mandalpatti peak camping

Short story from Mandalpatti, Madikeri

We arrived at this place in the evening with hope to camp on one of the peak but all our dreams were ruined when the check post guard asked us to come back before 6 pm and do not camp as an elephant or other wild animal do come at night. To scared us more, … Continue reading Short story from Mandalpatti, Madikeri

Short story from Key Monastery, Kaza, Spiti

I had been to Leh once through Manali-Leh highway so we decided to travel through Spiti road this time. The most dangerous road to travel on in India, I wish I had taken flight to Leh instead of traveling by road this time. After riding for almost 12 hours a day, we decided to stay … Continue reading Short story from Key Monastery, Kaza, Spiti

Hajo group of temple assam

Short story of double Holi celebration at Hayagriva-Madhab temple, Hajo, Assam, India

Hajo is considered as a home of Indo-Tibetian people who came to northeast India crossing Brahmaputra and Tista Rivers long ago. Some of the tribes migrated and settled out at Hajo area of Assam. The famous temple in Hajo is Hayagriva temple or stone temple of Hajo(among Hajo group of temples ) which was build in … Continue reading Short story of double Holi celebration at Hayagriva-Madhab temple, Hajo, Assam, India

monkey tree shiroh lilly trek ukhrul manipur

The story of Siroi Lilly, Manipur. The Rarest plant in world

Siroi Lilly or Shirui Lilly is one of the rarest plants of the world which is found only on the top of Siroi Hill, Manipur, India during June-July. It is believed that during the British rule, Britishers tried to move it to another place but after a long struggle they abandoned the idea of moving it … Continue reading The story of Siroi Lilly, Manipur. The Rarest plant in world

road trip in arunachal pradesh mechuka village

Short story of Guru Nanak Lama in Arunachal pradesh, India

In around 1980, Sikh regiment was posted in this border village of India. Till late 1990, there was no road to connect this village from other parts of India, only means of transport was subsidized government chopper. So this area became accessible to travelers only a few years ago. But an interesting story tells that … Continue reading Short story of Guru Nanak Lama in Arunachal pradesh, India