In the Manas Khand of the Skand Puranas, Nainital Lake is named Tri-Rishi-Sarovar, hinting at the story of 3 sages (or rishis), Atri, Pulastya, and Pulaha, who, upon finding
No water in Nainital mammary gland a large hole at the situation of the present-day lake (Sarovar) and stuffed it with water from the holy lake Manasarovar in the Asian nation.
According to lore, a dip in Naini Lake, “the lesser Manasarovar,” earns merit equal to a dip in the great lake.
It is also believed that The Naini Lake is one of the 64 Shakti Peeths or religious sites where parts of the charred body of Sati (Parvati) fell on earth
The park—named after the hunter-turned-conservationist Jim Corbett who played a key role in its establishment—was established in 1936 as Hailey National Park.
Corbett Park is India’s 1st park that includes 520.8 km2. Area of hills, riverine belts, sloughy depressions, grasslands, and an outsized lake.
Dense moist deciduous forest mainly consists of sal, haldu; fig tree, Rohini and mango trees, and these trees cover virtually 73 percent of the park. 10 percent of the area consists of grasslands. It houses around 110 tree species, 50 species of mammals, 580 bird species and 25 reptile species.