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Posted by Priyanka Lahiri on December 30, 2012

Khotachi Wadi, Mumbai It’s an oasis suspended in time. Khotachi Wadi is a tiny hamlet located in South Mumbai’s Girgaum district which among other things is famous for a pristine…

Posted by Shashank Shekhar on December 25, 2012

Ambaji Temple Ambaji temple is one of the most important pilgrimage spots in India especially during the Navratri festival with the town (also called Ambaji) recording footfalls of over 30…

Posted by Shashank Shekhar on December 24, 2012

Navratri in Ahmedabad During the nine days of Navratri, the city of Ahmedabad dons the look of a bejeweled bride elated with festivities all around. The days are quiet but…

Posted by Shashank Shekhar on December 21, 2012

The ride to Bhuj from Vadodara was a rickety one as the comfortable multi-axle sleepers gave way to the old Tata buses of yore… But then as you approach Kutch…

Posted by Shashank Shekhar on December 13, 2012

The Mahakali or Kalimata Temple of Pavagadh is one of the most popular pilgrimage destinations in Gujarat and during the nine days of Navratri, Pilgrims pour into Pavagadh not just…

Posted by Shashank Shekhar on December 7, 2012

I had met Danny Bent, a junior school teacher from Richmond in UK, a couple of years ago when he had bicycled over 15,000 kilometers and crossed 13 countries to…

Posted by Shashank Shekhar on November 20, 2012

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Posted by Priyanka Lahiri on November 20, 2012

Historically the Hindus along with the Greeks, Romans, Hebrews and even the Aztecs were known to slaughter animals as offerings to appease the Gods. The Hindus performed great fire sacrifices…

Posted by Shashank Shekhar on November 19, 2012

Ganesh Chaturthi 2013 – A celebration of reincarnation of Mumbai’s favourite God… Ganesh Chaturthi 2013 or Ganesh Utsav refers to the birth anniversary of one of India’s most beloved gods,…

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