Mount Kailash, one of the peaks in the Kailash range of mountains in Tibet is said to be the abode of the Hindu deity of destruction (of sorrow and evil) Shiva!
Several Mysterious Phenomena have been observed at this holy peak, As the sun sets, the shadow falling on the rocks draws a huge swastika.
Here we are with some Mount Kailash Mysteries that you were never aware of Around the holy Mount Kailash time travels quickly.
Pilgrims have reported quick hair and nails growth within 12 hours, which equals two weeks under normal conditions. The mountain has air that causes rapid aging. But the reason behind this is still unknown.
At the height of 14,950 feet on the foothills of Mount Kailash, there are 2 lakes, namely Lake Mansarovar and Lake Rakshastal. These lie next to each other, only divided by a thin isthmus of the mountains.
Mansarover lake which is the highest freshwater lake in the world is round like the sun whereas rakshash tal is a saltwater lake that has the shape of the crescent moon.
In spite of being so close, both the lakes are very different Lake Manasarovar remains calm irrespective of the weather conditions whereas Rakshas Tal stays constantly stormy, as if indicating the difference between Good and Bad.
Rakshastal is believed to be the lake of Raavana or the demon, where he performed his penance to please Lord Shiva.
Mount Everest is 8848 meters (29029 ft) in height and its summit has been scaled by over approx. 4,000 people, while Mount Kailash is 6638 meters (21778 ft) and its summit is unclimbed.
many expeditions were failed in climbing the mountain …
It is heard in stories that a mystic Tibetan Seer and poet named Milarepa is the only human being who has been able to climb the peak of Mount Kailash.
It was over about some 900 years ago, and since then nobody has been able to reach the summit of this unclimbable peak.
Whenever someone tries to climb Mount Kailash changes its target destination and even covers up tracks waylaying climbers. Travelers suddenly end up moving in the opposite direction or as soon as the path to the climb was visible the weather worsened and the climbers came down with severe illness and several others have never returned.
It is said that Mount Kailash is the heavenly abode of Shiva and that’s the reason why no one has ever been able to climb it.
Several studies by the Russians and the Americans have led scientists to believe that Mt. Kailash could be a vast, human-built pyramid, the center of an entire complex of smaller pyramids, a hundred in total.
Mt. Kailash is believed to be the ‘Axis’ of the world which is called the Axis Mundi.
And the Surprising thing is that it is said to be in connection with several other monuments of the world such as England’s Stonehenge, from which is exactly 6666 Km.
It is 6666 Km from the North pole & 13332 Km from the South Pole (double the 1st number of 6666).
According to our ancient scriptures of the Vedas and the Ramayana Mt . Kailash provides a connection between the earth and heaven.