Kasar Devi Temple , Almora
About Kasar Devi Temple
A hilltop temple of Kasar Devi also known as Crank's Ridge, 8km north of Almora, is the pleasant hamlet of Kasar Devi. Also nicknamed as“hippieland” by some of the locals, it plays host to a thriving long-term travellers’ scene.
The list of famous people who've visited, some for extended stays, includes Bob Dylan, Cat Stevens, Timothy Leary, Allen Ginsburg, and Swami Vivekananda, who meditated at the hilltop Kasar Devi Temple.