India remains to this day an exotic land for most of the world; someplace everyone wants to be, and experience the good life. As the general trend in the tourism sector shifts towards greener and more extravagant pastures, the ever-increasing number of Indian luxury travelers is expected to top the
Amarnath Yatra is an annual trip undertaken by various Hindu pilgrims. The pilgrimage is towards the sacred shrine of Shiva to worship the sacred symbol of Lord Shiva. This sacred symbol is considered to be spiritually formed every year, out of ice. This year Amarnath Yatra is all set to
The Calling In all my trips so far seeking Shirdi Sai Baba’s blessings, I’ve always returned with peace and gratitude. However, this time when I felt the inner call to visit Baba, I was in turmoil. My tight schedule did not let me take a break and be back at
It was at a gathering that a traveler mentioned in hushed tones. She told the incredulous expressions gathered around her that she had seen mysterious shimmery lights rise and fall into the lake. They had an ethereal feel that just couldn’t be described in earthly terms. Some eyes rounded up
A smile sets the heart fluttering and the world recedes into a muted backdrop. Everything else is just an intrusion when all you want is to share all the time you can with that someone special in your journey to the epitome of love. Just the two of you. And
Char Dham Yatra By Helicopter for Best Spiritual Journey In the mountainous Garhwal region of Uttaranchal, there is a sought after Hindu pilgrimage circuit known as the chota Char Dham Yatra and dedicated to two Shaktis (goddesses Yamuna and Ganga) and two gods (Shiva and Vishnu). This was a pilgrimage
The Himalayan mountains have offered some of the most breathtaking and spiritually satisfying pilgrimage tours in India. Be it Sri Hemkund Sahib in Uttarakhand, or the Amarnath and Mata Vaishno Devi in Jammu and Kashmir. The former two are situated at a height of 4633m and 5186m respectively, taking them
It is the systematic arrangements in place that attracts me to Mata Vaishno Devi’s temple in the Trikuta hills at Katra. If it is spiritual quest one is seeking, then the shaded walk hugging the hillside gives ample space to delve on thoughts that go deeper than the everyday life.