- Agra - IndiaI'm not sure there is much more to say about Agra other than the Taj Mahal lived up to all expectations!
We had been told the city was extremely hot at this time of year and so booked into a hotel, Posted by ClareRoach in The Big One! | Jun 15, 2015
- Tikku's Travelthon- It's PhilosophyTikku’s Travelthon and it’s Philosophy
Through my travelthon i wish to explore the world with my unique perspective . I want to taste , feel , love and explore things that captivate me and engage me . I want to explore Posted by Anuj Tikku in Tikku's Travelthon | Jun 15, 2015
- Kashmir Where Jesus came to dieKashmir - Where Jesus Came To Die
It’s called the crown of India . A valley so beautiful and so abundant with the gifts of nature that it is compared to heaven’s . Mughals made it their summer capital and so Posted by Anuj Tikku in Tikku's Travelthon | Jun 15, 2015
- The Saint's Of The EastThe Holy Men of Asia
India being such an ancient and wondurus civilisation is the land of holy men , aesthetic , Sadu’s and Saints. My travels took me to far away places which are the gem’s of indian spirituality Posted by Anuj Tikku in Tikku's Travelthon | Jun 15, 2015
- The Beautiful Leh....Part - III....Likir MonasteryThe Likir Monastery or gompa is one of the oldest and well maintained monasteries in Ladakh district in Jammu and Kashmir. The monastery is located in Likir village is believed to have been in existence since 11th century.
[img=http://photos.travellers Posted by anuj1975 in The Beautiful India.... | Jun 15, 2015
- The Beautiful Leh....Part - II...Alchi and around...
Alchi is a village and monastery in the Leh district of Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, situated on the bank of Indus River 70 km downstream from the capital in Leh. Unlike the other gompas in Ladakh, Alchi is Posted by anuj1975 in The Beautiful India.... | Jun 14, 2015
- Ashrams of IndiaThe Ashram’s Of The East
India is the land of sages , philosophers , saints and spiritual healers . It is thus but natural that it is a land over flowing with Ashrams . These are centres of religious ,theological and Posted by Anuj Tikku in Tikku's Travelthon | Jun 13, 2015
- In Search Of With InThe Search of With In
My meandering ways and my travels through india took me to a most fascinating place . Situated in the bustling town of Pune to a mystical ashram called the OSHO international Centre . The Ashram was Posted by Anuj Tikku in Tikku's Travelthon | Jun 13, 2015
- Sin Free HaridwarReligious hubs such as Hardwar should be on the must-see list of foreign tourists who want to experience the “real” India. Crowds of devotees streaming to the ghats are hypnotic. The single-minded quest to wash away one’s sins by taking Posted by Anuj Tikku in Tikku's Travelthon | Jun 13, 2015
- Mini update.....So...it's been a while since we last blogged....this is for a number of reasons mainly very unreliable wifi, wifi only available in mosquito ridden areas and being so busy trying to fit too much in!
So, although the last post Posted by LesLegumes in Indian travels and a Sri Lankan sojourn | Jun 13, 2015
- The Beautiful Leh...PART-I.....Spituk Gompa and area around.
Spituk Monastery, also better as Spituk Gompa or Pethup Gompa, is a Buddhist monastery i Posted by anuj1975 in The Beautiful India.... | Jun 12, 2015
- Love Love Love Pushkar - RajasthanIf I'd been writing this yesterday you would be reading a very different story.
We arrived in Rajasthan after a long and tiring journey - two planes and two taxis. Checked in and went to bed. Yesterday morning, on Posted by ClareRoach in The Big One! | Jun 10, 2015
- WHY LIVE IN INDIA?WHY LIVE IN INDIA?
This is now my fourth visit to India! I’ve wanted to record my experiences, consistently, in some form – but have been too lazy to do so! That’s a shame really, as some of my experiences have Posted by PeterBoasman in South Goan Adventure | Jun 10, 2015
Today I didn't set my alarm for meditation or yoga and woke up naturally at 6.00 a.m. Typical! Anyway turned out to be such a good day.
We left the Ashram around mid-day (I know mad dogs and Englishman Posted by ClareRoach in The Big One! | Jun 8, 2015
- New DelhiDay One
I arrive in New Delhi and am about to start the Asian half of my dream trip around the world. I took an Air India flight from Leonardo da Vinci International Airport in Rome, to Indira Gandhi International Airport. Posted by Jules98 in My Dream Trip Around the World | Jun 8, 2015
- Kolkata- A tale of Two Bridges….Howrah Bridge is a cantilever bridge with a suspended span over the Hooghly River in West Bengal, India. Commissioned in 1943, the bridge was originally named the New Howrah Bridge, because it replaced a pontoon bridge at the same location Posted by anuj1975 in The Beautiful India.... | Jun 7, 2015
- NamasteApologies for the late blog but we've been pretty busy since we arrived! So.... what are we doing? Where are we going? How did we get here?
Well, let us tell you... Posted by Team India 2015 in The Blog with No Name……. Yet! | Jun 7, 2015
- The Meditation CaveOur lovely host offered us an opportunity for some sightseeing today which we readily jumped at. We still did our morning classes and therapy and were ready at 2.30 as requested. A car had been organised and the Posted by ClareRoach in The Big One! | Jun 6, 2015
- Rishikesh - IndiaWe made it!! which isn't as easy as it sounds. I won't bore you with all the details surrounding catching and travelling by bus, suffice to say we won't be rushing to do it again. Trains and Posted by ClareRoach in The Big One! | Jun 5, 2015
- Sukhna Lake....Sukhna Lake is a beautiful lake that lies in the foothills of Shivalik range. The unique thing about Sukhna is that it is a manmade lake. It is a 3 km long lake that was created in the year 1958.
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/747402/large_IMG_ Posted by anuj1975 in The Beautiful India.... | Jun 5, 2015
- A royal Rajasthani weddingAlthough we meet genuinely kind and helpful people on the road, we don't really expect to keep in touch with most. So when Veerbhadra "Veebu" Singh, patriarch of the Deogarh (Rajasthan) royal Posted by SpiceChronicles in The Spice Chronicles | Jun 3, 2015
- KULDHARA: AN ABANDONED AND CURSED VILLAGE NEAR JAISALMER
All of us have had an encounter with a ghost or heard an eerie ghost story. The village of Kuldhara is a ghost village that has been abandoned since 1800s. It is said to carry a curse of the villagers Posted by anuj1975 in The Beautiful India.... | Jun 2, 2015
- TANOT MATA TEMPLE NEAR JAISALMER RAJASTHAN…..Tanot is a place located at a distance of 120 Km from Jaisalmer and name Tanot is named on goddess Tanot. One major town Ramgarh falling in between. After Ramgarh, are miles and miles of nothingness and empty sand dunes. Posted by anuj1975 in The Beautiful India.... | Jun 2, 2015
- BADA BAGH CENOTAPHS :IN OUTSKIRTS OF JAISALMER....Bada Bagh, also called Barabagh (literally Big Garden) is a garden complex about 6 km north of Jaisalmer. It contains a set of royal cenotaphs, or chhatris of Maharajas of Jaisalmer state.
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/747402/large_IMG_5821. Posted by anuj1975 in The Beautiful India.... | Jun 2, 2015
- Dubai - IndiaDelhi - where to start?
Flew through the airport and into a taxi feeling pretty confident. Then we hit the traffic. Chaos like you've never seen, cars, buses, bikes, tut tuts, rickshaws and people walking along the equivalent to Posted by ClareRoach in The Big One! | Jun 2, 2015