New Year Day or Coming out of a Year and Going into Another…

Sunrise, Goa I guess as a blogger I must recount the year gone by as we all stand at this juncture of the year gone by and the one standing before us. So, what did I achieve in the past year? Well, I sent two important books to publishers, so it was not all that … Continue reading

My travels through the Himalayas VI – Simla to Spiti via Kinnaur

Travel to Tabo Monastery in Spiti – Ajanta of the Himalayas This is the last post in the series on My Travels Through the Himalayas. I hope you have enjoyed travelling through these majestic mountains with me. Do continue reading the blog for posts on other topics. The most exotic places in Himachal lie in … Continue reading

Hello World! Happy Diwali!!

Diwali the Festival of Light in South Asia Diwali is one of the most important Hindu¬†festivals celebrated in India and Nepal. In North India, it is celebrated as the day when Rama returned to his kingdom of Ayodhya after killing Ravana and completing his 14 years of exile period. However, in eastern India, especially Bengal,¬†it … Continue reading