Mountains of India

Here are some facts about mountains of India:

Feature Mountain
Highest mountain in India Kanchenjunga
Highest mountain in India (incl POK) Mt K2 also known as Godwin Austin
Oldest mountain range in India Aravallis
The highest peak in the Western Ghats and also South India is Anamudi in Kerala
The highest peak in the Aravallis is Guru Shikhar, near Mt. Abu in Rajasthan
Raisina Hill, the area in New Delhi where Rashtrapati Bhavan is located is an extension of Aravalli Hills
The hill ranges which geographically divide northern India from the Deccan Plateau Vindhyas
The Western Ghats are also known as Sahyadri hills
The name of the hill on which the famous Vaishno Devi temple is located Trikuta
Mt Kailash, the abode of Lord Shiva of Hindu mythology is located in Tibet

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