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List of glaciers of India

This is a list of the notable glaciers in India. Most glaciers lie in the states of Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

List of Indian glaciers

Jammu and Kashmir

Nun Kun Massif
Parkachik
Drang-Drung-Glacier

Himachal Pradesh

  • Bara Shigri
  • Beas Kund
  • BCB Glacier (bcb land)
  • Chandra Glacier
  • Chandra Nahan Glacier
  • Bhadal Glacier
  • Bhaga Glacier
  • Dhaka Glacier
  • North Dakka Glacier
  • Gora Glacier
  • The Lady of Keylong
  • Miyar Glacier
  • Mukkila Glacier
  • Parbati and Dudhon
  • Perad Glacier
  • Sonapani

Sikkim

The Zemu Glacier

Uttarakhand

Goumukh, terminus of the Gangotri glacier (lower right in image, behind prayer flag). The Bhagirathi peaks rise in the background.

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