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A mesmerizing rail journey from Kolhapur to Mt. Abu, Rajasthan with my family, where I saw and experienced possibly the most beautiful, colorful and serene side of India. Mount Abu is a popular hill station in the Aravalli Range in Sirohi district of Rajasthan state in western India near the border with Gujarat. The mountain forms a distinct rocky plateau 22 km

Holla Mohalla is a Sikh festival celebrated annually in the month of Phalguna, a day after Holi. It is a weeklong festival which revolves around daytime demonstrations of ‘Gatka’, the Sikh martial art, and other military sports. The origin of this festival dates back to Guru Gobind Singh, the 10th Guru

In a travel group called ‘Sanchari’ ( Means traveler in Malayalam), I met a guy who is also working in Chennai. He suggested me to visit this place called – Gingee Fort. I Googled it and found the place to be very intriguing. According to it’s wiki page, the fort

The otherwise small town of Pushkar in the state of Rajasthan, hosts the largest Camel fair on earth in the months of October – November annually. It originally began as a festival to honor Lord Brahma, the creator of the universe, but has become the largest event for livestock trading.

Some cities are defined by their history, some by their memories, some by their architecture, some by the people who live in them. Delhi is said to have all of these, but something in addition. Delhi has been an epitome of India’s history with its succession of glory and disaster,

When it comes to the important world heritage sites in India, the ruins of Hampi hold the top position in the prestigious list. Located in northern Karnataka close to the Andhra Pradesh border and near the city of ‘Hosapete’, Hampi was established as the capital of the Hindu Vijayanagara Empire