Why I chose to do Kailash Mansarovar Yatra NOW?

~There is NEVER TOMORROW. The Time is NOW~ ~Has it ever happened with you that you read about a place and you suddenly start hearing stories about it from everywhere, some of it eye opening too. You will also start noticing random people posting pictures online, which will force you to make a secret wish…

Bandipur- A Quaint Town of Nepal

An ancient natural fortified market town, Bandipur is a jewel often overlooked by tourists visiting Nepal. Bandipur is Nepal’s best kept secret which still gives that rare hint of being discovered for the first time. Don’t miss its eagle nest location, idyllic farms and orange groves. After catching all the live action of Indra Jatra,…

Understanding the Evolution of Indra Jatra in Depth

This is in continuation to my last blog where I took you through all the action packed fun of Indra Jatra and Kumari Jatra, which I attended recently in Nepal. This blog essentially is focused upon understanding the evolution of Indra Jatra over the period, from the time it was introduced in Kathmandu Kathmandu was…

Celebrating Indra Jatra & Kumari Jatra of Nepal

The drum beating gets louder and the crowd surges a little. I hear a deafening noise and run to catch a sight. A stream of young men comes running into the square followed by an elaborately decorated team dressed as a white elephant called Pullu Kisi. The elephant is looking for his master Indra and…

Charming Lansdowne

It was during the hot summers of May when my heart urged for a quick escape to mountains for fresh breeze. The idea was to relax and enjoy amidst soothing beauty of nature but I didn’t want the crowd besides me as well. I was searching for the nearest hill stations from Delhi and that’s…