What Do These Mountain Names Mean?

What Do These Mountain Names Mean?

Category Crosswords Trekker Space

By Sneha Rao


A lot of action in our mythological stories takes place in the Himalayas. Some of these are well known parts of epics such as the Mahabharata. Others are local legends. No matter what the scope of the stories, they tell us something about how people experience the mountains.

Take this quiz to see if you can match the myths to the respective mountains.

The winner for this week’s crossword will be chosen at random out of all those who solve this correctly.

We’re giving away a custom-made full-brimmed trekking hat to the winner!

Make sure you enter your details correctly. You will not be considered for the prize if you don’t fill in your details.

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Here is the solution to last week’s crossword (Do you recognise these mountains?) –

Congratulations to Rohit Seth who finished last week’s crossword correctly and quickly!


Sneha Rao

About the author

Sneha is an erstwhile HR professional from Bangalore, now living in Mumbai. She has trekked several trails in Uttarakhand, Karnataka, Kerala and Meghalaya. She holds the Green Trails idea close to her heart and enjoys researching and writing about the environment.