim's border with Nepal.[4] Sikkim is a popular tourist destination, owing to its culture, scenery and biodiversity. It also has the only open land border between India and China.[5] Sikkim's capital and largest city is Gangtok. Almost 25% of the state is covered by the Khangchendzonga National Park.[6]

According to legend, the Buddhist guru Padmasambhava visited Sikkim in the 8th century CE, introduced Buddhism and foretold the era of the Sikkimese monarchy.[7] Sikkim's Namgyal dynasty was established in 1642. Over the next 150 years, the kingdom witnessed frequent raids and territorial losses to Nepalese invaders.[8] In the 19th century, it allied itself with British India, eventually becoming a British protectorate.[9] In 1975, a referendum abolished the Sikkimese monarchy, and the territory was merged with India.[10]

Sikkim has 11 official languages: Nepali (which is its lingua franca), Sikkimese, Lepcha, Tamang, Limbu, Newari, Rai, Gurung, Magar, Sunwar and English.[11][12] English is taught in schools and used in government documents. The predominant religions are Hinduism and Vajrayana Buddhism. Sikkim's economy is largely dependent on agriculture and tourism, and as of 2014 the state had the third-smallest GDP among Indian states,[13] although it is also among the fastest-growing.[13][14]

2677 comments 61733 Views

Dhanshree Resort has come to be a top-notch Hospitality brand, which can boast of providing the finest facility and service, which its guests both deserve and except. The resort has always dedicated itself in providing its guests with an effortless and relaxing vacation at all times, which is why it is considered as one of the best in the vacation ownership and hospitality industry.


Latest from  Administrator


  • Thomasjoulp Thomasjoulp Sunday, 30 August 2015

    buy generic Viagra [url=]generic viagra[/url] Viagra generic generic viagra

  • MichaelAbore MichaelAbore Sunday, 30 August 2015

    can you buy viagra at rite aid
    buy viagra
    cutting viagra pills quarters
    [url=]viagra online[/url]
    generic viagra good brand name
    generic viagra online pharmacy
    where do i buy viagra yahoo
    [url=]buy generic viagra[/url]
    price of viagra in the philippines

  • StephenSpund StephenSpund Sunday, 30 August 2015

    where to buy generic viagra forum
    buy viagra online
    viagra generica en sevilla
    [url=]online viagra[/url]
    generic viagra price compare
    buy generic viagra online
    how long does a 50mg viagra last
    [url=]generic viagra online pharmacy[/url]
    viagra original price

  • MatthewapAdy MatthewapAdy Sunday, 30 August 2015

    viagra online gefahr
    buy viagra online
    buying fake viagra
    [url=]buy viagra online[/url]
    buy real viagra online
    generic viagra
    where do they sale viagra
    [url=]buy generic viagra online[/url]
    sildenafil precio generico

  • Floydknive Floydknive Sunday, 30 August 2015

    old do u have buy viagra
    viagra without prescription
    buy viagra profile
    [url=]viagra without a doctor prescription[/url]
    viagra cheap fast shipping
    viagra without a doctor prescription
    buy viagra in canada
    [url=]cheap viagra[/url]
    real viagra sale

  • KeithJax KeithJax Sunday, 30 August 2015

    can you get viagra over the counter at boots
    viagra online
    super x vega sildenafil 100mg
    [url=]buy viagra[/url]
    can get pregnant viagra
    buy generic viagra
    viagra spill lake michigan
    [url=]buy generic viagra online[/url]
    viagra generico 50 mg

  • ErnestElult ErnestElult Sunday, 30 August 2015

    cheap viagra from india
    viagra prices
    viagra buy uk cheap
    [url=]viagra without prescription[/url]
    buy viagra with a mastercard
    viagra without prescription
    viagra sale las vegas
    [url=]viagra without a prescription[/url]
    cheap viagra at tesco

  • TerryAmunk TerryAmunk Sunday, 30 August 2015

    [url=]viagra without prescription[/url] viagra without a doctor prescription

  • Lesliegix Lesliegix Sunday, 30 August 2015

    can i buy viagra in europe
    online viagra
    buy viagra online paypal
    [url=]buy viagra[/url]
    generic viagra united states
    viagra without doctor
    safe websites to buy viagra
    [url=]viagra otc[/url]
    do you need prescription to get viagra

  • tuhphyncb tuhphyncb Sunday, 30 August 2015

    [url=]buy cialis[/url]
    generic cialiscanada
    order cialis online without a prescription canadian pharmacy
    buy cialis online

Leave your comment

Make sure you enter the (*) required information where indicated. HTML code is not allowed.





Humidity: 48%
Wind: NNE at 14.48 km/h
15°C / 26°C
15°C / 25°C
Mostly sunny
13°C / 26°C
Partly cloudy
12°C / 25°C

Get In Touch

  • Add: Kaziranga National Park, Kohora, Bogorijuri, Pin-785609, Dist.- Golaghat, Assam
  • Tel: 03776262501 / 9954367860 / 6001493461
  • Email: /

Twitter Feeds

Join us in social media

SJ University II - шаблон joomla Создание сайтов