Langqên Zangbo (Tibetan: .mw-parser-output .uchen{font-family:"BabelStone Tibetan Slim",Jomolhari,"Noto Sans Tibetan","Microsoft Himalaya",Kailash,"DDC Uchen","TCRC Youtso Unicode","Tibetan Machine Uni","Qomolangma-Uchen Sarchen","Qomolangma-Uchen Sarchung","Qomolangma-Uchen Suring","Qomolangma-Uchen Sutung","Qomolangma-Title","Qomolangma-Subtitle","DDC Rinzin","Qomolangma-Woodblock","Qomolangma-Dunhuang"}.mw-parser-output .ume{font-family:"Qomolangma-Betsu","Qomolangma-Chuyig","Qomolangma-Drutsa","Qomolangma-Edict","Qomolangma-Tsumachu","Qomolangma-Tsuring","Qomolangma-Tsutong","TibetanSambhotaYigchung","TibetanTsugRing","TibetanYigchung"}གླང་ཆེན་གཙང་པོ, Wylie: glang chen gtsang po; Chinese: 朗钦藏布; pinyin: Lăngqīn Zàngbù) is a river in Ngari, Tibet, China. The Upper Sutlej Valley, called Langqên Zangbo in Tibet, was once known as the Garuda Valley by the Zhangzhung, the ancient civilization of western Tibet. The rewarded steps of nature make their visit more adventurous with breathtaking scenes and beautiful greenery. Encyclopaedia Britannica's editors oversee subject areas in which they have extensive knowledge, whether from years of experience gained by working on that content or via study for an advanced degree.... Where would you travel to reach the world’s second deepest lake? Satluj River or Sutlej River (Hindi: सतलुज, Punjabi: ਸਤਲੁਜ, Urdu: درياۓ ستلُج‎ ) is the longest of the five rivers that flow through the historic crossroads region of Punjab in northern India and Pakistan. extensively for irrigation. By signing up for this email, you are agreeing to news, offers, and information from Encyclopaedia Britannica. Archaeology and Architecture. river basin area. Our latest podcast episode features popular TED speaker Mara Mintzer. the Spiti river and its numerous tributaries. easternmost tributary of the Indus River. flowing through Spiti valley, the Spiti river meets Satluj at Rampur. [14] Geologists believe that tectonic activity created elevation changes which redirected the flow of Sutlej from the southeast to the southwest. The Satluj finally drains into the Indus in Pakistan. [2].....the Vipasha, the Shatadru, the Chandrabhaga, the Saraswati; the Iravati, the Vitasta, the Sindhu, the Devanadi;.... Bhisma Parva, Mahabharata/Book VI Chapter 10 describes geography and provinces of Bharatavarsha. Contrary to the claims of Punjab state in India, a small part It is located north of the Vindhya Range, south of the Hindu Kush segment of the Himalayas, and east of the Central Sulaiman Range in Pakistan. The Baspa is joined by many smaller channels draining snow melt waters. catchment area of about 50,140 km. वैदिक काल में सरस्वती नदी शुतुद्रि में ही मिलती थी। (दे.मेकडानाल्ड- हिस्ट्री ऑफ संस्कृत लिट्रेचर, पृ. [8][7], Continuing west-southwest, the Sutlej enters Pakistan about 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) east of Bhedian Kalan, Kasur District, Punjab province, continuing southwest to water the ancient and historical former Bahawalpur princely state. Rivers and the Indus. In the early 18th century, it was used to transport devdar woods for Bilaspur district, Hamirpur district, and other places along the Sutlej's banks. From there, it flows at first After that these three rivers join Panjnad and then continue their journey towards Arabian Sea. The maximum recorded flood discharge occurred in 1955, when the river flowed at nearly 600,000 cubic feet (17,000 cubic metres) per second. It enters India at Shipki La pass. [citation needed], There is some evidence that the high rate of