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  • On the Buddhist trail

    On the Buddhist trail

    Kaushambi Spread over two sites, the remains of Kaushambi are associated with the sixth-and ninth-year sermons of Lord Buddha. The site has a fort near the river Yamuna, believed to date sixth century BC, with signs of occupation from eight century BC to sixth century AD. There is also a 25 m high stupa with the same diameter, a sandstone column of the Ashokan period and relics of various historic periods. Allahabad is about an hour from Kaushambi, [...]

    Read More 28-8-2017
  • A paradise for spiritualists

    A paradise for spiritualists

    Situated in the northern part of India and having awesome beauty and calm serenity of the stately Himalayas, Uttaranchal – the “Devbhumi” that has attracted tourists and pilgrims from all over the world. Sacred pilgrimages of different religions including the world famous Char Dham or the four Hindu pilgrimage destinations of Shri Badrinath Kedarnath, Gangotri, Yamunotri; the sacred Sikh pilgrimage of Hemkund - Lokpal, Nanakmatta [...]

    Read More 18-8-2017
  • Bhoramdeo Mahotsav or Festival

    Bhoramdeo Mahotsav or Festival

    Bhoramdeo is dedicated to the tribal god Bhoram (a form of Shiva). This temple is also known as the “Khajuraho of Chhattisgarh” due to its erotic sculptures. This temple was built during the reign of the Nagavanshi king Gopal Dev and dates back to the 7th-11th century A.D. It lies at the foothills of the Maikal hill range. There is a large lotus covered pond opposite the temple, where boating can be done. The Bhoramdeo Mahotsav [...]

    Read More 24-8-2017
  • Indias Top Rail Journeys

    Indias Top Rail Journeys

    India’s Top Rail Journeys The Great rail Journeys of India unveil the grandeur of the majestic Himalaya, the great Indian desert. The Undulating Deccan Plateau. The quaint hill stations, colorful Rajasthan and the enigmatic western coast. Our selection this month features the five illustrious train journeys. Welcome abroad. Toy Train Nilgiri The beautiful journey by the Nilgiri Mountain toy train offers a real memorable experience. [...]

    Read More 16-8-2017
  • Holi celebration in Barsana are riotous and fun filled

    Holi celebration in Barsana are riotous and fun filled

    The Krishna story is never complete without a visit to Barsana, roughly 40 km from Vrindavan. The 17-km stretch, which takes off from the Delhi-Agra main road. On the way you can see peacocks, herons and cranes roaming freely in the green fields and the sun setting behind the keekar trees. Barsana is known for the Radha Rani temple which is set atop a hill, and you have to walk 200 steps to pay obeis ance to the deity. If you want to avoid [...]

    Read More 23-8-2017