Mystical Land of Kinnaur

Catching a bus on a chilly morning of Shimla, I started my journey towards the incredible land of Kinnaur, unaware of the adventure that awaited me. Carefully reserving my front seat next to the driver, I made sure to catch the best of this picturesque landscape. The journey was enticing. I was travelling through the…

Into the wild with Aamod Resort, Shoghi

The pleasure of walking amidst pathless pine trees, the happiness of sensing the fresh breeze of air, embracing the melodic twittering and a distant whistle of toy train I reached Aamod at Shoghi and the first thing which attracted me towards this resort was the set up. The sole look at Aamod impressed me in…

Celebration of 10th Guru Padmasambhaba Puja (Prayer) and Vajra Nyitham (Lama or Mask Dance) at Palpung Sherabling Monastic Seat

This blog is in continuation to my last blog where I shared about a stupa at Palpung Sherabling Monastic Seat which is dedicated to Veteran actor Kabir Bediโ€™s mom (Click here) I visited this monastery last November in Kangra district, Himachal during the celebration of 10th Guru Padmasambhaba Puja and Vajra Nyitham which is known…

Baijnath: Why they don’t celebrate Dussehra

Dussehra which is also popularly known as Vijayadashmi symbolises the prevalence of good over evil. This day is a commemoration of Lord Rama’s victory over King Ravana, who had cleverly abducted his wife, Sita. As the country will be rejoicing in the festive mood, let us take you through Baijnath- a small sleepy town in…