Tag: Indian Temple

On a Golden Chariot

South India

Suddenly, noise fills the air. A band of dancers and drummers had assembled, and no sooner did we...
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Hampi: The Empire strikes back

Destinations, South India • 3 Comments

There are two sides of Hampi. One for the new age carefree tourists seeking tranquillity, crammed in a side which is strangely defended,...
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Ahobilam Temple: Trek in the Nallamala Range

Destinations, South India • 4 Comments

The idea behind a trip to Ahobilam, was out of the blue, out of some casual talk, idle browsing on internet, and then sealed by Andhra...
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My ‘earthly’ experience: Kurnool escapade

Destinations, South India • 13 Comments

It was more like an urge – to take the open road, the uncharted ways, make no itinerary, halt at...
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Dwarka – of Krishna and Meera

Destinations, West India • 13 Comments

A long, tiring drive across flat, featureless and arid landscape of west Gujarat brought me to Dwarka. The last stage of drive from Rajkot...
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Hampi: An Indian Rome


It was like moving on a movie set, a place so dramatic in its natural form, is hard to imagine. Unreal and bewitching, the ruins of Hampi,...
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An Ode to Sun Temple, Modhera


A ride, of some 125 kms from Ahmedabad, leads you into the quaint town of Mehsana, famous for the...
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