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Published by Published by direction of G.C. Gre, printed at the Office of the Trigonometrical Branch , Survey of India .
Written in English


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The Attraction of the Himalaya Mountains Upon the Plumb-line in India by Sidney Gerald BurrardPages:   Pratt JH () On the deflection of the plumb-line in India, caused by the attraction of the Himalaya Mountains and of the elevated regions beyond; and its modification by the compensating effect of a deficiency of matter below the mountain mass. Philos Trans R Author: John Milsom. Erratum: On the Attraction of the Himalaya Mountains, and of the Elevated Regions beyond Them, upon the Plumb-Line in India. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London (). vi–vi. john henry pratt (c. –): the attraction of the himalaya mountains upon the plumbline in india – the deflection of the plumb-line in india and the compensatory effect of a deficiency of matter below the himalaya mountains – speculation on the constitution of the earth’s crust.

Burrard, S. G. The Attraction of the Himalaya Mountains upon the Plumb-line in India. Surveyor General. Geodesy. Do. On the Origin of the Himalaya Mountains. The Himalaya is one of the most beautiful place in India to explore the gift of nature, its highest peak, Snow Clad Mountains, carpet of flowers and sun rise, sunset through the mountains offers a delightful experience. Snow Clad Mountains of Himalaya is one of the 20 must see places in India along with the amazing valley of flowers in Uttarakhand. The outstanding natural beauty and endangered and . The Great Himalayas Mountain ranges is the world’s highest mountain range and home to planet’s highest Mountain peaks. Major Himalaya mountain peaks are situated in the Karakoram ranges, Garhwal Himalaya and Kanchenjunga. The highest Himalaya Mountain Peaks in India are Kanchenjunga, Nanda Devi and Kamet.. Most of the peaks are situated in Sikkim and Uttarakhand state of India. How has the location of the Himalaya Mountains benefited India. The Himalayas form a natural border between India and the rest of Asia the glaciers dump water into the rivers. Much of the water in the Indus Angie's and brought them up pewter a river comes from where.

On the attraction of the Himalaya Mountains and of the elevated regions beyond them upon the plumb-line in India. Roy. Soc., Phil. Trans. (). ISOSTASY Pratt, John Henry. On the deflection of the plumb-line in India caused by the attraction of the Himalaya Mountains and of the elevated regions be- yond; and its.   Surrounded with harsh arid mountains and blessed with immense natural beauty, a stay at Nubra Valley is a unique experience in itself. In contrast to other mountainous areas that are beaming with greenery, at Nubra Valley you will find mountains to be dry and rugged. This is the only mountain region in India where you will find sand dunes. Western Himalayas, also called Punjab Himalayas, westernmost section of the vast Himalayas mountain range. It lies mainly in the disputed Kashmir region of the northern Indian subcontinent—including portions administered by India and Pakistan—and also in the northwestern part of Himachal Pradesh state, India. (1) The Trans-Himalaya. The term ‘Trans-Himalaya’ for a mountain range to the north of the Indus and Yarlung-Tsangpo rivers was first used by Alexander Cunningham in his book Ladak (), but it was Sven Hedin who popularised the name in his book Trans-Himalaya () which documents Hedin’s exploration of this ically speaking, the Trans-Himalaya is made up of granitic.