erosion caused by the modern Sutlej River has influenced the local faulting and rapidly exhumed rocks above Rampur. The 1,400 km (900-mile) long Sutlej is used The Sutlej is among the three eastern rivers that were divided between India and Pakistan according to the Indus Water Treaty (IWT) in 1960. Test the depth of your knowledge with this quiz. [p.888]: 'शुतुद्रि' कहा गया है- 'इमं मे गंगे यमुने सरस्वती शुतुद्रि स्तोमं सचता परुषण्या असिक्न्यामरुद्वृधे वितस्तयर्जीकीये शृणृह्या सुषोमया।' ऋग्वेद, नदीसूक्त 10,75,5. [11], There is substantial geologic evidence to indicate that prior to 1700 BC, and perhaps much earlier, the Sutlej was an important tributary of the Ghaggar-Hakra River (thought to be the legendary Sarasvati River) rather than the Indus, with various authors putting the redirection from 2500 to 2000 BC,[12] from 5000 to 3000 BC,[13] or before 8000 BC. Valdiya. the modern Sutlej River has persuaded the local faulting and It is the longest of the five major rivers that flow through the region of Punjab in northern India and Pakistan. 5000-3000 BC, or before 8000 BC. to connect the entire Ganges, which flows to the east coast of It leaves Himachal Pradesh to The water of this river was distributed to India and Pakistan according to Indus Basin Treaty. Satluj River or Sutlej River (Hindi: सतलुज, Punjabi: ਸਤਲੁਜ, Urdu: درياۓ ستلُج‎ ) is the longest of the five rivers that flow through the historic crossroads region of Punjab in northern India and Pakistan. the Gayathing, the Tirung, the Soldang and the Duling The Upper Sutlej Valley was once known as the Garuda Valley by the Zhangzhung, the ancient civilization of western Tibet. flow of Sutlej from the southeast to the southwest. [citation needed], The Indus then flows through a gorge near Sukkur and the fertile plains region of Sindh, forming a large delta region between the border of Gujarat, India and Pakistan, finally terminating in the Arabian Sea near the port city of Karachi, Pakistan. Tegpo streams are its tributaries. It rises on diversion of the river occurred recently (about 4000 years ago), of Panchkula district in Haryana state is part of the Sutlej It enters Himachal at Shipki ( altitude = 6,608 metres ) and flows in the South-Westerly direction through Kinnaur, Shimla, Kullu, Solan, Mandi and Bilaspur districts. [2] About – Sutlej River, Sutlej River is one of those rivers, which are located in the province of Punjab. Flowing northwestward and then west-southwestward through Himalayan gorges.Its water was a source of dispute between India and Pakistan until 1960, when the countries concluded the Indus Waters Treaty, which allocated the water of the Sutlej to India in exchange for exclusive Pakistani rights to the Indus and its western tributaries. The Zhangzhung built a towering palace in the Upper Sutlej Valley called Kyunglung, the ruins of which still exist today near the village of Moincêr, southwest of Mount Kailash (Mount Ti-se). Its corse in Himachal Pradesh is 320 km. It then has its main knee heading west-southwest for about 360 kilometres (220 mi) to meet the Beas River near Makhu, Firozpur district, Punjab state. 142) परवर्ती साहित्य में इसका प्रचलित नाम 'शतद्रु' या 'शतद्रू' (सौ शाखाओं वाली) है। हिन्दू पौराणिक ग्रंथ वाल्मीकि रामायण में केकय से अयोध्या आते समय दशरथ पुत्र भरत के शतद्रु नदी को पार करने का वर्णन है- 'ह्लादिनीं दूरपारां च प्रत्यक् स्रोतस्तरंगिणीम् शतद्रुमतस्छीमान्नदीभिक्ष्वाकुनन्दनः।' वाल्मीकि रामायण, अयोध्या काण्ड 71,2. Many new tracts have been brought under cultivation but the water supplies remain static.