Short Story-Bodhgaya , Bihar

In above picture is Lama doing evening prayer and meditation inside Bodhgaya temple.I tried to click when his eyes were closed but somehow he sensed my presence and I got this photograph. Most people already know this fact that Buddhist people are considered as peace-loving people around the world and even Bhutan is considered as … Continue reading Short Story-Bodhgaya , Bihar

Bullet Points – Around Trimbak, Nasik & Shirdi

Trimbakeshwar Mumbai to Trimbakeshwar - the first 70-80km of the ride are boring. The real ride starts with the Ghats of Igatpuri, and keeps on getting better till you reach Trimbak. On any given day (monsoon or not), I will choose to ride to Trimbak over Lonavala). In & Around Trimbak Trimbak is nestled in … Continue reading Bullet Points – Around Trimbak, Nasik & Shirdi

Meenakshi Temple of Madurai(India Bike Trip contd.)

Wikipedia says, 'Located on the banks of River Vaigai, Madurai has been a major settlement for two millennia and is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world'. It also says, 'Madurai is closely associated with the Tamil language, as all three primary congregations of Tamil scholars, the Third, were held in the … Continue reading Meenakshi Temple of Madurai(India Bike Trip contd.)

The Best of Rameshwaram on a Bullet (India Bike Trip contd.)

Rameshwaram, a beautiful little island known for its religious significance, connected to the mainland with legendary bridges is one of the few destinations that I just couldn't get enough of. The island, covering just 67 square kilometers offers so many contrasting experiences - from hyperactive gigantic temples to the church ruins of a destroyed city, … Continue reading The Best of Rameshwaram on a Bullet (India Bike Trip contd.)

Bhubaneswar , City of Gods

When we think about gods in India , our mind start thinking about places such as Varanasi , Rishikesh and few more. But Bhubaneswar is a place in east India which is no less than other famous holy places of India. There used to 7000 temples in Bhubaneswar in ancient time(that is the reason it … Continue reading Bhubaneswar , City of Gods