The lord settled himself as the queen was relentless in her desire but then there can be only one king in the state. When the lord is there, how can there is another king to rule. A big question, so to pacify, the king built a beautiful temple. The interesting part is that, it took… Continue reading The Ram Rajya … Orchha
The soul has been given its own ears to hear things mind does not understand ... Rumi Rumi stated it beautifully and what more when you come down to a small western coast township of Gokarna holds a spiritual and blissful feel. It was almost evening when we were struggling to find our place to… Continue reading Art & Leisure – Gokarna
Banavasi, the names connects to being the oldest and the first capital of Karnataka is today a quite sleepy town with its beautiful Pineapple farms and the majestic Madhukeshwara temple. Looking at the temple one can certainly say that this place would have been a high activity place. The Kadamba dynasty was the first dynasty… Continue reading Pineapples at Madhukeshwara .. Sweetener of Karnataka
Ever felt lost and found with awe... Bateshwar, near Morena, Madhya Pradesh is just the place that would make you feel that. When Google fumbles with the path, and you trust technology too much, then be rest assured, you will have a journey of a life time. We went through villages that would take you… Continue reading Ruins of Chambal … Bateshwar
Rain kept pounding that day, when we thought we would like to make a quick visit to the fort which had been spoken about with pride in the Ghara Kingdom. A kingdom that may not be well known in the Indian dynasty but has produced legends that are well imprinted in the local legends in… Continue reading Chota Kila and a Lioness
Being lost even when GPS seems working I think is something that we have taken up for granted. And, finding newer things and pausing to find something beautiful is a new normal then. Well Bankapur fort was one such place. We had read about the Nagareshvara Temple inside the fort and wanted to check that… Continue reading Bankapur Nagareshvara Shiva
It is so so true that life is a journey and one can discover more beauty that the destination alone. Our plan was very clear that we reach Galaganath temple before 3 pm so that we could return to Haveri before sun down. We were travelling from Chitradurga fort post our lovely time at the… Continue reading Haralahalli Shivan!!
The first time that I heard of Bishnupur, it did not rekindle any feelings. Yeah, like any other local town in India, this could yet another city. Now, the mind does play tricks and I happened to start reading about this town and what got me excited was that this small town some 130 odd… Continue reading Terracotta Adda – Bishnupur
It was really an eire morning when we finally conjured our thoughts to make it to one of the scariest places in India. Bhangarh!!! A place that was never on our tourist map and when one hears that it is one of the scariest places on earth it certainly deserves a visit. So what, you… Continue reading Cursed Palace!!
Two pairs of eyes that shine!! ... Rugged & tough skin... Fangs that slither out to check the air... All this and that is active at night too.. Well, all this and more at Chennai.. Yes, Chennai!!!.. The Crocodile park on East Coast Road (ECR) has got a special attraction for both kids & adults to… Continue reading Croc Night Walk