This sacred Yatra starts from Nanda Devi Temple of Nauti village of Chamoli district and ends in Roop Kund where thousands of skeletons can be seen. The local people say that the Goddess Nanda Devi went from the village to Nanda Devi Parbat in this time. Hence, there occur very heavy rainfall when the Yatra starts and it is said and feels like Goddess is crying. Goddess Nanda Devi was born in this Kumaon region. And thus, this Yatra is arranged in the memory of goddess Nanda Devi where all the members of society take part and Thakurs play Bhankauras and Bhramins take care of parasols.
There are many beliefs and faith to this sacred temple of Nanda Devi in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand where many people come from different parts of the country to worship and pray here.