Thursday, June 2, 2011

River Tawi (Surya Putri)

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River Tawi ( referred in ancient literature as Surya Putri) originates near Kaplas Mountains and flows westward between Jug Dhar and Trisul Dhar in a westerly direction till Udhampur where it takes a southerly bend across the Sivalik range  and again resumes a westerly course passing along the Jammu City  till it joins Chenab River in Sialkot District in Pakistan.




Tawi River near its source at Basantgarh
At Jammu City

River Tawi near Jammu City with Bahu Bridge in the foreground and main Tawi bridge in the back ground
Mahatmaya temple  on the left bank of  Tawi opposite old Jammu City
Part of Old jammu city  from Baghe Bahu.
Note the "Golgarh"  old palace of the Dogra Rulers  on the extreme left
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